Pay your premiums

Payment options:


Credit card payments will not be available for the period of Friday, June 27th after 5pm through to Wednesday, July 2nd at 7am. This service will be available again after 7am on Wednesday July 2nd. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause you.
Pay by pre-authorized debit

If you sign up for pre-authorized debit, your payments are automatically withdrawn from your bank account on the invoice due date or next business day. Annual premiums greater than $1,200 can be paid in monthly installments. To sign up, fill out the authorization form (pdf file, 39KB) and mail or fax it to us with a void cheque.

Contact our Employer Account Services for more information.

Pay by INTERAC® online

Make a one-time payment directly from your bank account using INTERAC® online 24 hours a day seven days a week.
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Note: This service is only available to customers of Bank of Montreal BMO, Royal Bank of Canada RBC, Scotiabank, and TD Canada Trust.

Pay by credit card

Pay online using Visa or MasterCard 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Pay at an authorized Canadian financial institution

Electronic or telephone banking

You can pay your WCB premium using your personal computer or telephone through an authorized financial institution, trust company or credit union in Canada. This option is set up directly with your bank - you just need to select WCB Alberta as the payee.

Payment via bank counters or ATM machines

You can pay your WCB premium at any financial institution in Canada, but you must include the tear-off stub from the first page of your invoice.

Note: Please allow five business days for your payment to be credited to your WCB account.

Pay by mail

A pre-addressed envelope is included with each invoice that has a balance owing. Enclose the tear-off stub from the first page of your invoice with your cheque or money order. If you do not have the invoice stub, please ensure your WCB account number is written on your cheque or money order.

Please send your payment to our premium payments mailbox.

Pay in person at WCB-Alberta locations

You can pay by cash, cheque, money order, or debit card in person at either of the Edmonton or Calgary WCB-Alberta locations. An after-hours slot is located at each office. If paying after-hours, please use an envelope and include your WCB account number.

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Minimum premium

WCB-Alberta minimum premium is $200. The minimum premium covers the costs to administer a WCB account, and contributes toward covering employer claims cost. For more information please reference our Minimum premium fact sheet (pdf, 221KB)

Premium installment plan

Annual premium installment plan for employers is the following:

Premium Amount Installment
Up to $499.99
$500.00 to $1,499.99
$1,500.00 to $4,999.99
$5,000.00 and up
Note: Number of annual installments may vary based on date of account opening


Payment information is also available on the Payment options for employers (pdf, 267KB) Fact Sheet.