Terms and conditions
Your use of the "My Account" website ("website") signifies that you have read and understood the terms and conditions set out below and that you agree to be bound by them.
This website is provided and maintained by British Columbia Pension Corporation (BCPC) as the administrative agent of the pension plans listed below.
BCPC maintains this website as a service to individuals who are members of, or are entitled to benefits from, one of the following:
- College Pension Plan
- Municipal Pension Plan
- Public Service Pension Plan
- Teachers' Pension Plan
- WorkSafeBC Pension Plan
collectively referred to as the "pension plans"
BCPC strives to ensure all information posted on this website is current, accurate and complete. This includes any information pertaining to the pension plans and any of your personal information that is posted on, printed from or obtained through this website. However, all such information may be subject to change at any time and may not be the most current, accurate or complete information available to BCPC. To obtain current, accurate and complete information, you must contact BCPC directly.
Also, the pension plans are governed by a number of statutes and regulations, including the Public Sector Pension Plans Act, the Pension Benefits Standards Act, the Family Law Act, the federal Income Tax Act, and the Regulations under those Acts all of which are complex and subject to change. In the event of any discrepancy between the legislation and the information you obtain from this Website, the legislation will apply.
This website is not intended to provide you with specific financial, legal, investment, pension or tax advice. When considering your options with respect to your pension benefits, you may wish to consider obtaining independent financial and legal advice.
BCPC on behalf of itself, the pension plans, its agents and employees disclaim any and all responsibility, including responsibility based on negligence or negligent misstatement, for the accuracy, completeness, reliability, usability or suitability for any particular purpose of the data, information, calculations, estimates or statements contained in or furnished by this website or for the results obtained from the use of this website. BCPC and the pension plans makes no warranties, express or implied, with respect to such data, information, calculations, estimates, statements or results obtained from the use of this website.
It is the responsibility of all persons who use this website to independently confirm the accuracy of the data, information, calculations, estimates, statements or results obtained through its use and the suitability of the use of this website for any particular purpose. Such persons should contact BCPC to obtain accurate data, information, calculations, estimates, statements or results based on a detailed review of their personal pension file.
Any person using this website does so at his or her own risk.
Any person who uses this website shall indemnify and save harmless the BCPC and the pension plans, their agents and employees, in connection with any and all losses, damages, costs, actions, suits, debts, accounts, claims and demands which the BCPC, the pension plans or their agents or employees may suffer or incur or be put to arising out of or in connection with the use of the data, information, calculations, estimates, statements or results obtained through the use of the website by that person or by any third party who was provided such data, information, calculations, estimates or statements or results by that person.
This website may contain a pension calculator, a pension estimator and a purchase cost estimator. Any information you provide and any estimates created by the calculator or the estimator are not reviewed, audited or verified by BCPC. As a result, any estimate produced by the calculator or estimator is not binding on BCPC or the pension plans. You should not rely on any such estimate in making any financial decisions, any employment decisions, or taking any action with respect to your pension benefits.
You may obtain a written estimate respecting your future pension benefit by contacting BCPC directly. Please note, however, that even an estimate produced by BCPC is still only an estimate. The actual benefit you will be entitled to receive can only be known and officially calculated when the benefit becomes payable.
Pension statement disclaimer
This website may permit users to view and print pension statements or tax information that contain personal information. Any information you provide and any statements created by the website are not reviewed, audited or verified by BCPC. As a result, any statement is not binding on BCPC or the pension plans. You should not rely on any statement in making any financial decisions, any employment decisions, or taking any action with respect to your pension benefits.
You may obtain a written statement or tax information by contacting BCPC directly.
E-mail and internet communications disclaimer
Communication by e-mail over the Internet and other publicly accessible networks is never completely secure. Any information you send by e-mail may be lost, intercepted or altered while it is being transmitted.
If you choose to send information to BCPC by e-mail, through secure messaging or over the Internet, you do so at your own risk. BCPC and the pension plans do not assume any liability for any damages you may suffer or costs you may incur as a result of sending information by e-mail or secure messaging, or should you request it, as a result of BCPC sending information to you by e-mail or secure messaging. This includes any such e-mail or secure messaging that may contain your personal or confidential information.
All information contained on this website is protected under the copyright laws of Canada and other countries. You may copy information for your own personal use, but you cannot sell, publish or distribute any information on this website or use it for commercial purposes. Any reproduction of any information contained in this website without the express written permission of BCPC is prohibited by law.
The BCPC logo and other identifying marks of BCPC are and shall remain the official marks of BCPC.
BCPC is a public body covered by the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act. By providing personal information about yourself through this website, including your contact information, you consent to the collection of this personal information by BCPC and permit BCPC to use and disclose this information for pension plan administrative purposes, including the use of such personal information to evaluate the services provided by BCPC.
As a general policy, BCPC gathers and analyzes certain information of a non-personal nature regarding site usage from all visitors to this website. Such data is used in an aggregate form to assist BCPC in determining general usage patterns and to improve the layout and functionality of BCPC's website.
Such site usage and statistical information may be disclosed to third parties at BCPC's discretion.
Unauthorized changes prohibited
Unauthorized attempts to add, change or delete data, information or results from this website are prohibited and may be punishable under the Criminal Code of Canada.
Disclaimer relating to other sites
References and links to other sites are provided as an information service only. BCPC is not responsible for the suitability, completeness and accuracy of the materials found on those referenced sites.