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Fort McMurray: Important Notice

The Government of Canada is committed to helping Canadians affected by the Fort McMurray forest fire in northern Alberta. For more information, consult the Important Notice web page.

Bay de Verde: Important Notice

The Government of Canada is committed to helping Canadians affected by the Bay de Verde fish plant fire in Newfoundland.

In order to serve workers and community members affected by this situation, Service Canada staff are available on site in Old Perlican (approximately 10 kilometres from Bay de Verde) to provide individualized service for an extended period.

The Old Perlican Service Canada office is located at:

John Hoskins Community Centre
575 A Main Street
Old Perlican, Newfoundland and Labrador

Effective May 2nd, 2016 and until further notice, the office will be open Wednesdays from 9:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.

Service Canada is making every effort to provide direct support and assistance to these workers and the community during this difficult time.

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Complete the census questionnaire today

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Completed questionnaires will provide valuable information that will be used by all levels of government to make decisions about your neighbourhood and community. Information obtained through the census is needed to plan services such as child care, schooling, family services, housing, public transportation and skills training for employment.

Apply online for your Canada Pension Plan retirement pension

The Canada Pension Plan (CPP) retirement pension provides a monthly benefit to eligible Canadians. Use My Service Canada Account for convenient, fast and secure access to your CPP information and apply online.

Introducing the new Canada Child Benefit

The Government of Canada is introducing a new Canada Child Benefit to replace the current system of child benefits. Find out more information.

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