Directory of Community Programs and Services in Barrie Ontario

Canada. Canada Revenue Agency

Service: Canada Dental Benefit for Children

Record #: BAR4407
Last Modified: 18 Jan 2024
Last Full Update: 18 Jan 2024


Public Comments

This benefit is available until June 30, 2024. The program is being phased out and will be replaced by the Canadian Dental Care Plan, see listing number BAR4446.

Toll Free Phone 1-800-715-8836


Address & Map
333 Laurier Ave W
Ottawa, ON K1A 0L9
Intersection Bank St and Laurier Ave
Physical Access Not Applicable


Description (Service)

Federal dental care benefit for children

  • based on net family income, tax-free payment of $260, $390, or $650 for each eligible child
  • available for two periods
  • applications open until June 30, 2024 for period from July 1, 2023 to June 30, 2024
  • maximum of two payments for each eligible child

Service Details

Legal Status (40) Federal Government
Mon-Fri 8 am-8 pm * Sat 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Canada
Eligibility Parents and guardians of children 12 years and under without access to a private dental insurance plan earning $90 000 or less in net family income.

Apply online using CRA My Account or by phone. 

To apply, you will need your:

  • child's dental care provider's name, address, and telephone number
  • child's dental appointment date
  • employer's name, address, and telephone number (if applicable)
  • spouse or common-law partner's employer's name, address, and telephone number (if applicable)

Keep your dental care receipts.

Languages English ; French
Fees None

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