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Set up Payroll Direct Deposit

Whether you’ve just started a new job and need to set up a direct deposit/payroll or if you’ve opened a new account and need to switch your payroll, we can help you get paid the quick and easy way with payroll direct deposit into your RBC Royal Bank account…and it’s free!

  • Access your money as soon as it's deposited on payday—no more cheque holds
  • Save time by reducing your trips to the branch
  • Reduce your chances of a lost or stolen paycheque

Set up payroll direct deposit to your RBC Royal Bank account in 2 simple steps:

  1. Print and fill out the Request to Change Automatic Payroll Deposit Information (opens PDF in new window) form. Or, if you have access to Online Banking you can get a personalized version of this form (opens new window) with your account information included.
  2. Give a printed copy of the completed form to your employer.

Let your payday headaches become a thing of the past by setting up payroll direct deposit today!

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