Quick Answer: How Do I Register My Service Canada Account?

How do I use my GCKey account?

To register for a GCKey, go to the sign in page and click the “Continue to GCKey” button.

Then, choose a user name and a password.

It’ll ask you to create security questions.

Keep a copy of this in a safe place in case you forget..

How long does it take for an EI claim to be approved?

28 daysIf you are entitled to receive EI regular benefits, you should receive your first payment within 28 days of the date we receive your application and all required documents. You must complete bi-weekly reports to prove your eligibility and to receive benefits to which you may be entitled.

What documents do I need to apply for EI?

To complete the online EI application for EI regular benefits, you will need the following personal information: your Social Insurance Number ( SIN ). If your SIN begins with a 9, you need to supply proof of your immigration status and work permit. your mother’s maiden name.

How do I check my EI status?

Check or update your information With My Service Canada Account, you can check the status of your EI application. You can also: view and update your personal information. find out when your payments start and end.

Should I use GCKey or sign in partner?

GCKey is a service that issues credentials (a username and password) for accessing government services online. … GCKey is a good option if you don’t have a sign-in partner or prefer not to use one.

Is My Service Canada Account the same as my CRA account?

The link provides you with a convenient connection between the Canada Revenue Agency’s (CRA) My Account for individuals and Employment and Social Development Canada’s (ESDC) My Service Canada Account.

What is GCKey account?

A GCKey lets you securely access the Government of Canada’s online services. It includes a username and password that you choose. You also must create security questions. This keeps your data secure and lets you recover your account.

Do you automatically get Cerb If you apply for EI?

Yes. 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. The hours credit will be automatically applied when the claim is processed.

Are GCKey and CRA login the same?

Yes. You can use the same GCKey credential to access all available online services, with the exception of the CRA services. … To access the CRA’s login services, you must either use one of the Sign-In Partners or register for a CRA User ID and password.

How do I recover my GCKey account?

If you lost your GCKey password, you can create a new password. Go to the sign-in page for GCKey and you’ll be able to create a new password after you answer the password recovery questions you previously set up while registering for a GCKey. If you lost your GCKey username, you will have to create a new GCKey.

What is GCKey user ID and password?

A GCKey is a unique credential (username/password) that allows access to, and protects your communication with, online Government of Canada programs and services. Take note that once you have accessed the saved application form with your GCKey, only that GCKey will be able to access the form.

How do I find my CRA user ID?

If you have forgotten your CRA user ID for any of the following CRA login services, you can recover it. To recover it, return to the service you want to use and select “CRA Login”. On the CRA login page, select “Forgot your user ID?” and follow the instructions.

How do I get a GCKey?

To register for a GCKey, go to the sign in page and click the “Continue to GCKey” button. Then, choose a user name and a password. It’ll ask you to create security questions.

How do I set up a Service Canada Account?

You will need:your Social Insurance Number (SIN)your parent’s family name at birth.your postal code if you are a Canadian resident or your country of residence if you are a foreign resident.a valid (not expired) acceptable proof of identity, such as: Canadian passport. certification of Canadian citizenship.

How do I register for EI?

To find out if you are eligible to receive EI regular benefits, you must submit an application online. It will take about 60 minutes to complete the online application. The website takes you step by step through the application process, and provides detailed instructions on how to complete the form.