The Canada Revenue Agency has a list of Goods and Services Tax pay dates on its website. Select GST/HST Credit from the homepage followed by Calculations and Payments to view the dates. GST credit payments typically take place on the 5th day of each quarter, states the Canada Revenue Agency.
The dates for GST credit payments fall in the months of January, April, July and October. The pay dates for 2017 and the start of 2018 are: Jan. 5, 2017; April 5, 2017; July 5, 2017; October 5, 2017; and January 5, 2018, according to the Canada Revenue Agency website. Eligible recipients can receive their GST credit payments through direct deposits into their bank accounts or with checks sent in the mail.