As workplaces begin to open up again, questions are being asked about the ability to purchase leave related to COVID-19.
This is the link to the MPP website that explains how the purchase of service works.
|Leaves, time off and wage changes – Municipal – Municipal
If your work situation changes because of COVID-19, your pension could be affected. Learn about your options if you take a leave, have your hours reduced, are temporarily laid off or receive temporary pandemic pay.
For purchase of leave, there is usually a 3-year employment requirement but due to the pandemic, this provision has been waived.
For members that have specific inquiries about your own situation, they should contact the Pension Corporation for assistance.