Change in Status
Life happens and sometimes you need to make benefit changes outside of your initial enrolment.
If you experience a qualifying life event, you have 31 days to make changes to your benefits. The changes you make must be consistent with the event. Contact Sun Life at 1-866-881-0583 if you have a qualifying life event.
Qualifying Life Events
- Change in employment status, such as part-time to full-time (Will have 31 days to enrol)
- Birth, adoption or death of a child (if this causes a change in coverage status)
- Divorce/legal separation
- Eligibility of a common-law spouse when the 12-month cohabitation requirement has been satisfied
- Gain/loss of Extended Health and/or Dental benefit coverage for you or a dependant
- Death of a family member
- Adding or removing eligible dependants for Extended Health and Dental benefits