Open a business account

You can open a business account online in under 5 minutes. An advisor will contact you within 48 hours to finalize the process.

If you need assistance, you can contact an advisor directly at any time.

Important information

You can open a business account:

  • in Canadian (CAD) or U.S. (USD) dollars.
  • in a foreign currency + CAD or USD for a single application.

You cannot open a business account in foreign currency only. If you wish to do so, please contact your advisor at a caisse or Desjardins Business centre.

Documents required to fill out your form

  • General information about the business
  • Depending on your province of business and applicable government laws:
    • business number (BN/GST or HST)
    • source deductions number (QST)
    • Quebec enterprise number (NEQ)