Social Security Tribunal of Canada

Our mandate

The Social Security Tribunal (SST) is an independent administrative tribunal that makes decisions on social security appeals

We’re committed to providing Canadians with an appeal process that’s simple, quick and fair. 

We hear appeals related to:

Learn more about what we do, and the context in which we do our work.

The SST is separate and independent from Service Canada, the Canada Employment Insurance Commission (CEIC) and Employment and Social Development Canada (ESDC). If you disagree with a reconsideration decision from Service Canada, you can appeal to the SST. 

Learn more about how we work within government.  

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