Summary: Record of Employment (ROE)
Canadian Payroll Association updated: 2010-11
Payroll uses electronic Records of
Employment (ROEs) or an electronic ROE
service to issue ROEs for most employees
who experience an interruption in earnings.
You do not need to request it.
If you are applying for Employment Insurance
(EI) benefits, you can go to
www.servicecanada.gc.ca to apply online.
This can be done before your ROE has been
ROEs are generally issued 5 calendar days
after your final pay period has been
The electronic ROE goes directly into the EI
system, so a paper copy is not needed and
will not be provided to you. Your electronic
ROE will be available in your My Service