Child Assistance Measure
ClienteleAnyone responsible for the care and education of a child under 18 years of age who was born outside Québec or who was adopted.
RequirementsTo be eligible, the person must meet the following requirements:
The amount of the child assistance payment varies depending on the following factors:
The amount of the child assistance payment is adjusted every year in July.
Child Assistance Payment Amounts for 2017
The child assistance payment ends in the following situations:
In these cases, he or she must file an application in one of the following ways:
My AccountYou can also access the Application for Child Assistance Payments online service through My Account – Québec Pension Plan and Child Assistance (clicSÉQUR authentication required) if you are registered, or directly on the Retraite Québec website. For the date and amount of your next child assistance payment or to track the progress of your application, you can use the My Account – Québec Pension Plan and Child Assistance online service (clicSÉQUR authentication required) if you are registered.
Retraite Québec makes the first child assistance payment within a maximum period of 40 days following receipt of the declaration of birth by the Directeur de l’état civil.
The proof provided must be
Retraite Québec C.P. 7777 Québec (Québec)
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