What to Do in the Event of Death.

Special Benefit for Funeral Expenses

Ministère du Travail, de l'Emploi et de la Solidarité sociale

Applying for the Special Benefit for Funeral Expenses Related to the Death of Someone Who Was Receiving Social Assistance or Social Security

Important Notice

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To apply for the special benefit for funeral expenses related to the death of someone who was receiving social assistance or social security, the form Application for the payment of funeral expenses must be completed and sent, along with the required documents, to the local employment centre.

To find a local employment centre, use the online locator service.

Note
Before applying for the special benefit for funeral expenses, an application for a death benefit must be sent to Retraite Québec. The application must be filed within 60 days following the death.

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