Learn about the benefits, accountability, and initiatives of the United Church pension plan.

Please read the Pension Plan Summary for an introduction to the plan. To learn more, view the Pension playlist on The United Church of Canada’s YouTube channel.

For an overview of retirement planning, sign up for the Pension Information Seminar with United in Learning.


A few times a year we offer online seminars about your pension plan. These are offered through United in Learning, where you can check for upcoming webinars and watch recordings of past sessions. Sign up for United in Learning’s e-newsletter to get notices of all upcoming webinars.


The Pension Plan Annual Report, published every summer, can be found in the Document Library. You can request a print copy by contacting us.

Visit the Document Library for more relevant documents for pension plan members, including:

  • Governance Review
  • Governance Chart
  • Pension Board and Committee Bios
  • Definition of Spouse for Pension Plan Purposes
  • Statement of Beliefs and Guiding Principles
  • Pension Plan Funding Policy

Pension and Benefits Deductions

To assist you in budgeting and determining the deduction amounts for pension, core and optional benefits, as well as taxable benefit for group insurance to be reported through payroll, please visit the Budgeting Tools for Treasurers.