Important update:

The Government of Canada is launching various benefits, credits and support payments. For full details, visit the CRA websiteOpens a new window in your browser.. Make sure to register for CRA direct deposit so that you can get the money you need faster.

What’s a direct deposit?

A recurring direct deposit is when money is automatically deposited into your account at regular intervals.

Examples of direct deposits:

 Paycheques
 Pension

 Disability payments
 Government deposits

How to set up CRA direct deposit

Laptop showing how to set up CRA direct deposit

STEP 2

Select “Customer Services” from the menu.


STEP 3

Select “Set up direct deposit with Canada Revenue Agency.”


STEP 4

Fill out the form by providing your name, date of birth (DOB), Social Security Number (SIN) and select account from the drop-down. Make sure this information is correct.

Smartphone showing how to set up CRA direct deposit

Get the app:


STEP 2

Select “Customer Services” from the menu.


STEP 3

Select “Set up direct deposit with CRA.”


STEP 4

Fill out the form by providing your name, date of birth (DOB), Social Security Number (SIN) and select account from the drop-down. Make sure this information is correct.

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Frequently asked questions

Enrolling in and unenrolling from CRA direct deposit

Tracking the request

Making account changes

Enrolling accounts from other financial institutions