The WCB calculates your premiums based on the payroll information you submit and your assigned WCB Assessment Rate. Once we review this information you will receive an Account Statement detailing the amount owing and payment requirements.
You have many options for paying your premium, including:
Credit Card - online, phone or in person, Winnipeg location only (see below for address); accounts with annual premiums of $5,000 or less. If paying by phone, call 204-954-4978, or toll free 1-855-954-4321, ext. 4978 during regular business hours (Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.).
Cash - in person Winnipeg (see below for address), Brandon or Thompson office.
Cheque – in person at our Winnipeg, Brandon or Thompson offices or by mail (see below for address)
Important Change For One-Time Payment Employers
If you're a one-time payment employer with worker coverage, your premium payment due date has changed. Effective 2019, the premium payment due date has moved from March 31 to May 30. This is to provide you with more time following the payroll reporting requirements, which remain due at the end of February. Please refer to your account statement to determine your payment obligations.
If you have any questions, please contact us at AssessmentServices@wcb.mb.ca or call 204-954-4505 (in Winnipeg) or toll free at 1-855-954-4321 ext. 4505.
You can also review our Guidelines on Paying and Refunding Premiums for more information.
Payments must be received at the WCB office by the Account Statement due date to avoid a late payment penalty. Debit, credit card and cash payments are credited to your account on the same day you make your payment. If paying by mail or through your financial institution please allow a minimum of three to five business days for your payment to reach us.
A late payment will impact your firm's ability to receive clearances.
If you need to talk to someone about paying your premium, call 204-954-4156 or toll free 1-855-954-4321, ext. 4156.
Where to Make an In-Person Payment of Premiums by Cash, Cheque, Debit or Credit Card
WCB Assessment Services
Mail Cheques To:
The Workers Compensation Board of Manitoba
Winnipeg, MB R3C 4W3
- FlexPay Brochure - premium up to $500
- FlexPay Brochure - premium between $500 and $5,000
- FlexPay Brochure - premium greater than $5,000