Child Disability Benefit

Record #: CDR1537
Last Modified: 09 Jan 2020
Last Full Update: 09 Jan 2020

Description & Services

Alternate Name CDB
Description The child disability benefit (CDB) is a tax- free benefit for families who care for a child under age 18 who is eligible for the 
disability tax credit. 
Send your child and family benefits forms to the Sudbury Tax Centre at the following address: 
Sudbury Tax Centre 
PO Box 20000 STN A 
Sudbury ON P3A 5C1
Areas Served Peel Region
Eligibility Ages: 17 year(s) and under 
To be eligible for the CDB, the child 
must have a severe and prolonged impairment in physical or mental functions. An impairment is prolonged if it has lasted, or is expected to last, for a continuous period of at least 12 months. 
• A medical practitioner has to complete and certify that the child has a severe and prolonged impairment and must describe its effects on Form T2201, Disability Tax Credit Certificate. 
• Once the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) receives a completed Form T2201, the CRA will advise you if the child is eligible 
for the disability tax credit and the CDB supplement.
Fees None
Languages English ; French

Contact Information

Other Details

Funding Federal
Service Level (40) Federal Government


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