Direct Deposit Information

Veterans Affairs Canada (VAC) offers the convenience of direct deposit to clients who wish to have payments issued by VAC, deposited at a financial institution. VAC payments include:

  • Disability Benefits
  • War Veterans Allowance
  • Financial Benefits
  • Treatment Benefits
  • Veterans Independence Program Benefits
  • Vocational Rehabilitation

How can I request direct deposit?

Please complete the Direct Deposit Request form. You will need to include a blank personalized cheque with “VOID” written on it OR have your financial institution complete section 4 of the form.

How can I request a change to my direct deposit information?

Please fill out the Direct Deposit Request form and provide the new information.

Once completed, please send your Direct Deposit Request form to:

Veterans Affairs Canada
PO Box 6000
Matane QC G4W 0E4

or drop it off to your local VAC office.

Additional information

If you require additional information, please contact us at the following toll-free phone numbers:
For service in English: 1-866-522-2122
For service in French: 1-866-522-2022

If you live in:

United States
Please call: 1-888-996-2242 (toll free)

United Kingdom, Germany, France or Belgium
Please call: 00-800-996-22421 (toll free)

Other European countries (not listed above), Australia or New Zealand
Please call collect: 1-613-996-2242

Did you find what you were looking for?

You can also do a search or contact us at 1-866-522-2122 (toll-free) Monday to Friday, 8:30 to 4:30, local time.

Living outside of Canada?

Monday to Friday, 8:30 to 4:30, EST

United States 1-888-996-2242 (toll-free)
United Kingdom, Germany, France, or Belgium 00-800-996-22421 (toll-free)
Any other country 1-613-996-2242 (collect)

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