Automatic contribution limits

Contribution limits are based on contributory earnings and credited service, and take into account the pension adjustment (PA) reporting rules of the Income Tax Act.


Contributory Earnings

Biweekly Maximum
26 Debits per Year

Monthly Maximum
12 Debits per Year

Less than $4,445

nil

nil

$4,445 - $11,522

$20.00

$40.00

$11,523 - $19,749

$38.46

$83.33

$19,750 - $27,983

$57.69

$125.00

$27,984 - $36,211

$76.92

$166.67

$36,212 - $44,444

$96.15

$208.33

$44,445 - $131,508

$115.38

$250.00

Over $131,508

$20.00

$40.00

The limits were calculated using the 2017 CPP earnings limit.