Question: Can I Check My EI Status Online?

How do I access My Service Canada Account?

If you do not have an account, choose an option to register:Register with GCKey.

Use GCKey to access multiple Government of Canada online services.Register with your bank.

Use your online banking sign in information (Sign-in Partner).Register with your province* Use your provincial digital ID..

Is my CRA account number my sin?

Just add the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) as a payee, and then add your account number carefully to avoid a lost or misapplied payment (your account number is your social insurance number).

How Do I Find My 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 check my EI status without access code?

Employment Insurance (EI) If you cannot find your EI Access Code, call 1-800-206-7218 between 8:30 am and 4:30 pm local time or go to your Service Canada Office (you will be required to verify your identity).

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 if I made a mistake on my EI application?

Mistakes can happen If you have made a mistake filling out your report or any other form, it is important that you notify us as soon as possible. You must call our Telephone Information Service at 1 800 206-7218 from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm, write to us or go in person to your Service Canada Centre.

How long is EI under review?

Wait for a decision. It usually takes over 4 weeks for Service Canada to review an application and start paying benefits. You should expect to be without any income for up to a month.

Does EI call your employer?

Can my employer contest a decision concerning my EI benefits application? … If we decide to pay you benefits even if you quit, were fired for misconduct, refused work, or are involved in a labour dispute, we will notify your employer.

How do I get through to EI?

Call Instructions Service Canada EI call centre phone number: 1-800-206-7218The new way to quickly reach to a call centre agent is through the following steps:Due to the extreme high volume of the call, you could be waiting up to 3-4 hours to speak to an EI call centre agent. … Calling EI call centre from outside Canada.More items…•

Does EI check your bank account?

In the EI forms you are obligated to report any money received during the period that is not income. Failing to do so is fraud and can result in loss of benefits and forced repayment of benefits received to date. Don’t lie to EI. They can and will check your banking history if they feel there is adequate reason.

How do I know if my EI got approved?

Shortly after you submit your EI application, we will mail you an EI benefit statement. This does not mean that your application has been approved. Your Benefit statement will provide the information you need to complete your reports with our Internet reporting service or our Telephone reporting service.