CRA Direct Deposit

Sign up for CRA Direct Deposit for Personal

We are happy to announce that you can sign up for direct deposit with the Canadian Revenue Agency (CRA) through online banking and receive your government funds directly into your accounts without delay.

This includes:

  • Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB)
  • Income tax refunds
  • Good and services tax/harmonized sales tax credits and similar provincial and territorial payments
  • Canada child benefit and any similar provincial or territorial payments
  • Working income tax benefits
  • Deemed overpayment of tax
Get set up up now!

  • Login to online banking via desktop
  • Choose Account Services > Setup CRA Direct Deposit
  • Review payment information > Next
  • Complete authorization > Next
  • Review authorization > Submit

Sign up for CRA Direct Deposit for Business

We are now able to assist our business members using Small Business Online Banking by offering CRA Direct Deposit as a self-service option.

This includes:

  • Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS)
  • Corporation income tax refund
  • Goods and services tax/harmonized sales tax refund
  • Refund of payroll deductions
  • Refund of excise tax or other levies
Get set up up now!

  • Login to online banking via desktop
  • Choose Account Services > Setup CRA Direct Deposit for businesses (CEWS)
  • Review payment information
  • Enter in CRA Business Number and Payroll Account Number
  • Select Account > Enter in Corporate Officer Information
  • Enter in your information
  • Complete consent
  • Confirm information > Submit
Please note: for security measures, we are only able to offer this functionality for business members who use Small Business Online Banking. If you do not use Small Business Online Banking, the option to sign up on CRA's website is still available.

For more information, on the direct deposit program, visit the Government of Canada's Direct Deposit site or call our Member Contact Centre at 1-306-825-3301 or 1-866-825-3301 and a representative will be happy to assist.


A version for the Synergy CU Mobile App is being developed and will be coming soon.

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