Survivor benefits are a key feature of the OMERS pension plan, and part of our commitment to providing a secure future for members and their survivors. Learn more below about OMERS survivor benefits, what to do when a member dies, and useful information on government benefits and support organizations.
Find out how the OMERS survivor pension paid to the eligible spouse of a deceased OMERS member.
Learn about survivor pension
There are different ways OMERS survivor benefits are calculated, depending on whether death occurred before or after retirement.
Learn how survivor benefits are calculated
Access supporting documents and forms needed to complete an OMERS survivor benefit claim.
View supporting documents list
Find resources for dealing with the loss of a loved one.
Find information about government benefits and programs, seniors' organizations and community groups.
Find a resource
Familiarize yourself with terms used in the OMERS Plan to describe survivor benefits.