Optional Life Insurance

Portaplan – Term Life, Accident and Dependant Insurance

Portaplan is a nonprofit, group life insurance plan established by the Federation for Saskatchewan teachers and their families. This Plan offers term life, dependant life and accident insurance coverage in addition to the coverage provided by the mandatory Teachers’ Group Life Insurance Plan.

Participation in Portaplan is optional and all premiums are paid by the policyholder. Coverage can continue if your contract ends, you change careers or move to another country.

Portaplan is administered by the Saskatchewan Teachers’ Federation. Manulife Financial underwrites Portaplan and pays all benefits.

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To obtain a quote, tell us a bit about yourself and enter the amount of coverage you want.

Please contact a Portaplan representative to discuss your policy details so we can accurately provide you with a quote.

Call us at 306-373-1660 or toll-free at 1-800-667-7762.

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A non-smoker is a person who has not smoked any cigarettes, cigars, pipes, e-cigarettes or used smoking cessation aids or used any form of tobacco within the last 12 months.

Term Insurance Coverage

Portaplan term life insurance is available for purchase in units of $20,000 to a maximum of $400,000.

Note: If you purchase at least one unit of Portaplan Term Life Insurance, you’ll be eligible to apply for Portaplan Dependant and/or Accident Insurance.

Important Information

  1. This quote is based on premium rates effective July 1, 2021 for new members. Rates are subject to change at any time.
  2. Portaplan insurance is available for a one-year term. Coverage can be renewed every July 1 for an additional term, based on the rates and conditions in effect on the policy renewal date. Evidence of good health is not required when renewing existing coverage.
  3. Eligible Plan participants must be under age 65 and a resident of Canada to purchase insurance.
  4. Policyholders may purchase Dependant Insurance and/or Accident Insurance. Premiums for this insurance are not included in the above quote.
  5. If you already have Portaplan insurance and wish to increase coverage, contact Portaplan for a cost estimate.


NOTE:  In the event of a discrepancy between the Portaplan benefits outlined on this site and those in the master policy with Manulife Financial (G-21087-600), benefits will be determined by the provisions set out in the master policy.