The Canadian Entertainment Industry Retirement Plan (CEIRP) was established as an easy means for industry members who work for lots of different employers for short periods of time to save for retirement. IATSE Local 891 negotiates to ensure that each production that members work for make a contribution towards the members' retirement. Members who aren't sure if they are enrolled in CEIRP can check the enrollment page for more details.
The Plan was originally established in 2004 by IATSE Local 891, and has since become the "National" plan, with:
Enrolled With the RRSP Plan? Check enrollment for more information.
CEIRP offers Tax-free Savings Accounts (TFSA) as an additional investment option for unrestricted non-registered contributions.
For more information, download the TFSA information (PDF), or view a presentation here. TFSA enrollment and contribution material is also available on the CEIRP plan website, or contact Great-West Life at 1-800-724-3402 for more information.
CEIRP members can now make lump-sum contributions to their registered accounts (RRSP and TFSA) through the bill payment section of their online banking. Details. (PDF)
Available to enrolled members of the CEIRP plan, iAcquaint provides information on investing, preparing for retirement, solving a debt problem, and much more. For more information, download the iAcquant information sheet. (PDF), or access the tool at www.grsaccess.com.
To check personal account information, login to Great-West Life (GWL). Please have your grsaccess id / password, as provided by GWL, available. To retrieve forgotten login details, contact GWL at: 1-800-724-3402, quoting Group Plan #62724.
The RRSP Group Plan Administrator can provide an information package, explain how the Plan works and the types of investments available. Please contact us for details.
If you do not have your user ID, please contact Dispatch at 604-664-8916 or Reception at 604-664-8910 and they will provide it. Please note that in order to obtain your UserID over the phone you must provide the following information:
Additionally, if your UserID is re-issued over the phone, it is Union policy to reset your password at the same time.
If you have forgotten your password, please call Dispatch at 604-664-8916. Upon providing your Social Insurance Number for verification, your password will be reset.