This year UCTE and PSAC members received a lump sum which was added to their pay on March 3, 2021. However, a few issues still need to be resolved:

  • former PSAC members — including retirees — are still waiting for their general damages payments
  • current and former members who experienced out-of-pocket expenses or severe losses due to Phoenix are still waiting for the launch of a new claims process
  • the Canada Revenue Agency’s decision to tax the general damages payment

All information regarding these points has been posted on the PSAC website:


To find out more about Phoenix damages: