Direct Deposit

Direct deposit is simple, fast and safe.

Sign up now and take advantage of the following:

  • Your benefits will be safely deposited directly into your account.
  • You will avoid postal delays and unnecessary travel.
  • Any other amounts to which you are entitled will be deposited into your account.
  • You will be protecting the environment.

Signing up for direct deposit is easy!

Complete the direct deposit application form (PDF, 178 KB) or ask for one at a local employment centre. Send the completed and signed form to your local employment centre (CLE)Opens external link in new window..

If you want your benefits to be deposited in a joint account that you hold with another person, both account holders will have to sign the form.

Notice to persons receiving an employment assistance allowance

If you are receiving employment assistance allowances during the Holiday Period, please note that the allowances payable for December 11th to December 24th, 2017 will be paid by December 21st, at the latest. The allowances payable for December 18th to December 31st, 2017 will be paid by December 28th, at the latest.


Next payment: March 29, 2018

See the payment calendar (PDF, 252 KB)

Have you applied for direct deposit?

Monthly statement

You must file your monthly statement by the 15th of each month.

By telephone: 1-877-304-7636

Learn more about your monthly statement.