Question: What Is Revoking GCKey?

How do I recover my Service Canada username?

If you have forgotten your CRA user ID for any of the following CRA login services, you cannot recover it.

You have to register again.

If you have forgotten your CRA user ID for the Candidate profile service, you have to register for a new one by completing the Candidate profile recovery process..

Why do I need a GCKey?

A GCKey lets you securely access the Government of Canada’s online services. It includes a username and password that you choose. You also must create security questions. This keeps your data secure and lets you recover your account.

What is your GCKey?

A GCKey is a unique electronic credential issued by the Government of Canada for use with online Government services. … a GCKey ID. a Personal Access Code (PAC)

How do I get a new GCKey?

To register for a GCKey, go to the sign in page and click the “Continue to GCKey” button. Then, choose a user name and a password. It’ll ask you to create security questions.

How do I log into My Service Canada Account?

To access your My Service Canada Account, take the following steps:Visit the My Service Canada Account login page.Click the Continue to Sign-in Partner button.Click the graphic icon for your financial institution and sign in using your online banking login credentials.More items…•

How do I find my GCKey username?

If you lost your GCKey username, you will have to create a new GCKey. If you create a new GCKey you can access an application by linking the application to your new account.

How do you revoke a GCKey?

If you no longer want to use your GCKey, you can revoke it:Sign into your account.Choose the “Revoke your GCKey” button in the options menu.Enter your current password to confirm that you want to revoke your GCKey.

How Do I Unlock My Service Canada Account?

You can reach our Registration and Authentication call centre at 1-866-279-5238 to obtain assistance and unlock your account.

What is GCKey username?

A GCKey is a unique credential (username/password) that allows access to, and protects your communication with, online Government of Canada programs and services. … In the event another individual must gain access to the saved application, sharing the GCKey is at your organization’s risk and discretion.

Should I use GCKey or sign in partner?

GCKey is a Government of Canada managed service that uses electronic credentials (usernames and passwords) so you can access federal government services online. The GCKey service can be used for those who do not have, or choose not to use their online banking credentials with a Sign-in Partner (SecureKey Concierge).

Is Sign in partner safe?

Is using a sign-in partner as secure as using GCKey? Yes. Sign-in partner credentials use the same authentication (or log-in) process and security requirements. No matter which sign-in option you choose, we always protect your privacy.

How do I change my GCKey password?

You can change your password after you sign in using GCKey. To change your password, you need to enter your current password and then create and confirm a new password. You can also change your password if you forgot it.

What is the difference between sign in partner and GCKey?

GCKey requires you to enter your user ID and password, while the Sign-In Partner option requires you to enter your online banking credentials. …

Can I have two CIC accounts?

No. You may only have one profile at a time. This is set out in Canada’s immigration law. Creating more than one profile will not give you a better chance at being invited or allow you to be invited under a different program.

How do I contact Service Canada?

How to contact us:call 1-800-206-7218, Monday to Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. local time to speak to a representative.go to a Service Canada centre.

Does GCKey expire?

Your GCKey can expire. The system requires you to use your GCKey at least once every two years, otherwise it will expire. If your GCKey expires, you will be required to register for a new one; you will also need to re-register with any online service you were previously using to access the Victims Portal.

change your Sign-In Partner or switch to a GCKey….To link an application:Follow the steps to sign into your online account or create a new one.In your account, under “What would you like to do today?”, click on “Link application to this account”Enter the information exactly as you did you on your original application.

Can I Access My Service Canada Account from my CRA account?

If you are registered for CRA’s My Account you can securely access ESDC’s My Service Canada Account without having to login or revalidate your identity. The link will take you directly to your My Service Canada Account within a single secure session, without having to sign in or register with MSCA.