Benefit payment dates

Important notice

Canada Child Benefit cheques will be delivered on August 22, 2016. Because of a potential postal service disruption, Canada Post made arrangements to deliver all essential federal cheques on this date. Direct deposit payments are not affected and will be made on August 19, 2016. See more information on delivery of benefit cheques in the event of a postal disruption.

Canada child benefit (CCB)

Includes related provincial and territorial benefits

All payment* dates

  • July 20, 2016
  • August 19, 2016
  • September 20, 2016
  • October 20, 2016
  • November 18, 2016
  • December 13, 2016
  • January 20, 2017

* Haven't received your payment?
Wait 5 working days from the payment date to contact us. 

Goods and services tax / harmonized sales tax (GST/HST) credit

Includes related provincial credits

All payment* dates

  • January 5, 2016
  • April 5, 2016
  • July 5, 2016
  • October 5, 2016

* Haven't received your payment?
Wait 10 working days from the payment date to contact us.

Ontario trillium benefit (OTB)

Includes Ontario energy and property tax credit (OEPTC), Northern Ontario energy credit (NOEC) and Ontario sales tax credit (OSTC)

All payment* dates

  • January 8, 2016
  • February 10, 2016
  • March 10, 2016
  • April 8, 2016
  • May 10, 2016
  • June 10, 2016
  • July 8, 2016
  • August 10, 2016
  • September 9, 2016
  • October 7, 2016
  • November 10, 2016
  • December 9, 2016

* Haven't received your payment?
Wait 10 working days from the payment date to contact us.

Working income tax benefit (WITB)

All payment* dates

  • January 5, 2016
  • April 5, 2016
  • July 5, 2016
  • October 5, 2016

 * Haven't received your payment?
Wait 10 working days from the payment date to contact us.

Alberta family employment tax credit (AFETC)

All payment* dates

  • July 27, 2016
  • January 27, 2017

 * Haven't received your payment?
Wait 10 working days from the payment date to contact us.

Alberta child benefit (ACB)

All payment* dates

  • August 26, 2016
  • November 25, 2016
  • February 27, 2017
  • May 26, 2017

* Haven't received your payment?
Wait 10 working days from the payment date to contact us.

Canada child tax benefit (CCTB)

Replaced by the CCB in July 2016

All payment* dates

  • January 20, 2016
  • February 19, 2016
  • March 18, 2016
  • April 20, 2016
  • May 20, 2016
  • June 20, 2016

* Haven't received your payment?
Wait 5 working days from the payment date to contact us. 

Universal child care benefit (UCCB)

Replaced by the CCB in July 2016

All payment* dates

  • January 20, 2016
  • February 19, 2016
  • March 18, 2016
  • April 20, 2016
  • May 20, 2016
  • June 20, 2016

* Haven't received your payment?
Wait 5 working days from the payment date to contact us.

 

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