Can I still apply for EI instead of Cerb?
If you establish an initial claim for EI regular or special benefits between September 27, 2020 and September 25, 2021, you will be eligible for the one-time hours credit whether or not you got the CERB..
Who is not eligible for Cerb?
You may be eligible if you stopped working because of COVID-19 and do not earn more than $1,000 (before taxes) for the weeks in which you are applying to the CERB. No, you are not eligible for the CERB. You cannot earn more than $1,000 (before taxes) for the weeks in which you are applying to the CERB.
Do you apply for Cerb every month?
How eligibility periods work. A CERB eligibility period is a specific 4-week period. … The CERB does not renew automatically. You must apply for each period that you are eligible for separately.
Is it too late to apply for Cerb?
The Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB) program is ending. It was introduced in March 2020 to give money to people who stopped working because of COVID-19. The last day that you can get CERB payments for is October 3, 2020. You can apply for this money until December 2, 2020.
When can I apply for Cerb?
When to applyMarch 15 to April 11, 2020.April 12 to May 9, 2020.May 10 to June 6, 2020.June 7 to July 4, 2020.July 5 to August 1, 2020.August 2 to August 29, 2020.August 30 to September 26, 2020.
Can you apply for Cerb and EI?
You need to receive all your CERB payments before applying for EI benefits. You can apply after the end of your last CERB eligibility period. Visit EI benefits and leave to determine which benefit is right for your situation and to apply online.