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General News · 29th December 2020
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So... how do you apply?
Go to https://www2.gov.bc.ca/gov/content/economic-recovery/recovery-benefit

Scroll down towards the bottom of the page and you will find Online Applications and the the "Submit Application" button.

You need the following in order to fill in the application, it takes about 15 minutes:
- Your social insurance number (SIN)
- Your B.C. driver's licence on hand (if you have one)
- Your bank account information (so your payment can be deposited directly into your account. If you entered it in the past, you need to RE-ENTER it, so have it handy. Branch #, Institution # and bank account #, the info is on a check or login to your online banking to find it before you start your application.)

- Have your most recent notice of assessment or reassessment for the 2019 tax year from the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA)
(Line 23600)

You can also apply by phone:
1-833-882-0020
Call Monday to Friday, 7:30 am to 5:00 pm, excluding statutory holidays.