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Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS)

Periods you can apply for

How claim periods work

Each CEWS claim period is a specific period of 4 weeks, beginning on a Sunday.

The wage subsidy does not renew automatically. Each period, you must confirm that you're eligible and calculate your amount according to that period's rules before you apply.

Select a claim period to view it in a calendar.

Current claim period

Period 12: January 17 to February 13, 2021

If you are eligible, this period is open for application.

The last day you can apply is Thursday, August 12, 2021.

Calendar view: claim period 12

Two tables with all the days that apply to the eligibility period

January: part of the January 17 to February 13, 2021 eligibility period
S M T W T F S
          Friday January 1, 2021 Saturday January 2, 2021
Sunday January 3, 2021 Monday January 4, 2021 Tuesday January 5, 2021 Wednesday January 6, 2021 Thursday January 7, 2021 Friday January 8, 2021 Saturday January 9, 2021
Sunday January 10, 2021 Monday January 11, 2021 Tuesday January 12, 2021 Wednesday January 13, 2021 Thursday January 14, 2021 Friday January 15, 2021 Saturday January 16, 2021
Sunday January 17, 2021: part of eligibility period Monday January 18, 2021: part of eligibility period Tuesday January 19, 2021: part of eligibility period Wednesday January 20, 2021: part of eligibility period Thursday January 21, 2021: part of eligibility period Friday January 22, 2021: part of eligibility period Saturday January 23, 2021: part of eligibility period
Sunday January 24, 2021: part of eligibility period Monday January 25, 2021: part of eligibility period Tuesday January 26, 2021: part of eligibility period Wednesday January 27, 2021: part of eligibility period Thursday January 28, 2021: part of eligibility period Friday January 29, 2021: part of eligibility period Saturday January 30, 2021: part of eligibility period
Sunday January 31, 2021: part of eligibility period            
February: part of the January 17 to February 13, 2021 eligibility period
S M T W T F S
  Monday February 1, 2021: part of eligibility period Tuesday February 2, 2021: part of eligibility period Wednesday February 3, 2021: part of eligibility period Thursday February 4, 2021: part of eligibility period Friday February 5, 2021: part of eligibility period Saturday February 6, 2021: part of eligibility period
Sunday February 7, 2021: part of eligibility period Monday February 8, 2021: part of eligibility period Tuesday February 9, 2021: part of eligibility period Wednesday February 10, 2021: part of eligibility period Thursday February 11, 2021: part of eligibility period Friday February 12, 2021: part of eligibility period Saturday February 13, 2021: part of eligibility period
Sunday February 14, 2021 Monday February 15, 2021 Tuesday February 16, 2021 Wednesday February 17, 2021 Thursday February 18, 2021 Friday February 19, 2021 Saturday February 20, 2021
Sunday February 21, 2021 Monday February 22, 2021 Tuesday February 23, 2021 Wednesday February 24, 2021 Thursday February 25, 2021 Friday February 26, 2021 Saturday February 27, 2021
Sunday February 28, 2021            
In detail: claim period 12

The calculator will support you

Many of the calculations are automatically determined for you when you use the calculator.

Full description of how this claim period is calculated:

Next claim period

Period 13: February 14 to March 13, 2021

The period is not yet open for application.

The earliest you can apply is Sunday, March 14, 2021.

Calendar view: claim period 13

Two tables with all the days that apply to the eligibility period

February: part of the February 14 to March 13, 2021 eligibility period
S M T W T F S
  Monday February 1, 2021 Tuesday February 2, 2021 Wednesday February 3, 2021 Thursday February 4, 2021 Friday February 5, 2021 Saturday February 6, 2021
Sunday February 7, 2021 Monday February 8, 2021 Tuesday February 9, 2021 Wednesday February 10, 2021 Thursday February 11, 2021 Friday February 12, 2021 Saturday February 13, 2021
Sunday February 14, 2021: part of eligibility period Monday February 15, 2021: part of eligibility period Tuesday February 16, 2021: part of eligibility period Wednesday February 17, 2021: part of eligibility period Thursday February 18, 2021: part of eligibility period Friday February 19, 2021: part of eligibility period Saturday February 20, 2021: part of eligibility period
Sunday February 21, 2021: part of eligibility period Monday February 22, 2021: part of eligibility period Tuesday February 23, 2021: part of eligibility period Wednesday February 24, 2021: part of eligibility period Thursday February 25, 2021: part of eligibility period Friday February 26, 2021: part of eligibility period Saturday February 27, 2021: part of eligibility period
Sunday February 28, 2021: part of eligibility period            
March: part of the February 14 to March 13, 2021 eligibility period
S M T W T F S
  Monday March 1, 2021: part of eligibility period Tuesday March 2, 2021: part of eligibility period Wednesday March 3, 2021: part of eligibility period Thursday March 4, 2021: part of eligibility period Friday March 5, 2021: part of eligibility period Saturday March 6, 2021: part of eligibility period
Sunday March 7, 2021: part of eligibility period Monday March 8, 2021: part of eligibility period Tuesday March 9, 2021: part of eligibility period Wednesday March 10, 2021: part of eligibility period Thursday March 11, 2021: part of eligibility period Friday March 12, 2021: part of eligibility period Saturday March 13, 2021: part of eligibility period
Sunday March 14, 2021 Monday March 15, 2021 Tuesday March 16, 2021 Wednesday March 17, 2021 Thursday March 18, 2021 Friday March 19, 2021 Saturday March 20, 2021
Sunday March 21, 2021 Monday March 22, 2021 Tuesday March 23, 2021 Wednesday March 24, 2021 Thursday March 25, 2021 Friday March 26, 2021 Saturday March 27, 2021
Sunday March 28, 2021 Monday March 29, 2021 Tuesday March 30, 2021 Wednesday March 31, 2021      
In detail: claim period 13

The calculator will support you

Many of the calculations are automatically determined for you when you use the calculator.

Full description of how this claim period is calculated:

All claim periods from March 15, 2020, to March 13, 2021

Select a claim period

  • Open for application
    • Period 6: August 2 to August 29, 2020
    • Period 7: August 30 to September 26, 2020
    • Period 8: September 27 to October 24, 2020
    • Period 9: October 25 to November 21, 2020
    • Period 10: November 22 to December 19, 2020
    • Period 11: December 20, 2020, to January 16, 2021
    • Period 12: January 17 to February 13, 2021
  • Upcoming
    • Period 13: February 14 to March 13, 2021
  • No longer available
    • Period 1: March 15 to April 11, 2020
    • Period 2: April 12 to May 9, 2020
    • Period 3: May 10 to June 6, 2020
    • Period 4: June 7 to July 4, 2020
    • Period 5: July 5 to August 1, 2020

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