Wondering when you’ll be eligible for Old Age Security now that the roof has been raised? The answer is not universally 67. If you were born before 1958, you’ll still be eligible at 65, and for those born between 1958 and 1962, it varies. Indeed, it changes bimonthly, so here it is broken down for you. Where do you fall?
|Month of Birth||OAS/GIS Eligibility Age|
|Feb. – Mar.||65||65+6m||66||66+6m||67|
|Apr. – May||65+1m||65+7m||66+1m||66+7m||67|
|June – July||65+2m||65+8m||66+2m||66+8m||67|
|Aug. – Sept.||65+3m||65+9m||66+3m||66+9m||67|
|Oct. – Nov.||65+4m||65+10m||66+4m||66+10m||67|
|Note: m = months.|