Early reporting over the holidays

If you have a reporting period ending December 21, 2019, you can complete your report early. This helps ensure that you can receive your payments without delay during the 2019 to 2020 winter holiday season.

  • Claimants who live in Ontario and Western Canada will be able to report on Monday, December 16, 2019, after 7:00 pm
  • Claimants who live in Quebec and Atlantic Canada will be able to report on Tuesday, December 17, 2019, after 7:00 pm (after 7:30 pm in Newfoundland & Labrador)

Once you complete your early report, if there is a change to the information you provided, contact Service Canada.

Direct deposit dates

Due to statutory holidays, direct deposit dates can vary. Below are the direct deposit dates for the 2019 to 2020 winter holiday season.

If you complete your report on:

  • December 16, your direct deposit is scheduled for December 18
  • December 17, your direct deposit is scheduled for December 19
  • December 18, your direct deposit is scheduled for December 20
  • December 19, your direct deposit is scheduled for December 23
  • December 20, 21, or 22, your direct deposit is scheduled for December 24
  • December 23, your direct deposit is scheduled for December 27
  • December 24, 25, or 26, your direct deposit is scheduled for December 30
  • December 27, 28, or 29, your direct deposit is scheduled for December 31
  • December 30, your direct deposit is scheduled for January 2
  • December 31 or January 1, your direct deposit is scheduled for January 3
  • January 2, your direct deposit is scheduled for January 6
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