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Alberta Adult Health Benefit (AAHB)

Published Date: July 01, 2015
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Qualifying Income Levels

Health Benefits: Qualifying Income Levels Ministerial Order sets out the maximum qualifying income levels for determining financial eligibility for health benefits at application or annual renewal.

For the purpose of determining financial eligibility for the AAHB at application or annual renewal, the following maximum qualifying income levels shall be applied.

The total combined household net income plus non-taxable child support income received must be equal to or less than the applicable qualifying income level.

 Household Type

Maximum Qualifying Income

Single Individual


Childless Couple


Single Parent - 1 Child


Single Parent - 2 Children


Single Parent - 3 Children


Single Parent - 4 Children*


Couple - 1 Child


Couple - 2 Children


Couple - 3 Children


Couple - 4 Children*


* For each additional child, add $4,973