Sign in

Please note the changes in the login process. Click on the ‘Sign In’ button below to login as your bank or GCKey. For questions or support, you can contact us at

Welcome to Young Canada Works!

Young Canada Works (YCW) online services are accessible with our sign-in partners (online banking) or with your GCKey.

To securely access Young Canada Works online services, please click on the "Sign-In - Chooser Page" button and select one of the following login credential options on the chooser page.

If you are a new user, you must first sign-in with your online bank or with your GCKey. You will then be prompted to register within YCW.

Partners login information

This option allows you to log in with a user ID and password you have previously created for other online services such as online banking.

  • Use the same sign-in information you use to access other online services, such as online banking.
  • None of your sign-in information is shared with Canadian Heritage. Your sign-in partner will not know which government services you are using.
  • When selecting this option, you must leave temporarily the website.
View the full list of Sign-in Partners
  • Affinity Credit Union
  • Alberta Treasury Branches
  • BMO Financial Group
  • CIBC Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce
  • Coast Capital Savings
  • Conexus Credit Union
  • connectFirst
  • Desjardins Group (Caisse Alliance, Caisses Populaire)
  • Libro Credit Union
  • National Bank of Canada
  • RBC Royal Bank
  • Scotiabank
  • Servus Credit Union
  • Simplii Financial
  • Tangerine
  • TD Bank Group
  • UNI Financial Cooperation
  • Vancity

GCKey login information

This option allows you to log in using a Government of Canada user ID and password.

  • Sign in with a GCKey user ID and password if you do not use one of the sign-in partners.
  • Register for a GCKey user ID and password if you do not already have one.
  • Don't choose to have your credentials saved by your browser.
  • Log off or sign out of accounts and websites when your leave your computer.
  • Clear your browser's cache and close your browser after your online sesssion.
  • Use caution when entering passwords or PINs in public.