Direct deposit is a safe way of receiving a transfer of money owed to you by the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) and Revenu Québec. With direct deposit, your benefits, credits and other government payments will always be deposited on time into the account of your choice. In other words, no more cheques in the mail and no more trips to the ABM or branch.
Before using this feature, you have to:
You only need to apply for the direct deposit request once per government agency to receive the following payments.
Sign in to the most recent version of your online bank or National Bank app, click Products and services, then the plus icon next to Bank accounts, then Start under Direct deposit registration. Select either direct deposit from the CRA or Revenu Québec and follow the steps.
This demo will help you sign up for direct deposit with the CRA and Revenu Québec.