- How do I correct my EI report?
- Can I make changes to my EI application?
- What happens if I made a mistake on my EI application?
- Can I check my EI status online?
- How long will EI claim be under review?
- Does EI contact your employer?
- Can I apply for EI without my roe?
- How do I know my EI is approved?
- Does EI check your bank account?
How do I correct my EI report?
If you have made a mistake filling out your report or any other form, it is important that you notify us as soon as possible.
You must call our Telephone Information Service at 1 800 206-7218 from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm, write to us or go in person to your Service Canada Centre..
Can I make changes to my EI application?
Your decision to terminate a claim is final and cannot be changed. Note: If you require additional information to assist you in making the decision to reactivate or terminate an existing claim, this information is only available by phone at 1-800 206-7218 ( TTY : 1-800-529-3742).
What happens if I made a mistake on my EI application?
After you file your EI report, if you realize you made a mistake, call 1-800-206-7218 during business hours and press “0” to speak to a representative. You may be penalized or be liable to prosecution for knowingly providing false or misleading information for yourself or someone else.
Can I check my EI status online?
Check or update your information With My Service Canada Account, you can check the status of your EI application. You can also: view and update your personal information. find out when your payments start and end.
How long will EI claim be under review?
It usually takes over 4 weeks for Service Canada to review an application and start paying benefits. You should expect to be without any income for up to a month. It can take even longer if you do not send in all the information that Service Canada needs to make a decision.
Does EI contact your employer?
Can my employer contest a decision concerning my EI benefits application? … If we decide to pay you benefits even if you quit, were fired for misconduct, refused work, or are involved in a labour dispute, we will notify your employer.
Can I apply for EI without my roe?
Always apply for EI benefits as soon as you stop working. You can apply for benefits even if you have not yet received your Record of Employment (ROE). If you delay filing your claim for benefits for more than four weeks after your last day of work, you may lose benefits.
How do I know my EI is approved?
Shortly after you submit your EI application, we will mail you an EI benefit statement. This does not mean that your application has been approved. Your Benefit statement will provide the information you need to complete your reports with our Internet reporting service or our Telephone reporting service.
Does EI check your bank account?
In the EI forms you are obligated to report any money received during the period that is not income. Failing to do so is fraud and can result in loss of benefits and forced repayment of benefits received to date. Don’t lie to EI. They can and will check your banking history if they feel there is adequate reason.