Choose a secure sign in method

You must sign in to access the Environment and Climate Change Canada ("ECCC") service you requested.

Use a Sign-In Partner

Continue to Sign-In Partner
  • Use the same sign-in information you use for other online services (e.g. online banking).
  • None of your information (e.g. financial, banking) will be shared with ECCC. Your Sign-In Partner will not know which government service you are using.
  • You will temporarily leave the ECCC web site to use your Sign-In Partner.
View the full list of Sign-In Partners
  • Affinity Credit Union
  • Alberta Treasury Branches
  • BMO Financial Group
  • CIBC Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce
  • Caisses Alliance
  • Coast Capital Savings
  • Conexus Credit Union
  • connectFirst
  • Desjardins Group
  • Libro Credit Union
  • Meridian Credit Union
  • National Bank of Canada
  • RBC Royal Bank
  • Scotiabank
  • Servus Credit Union
  • Simplii Financial
  • Tangerine
  • TD Bank Group
  • UNI
  • Vancity

Use a GCKey

Please note that users using GCKey to login will be required to set up two-factor authentication to access Single Window starting on July 31st, 2023. For additional information on setting up and using two-factor authentication, we have added a “two-factor authentication” section to our guidance page. This will not be required by users using a sign-in partner.

For a better user experience and to improve security, we recommend the following best practices:

  • Be aware of your surroundings when you enter passwords in public
  • Avoid sharing passwords online or over the phone, even with colleagues
  • Avoid having your credentials remembered by your Web browser
  • Log off or sign out of accounts and websites when you are finished, don't just close your browser
    • sign out of your account every time you leave the computer
    • clear your browser’s cache and close your browser after your online session
Continue to GCKey
  • 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 have one.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)