Benefits for government retirees: forms and documents

Collection of benefits forms and documents for Government of Nova Scotia retirees.

This collection provides the benefits forms, documents and costs for Government of Nova Scotia retirees.

Benefits plan information

Health plan benefits for government retirees

Hospital benefits, extended health benefits, vision care services, prescription drug benefits, eligibility and how to make a claim.

Life insurance and health plan benefits at retirement: guide for government employees

What benefits may be available to you at retirement, what you need to do, how much it will cost and what’s covered.

Forms

Enroll in the Retired Employee Health Plan

Apply to enroll in retired employee group health benefits for you, your eligible spouse and any eligible dependent children.

Cancel your retired employee benefits or make changes to the status of your benefits

Cancel your Retired Employee Health Plan and life insurance or make changes to the status of your plans if you’re a Government of Nova Scotia retiree who receives the Public Service Superannuation Plan.

Nominate beneficiaries for your basic and optional life insurance plans

Nominate beneficiaries, appoint contingent beneficiaries and nominate trustees for minor beneficiaries for your basic and optional life insurance plans.

Apply for health and dental coverage for an over age dependent child

You can apply for health and dental coverage for your dependent child if they’re a student between the ages of 21 and 24.

Costs

Health and Dental Plan costs: government employees and retirees

Premium costs for the Health and Dental Plan for government employees and the Retired Employee Health Plan for retirees.

Basic and optional life benefit plan costs: government employees and retirees

Costs for group basic and optional life benefit plans for government employees and retirees.

Contracts

Health and Dental Plan Contract

Products and services payable under the Health and Dental Plan, as well as who can participate in the plan.

Life insurance policy: government employees

Agreement between the Government of Nova Scotia and Sun Life for group term life insurance, as well as who can participate in the policy.