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Friday, January 28, 2011

RRQ - Direct deposit in Canada - Non-personalized service

RRQ - Direct deposit in Canada - Non-personalized service


For whom is this service intended?

For you, if you are receiving:
  • a benefit under the Québec Pension Plan
  • child assistance payments and live in Canada

What are the advantages of this on-line service?

You will be able to:
  • sign up for direct deposit
  • change your direct deposit , for example, if you change financial institutions
  • avoid having to send a sample cheque by mail

How to use this service

  • Have available a cheque from the financial institution to which the deposit will be made.
  • Note: This service can be used only for direct deposits made to Canadian financial institutions. However, if you are receiving a benefit under the Québec Pension Plan and would like your deposit to be made outside Canada, see the list of countries in which direct deposit is available and download the appropriate form.

Practical advice

  • If you are making a change of account, wait until you have received a first payment in your new account before closing the old one.
  • If you are changing your account because of a move, notify us of your change of address.

Another way to sign up

You can use our personalized service. Your user code is required to authenticate your identity.

Think green!

By using the Régie's on-line services, you can help reduce:

  • the use of paper and ink
  • the production of greenhouse gases

Access to documents held by public bodies and the protection of personal information

The personal information collected on this on-line service is needed to study your application. Failure to provide this information may result in a delay or a refusal to process your application.

Only authorized employees have access to the information and it is only disclosed to other persons or agencies for verification in cases provided for by law. It can also be used for research, assessment, analysis or survey purposes.

The Act respecting Access to documents held by public bodies and the Protection of personal information allows you to consult your personal information and have it corrected.