On-Reserve Income Assistance (IA) AND the Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB)

If you are receiving On-Reserve Income Assistance Benefits you MAY NOT be eligible for CERB and MAY HAVE to repay benefits at a later date through other Government of Canada benefits that you are entitled to such as Income Tax Refund, GST, OAS, GIS, etc.

It is your responsibility to review the eligibility criteria on line as you apply. We have some general information below.

Please click the link to a pdf with further links to information from the Government of Canada Website.