|Step 1: Login||Login to online business banking through the business tab of the vancity.com website.
If this is the first time you’re logging in, you’ll be prompted to:
|Step 2: Navigate to application form in Account Services
|Once you have logged in successfully, select Account Services from the left hand navigation.
Then select the Canada Emergency Business Account (CEBA) link
|Step 3: Follow the steps to complete the form.
||Please review the information on this screen and follow the links to any additional steps that may be required.
If you have recently been operating out of a personal account, you will be required to visit the link for the CEBA Pre-Screen tool at https://verify-verifier.ceba-cuec.ca/ to receive a 10 digit number to enter into the form.
|Enter your business details, including main email address and phone number for your business.|
|Enter the contact details of the person who is approved on behalf of the business to enter into a lending agreement.
The information provided on this page will be used when sending the CEBA Commitment letter from Vancity that must be signed digitally through easy to use eSignature software.
|Please complete this form and review the attestation details below. These are the terms and conditions you agree to and verify to be correct as part of your loan application.
The information you will need to gather beforehand is:
|Step 4: Confirm
||Confirm to attest to the eligibility of your organization or business to receive these funds.|
|Step 5: Receive Confirmation and submit
||Review the confirmation screen to ensure all details are correct.
By selecting ‘I Agree’ you will submit the request for the loan application which Vancity will process on behalf of the government.
|Step 6: Complete application on CEBA Document Upload website||Visit the CEBA Document Upload website at: https://application-demande.ceba-cuec.ca/
Follow the website guide and FAQs to upload documents showing a total of more than $40,000 of eligible non-deferrable expenses.
Reference Vancity as the financial institution where you submitted your application and use the same 9-digit CRA business number you used in your application on Vancity’s online business banking.
The Eligible Non-Deferrable Expense categories are:
What happens next?
Once Vancity receives your application, it is sent to EDC who is the administrator of the Government of Canada’s eligibility criteria. As Vancity does not adjudicate these loans, we cannot provide information on the status during the evaluation period. Once your application has been sent to the Federal Government for approval, we will email you with information on next steps. For full eligibility requirements, please visit www.CEBA-CUEC.ca
Expect to receive an email with more information from Vancity in the coming weeks. If you are approved, you can expect an email from email@example.com and instructions on how to complete the eSignature process. To learn more about the process, read this article.