Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, our offices are closed however we are in communication electronically.
Please send all benefit and eligibility queries to: administration@bpagroup.com and all claim inquiries to: claims@bpagroup.com. Please ensure to include your full name, certificate number and reason for inquiry, all inquiries will be handled on a priority basis within 1 business day.Click here to read an important update from your Benefits Department.
Effective January 1, 2020, OHIP will no longer cover any portion of your medical costs while travelling outside of Canada.

Vision Care

Lenses and Frames:

Up to $400.00 once every 24 months or 12 months for children under age 18. In the event that a Member submits a Claim for a Retinal Scan which was prescribed by an Ophthalmologist, the Maximum Benefit will be increased to $450.00. Eye Exams are included in the above overall $400.00 maximum – Adults between age 20 and 64 are eligible for one eye exam every 24 months to a maximum of $50.00.

This would include one pair of Prescription Frames and Lenses (including Tinting and Scratch Resistance), or one pair of Prescription Contact Lenses, or one pair of Prescription Sun Glasses. Prescribed Disposable Contact Lenses would be covered up to $100.00, every six months within the 24 month period.

Effective May 1, 2018, Members may purchase, in addition to the above coverage, one pair of Prescription Safety Glasses up to $200.00 every 24 months (Dependents are excluded).

Laser Eye Surgery:

50% Up to $1,000.00 every 5 years, effective January 1, 2020 (not applicable to Early Retirees under age 65 and Retirees over age 65).

Claim Forms

Brochures:

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Teamster Local Union 230 Members' Benefit Fund c/o Benefit Plan Administrators
90 Burnhamthorpe Road West, Suite 300 Mississauga, Ontario L5B 3C3