Current Fees (from 2017-01-01 to 2017-12-31)

The Regulation respecting the application of the Unclaimed Property Act, made by Order in Council 584-2015 dated June 30, 2015, provides that fees are to be charged for services rendered in the provisional administration of unclaimed property and liquidation of unclaimed successions.

Fees are based on the cost of the services rendered. They are indexed to the cost of living each year. The next indexation should be on January 1, 2018. The goods and services tax and the Québec sales tax apply to these fees.

Unclaimed financial assets
Description of service
Fee
Administration, rendering of account and delivery of property 10% of the property value(minimum $50,25 and maximum $1,007)
Liquidation of property 15% of the net proceeds of the liquidation of the property (maximum $5,037)
Administration, rendering of account and delivery of property deposited in a safety deposit box in a financial institution $337
Liquidation of property deposited in a safety deposit box in a financial institution 15% of the net proceeds of the liquidation of the property (maximum $5,037)
Unclaimed successions
Description of service Fee
Opening of a file $1,360
Administration of a succession $4,533
Liquidation of moveable property 15% of the net proceeds of the liquidation of the property (maximum $5,037)
Liquidation of immovable property 15% of the net proceeds of the liquidation of the property (maximum $5,037)
Rendering of account and delivery of property $1,007
Property not covered in the tables above
Description of service Fee
Administration, rendering of account and delivery of property 10% of the property value (minimum $50,25 and maximum $1,007)
Liquidation of property 15% of the net proceeds of the liquidation of the property (maximum $5,037)
Note

The text of the Regulation always takes precedence over these tables.

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