As of 2015, Canada Pension Plan and Old Age Security payment dates are available at ServiceCanada.gc.ca. Direct deposits are made Jan. 28, Feb. 25, March 27, April 28, May 27 and June 26, 2015. Payments continue on July 29, Aug. 27, Sept. 28, Oct. 28, Nov. 26 and Dec. 22.
Benefits recipients who have not asked for direct deposit payments typically receive their payments during the last three business days of each month. To register for direct deposit, a recipient needs a Social Insurance number, the name of the financial institution or bank to receive the deposit, the branch transit number and an account number, according to Service Canada.