Unpaid Leaves of Absence

If you are approved by your employer for an unpaid LOA that is less than 24 months in length, you have the option to buyback this period of pensionable service, up to a maximum of 54 weeks (or 52 weeks prior to May 31, 2010). 

If you are considering taking an unpaid LOA, please contact our Member Services team.

For information about unpaid LOAs and your pension, please see the Leaves of Absence and Your Pension Fact Sheet.

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