Apply for the Canada Learning Bond (CLB) – Eligibility

From Employment and Social Development Canada

2. Eligibility

Eligibility for the CLB is based on the:

Income eligibility amount

For 2017–18, the income eligibility amount for the CLB is based on the following:

Number of children Adjusted net family income 2017

Tableau 1 : Exemple de niveaux de revenu
Number of children Adjusted net family income 2017
1 to 3 Less than or equal to $45,916
4 Less than $51,809
5 Less than $57,724
6 Less than $63,640
7 Less than $69,556
8 Less than $75,472
9 Less than $81,388
10 Less than $87,304
11 Less than $93,220
12 Less than $99,136
13 Less than $105,052
14 Less than $110,968
15 Less than $116,884
16 Less than $122,800

Child eligibility

A child is eligible for the CLB if they:

Children in care, for whom a Children’s Special Allowance is payable, are eligible for the CLB.

The primary caregiver or their spouse or common-law partner requests the CLB on behalf of an eligible child.

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