Canadian Dollars Deposit processing times

Processing times can vary, but the typical estimated time are the following for deposits via Canadian Dollars (CAD) domestic wire transfers: 

Deposit method Estimated processing time
Canadian Dollars (CAD) wire transfer deposit 1-7 business days


These are estimates and delays in processing times are possible.

Please allow a minimum of 7 business days before assuming something is wrong with a deposit.

Note: Avoid contacting the sending bank or payments processor if you experience deposit issues. Contacting the sending bank or payments processor can result in additional delays.

*Please be aware that CAD deposits sent via any means other than wire transfer may be subject to additional processing time or may not arrive at all.  Deviating from the wire instructions on your Kraken account is not recommended and is done so at your own discretion.  

For the coming 2019 year, our clients should anticipate slight delays on the following holidays:

  • New Year's Day: Tuesday, January 1, 2019
  • Good Friday: Friday, April 19, 2019
  • Easter Monday, Monday, April 22, 2019
  • Victoria Day/National Patriots Day: Monday, May 20, 2019
  • Quebec national Holiday: Monday, June 24, 2019 (Quebec only)
  • Canada Day: Monday, July 1, 2019
  • British Columbia Day: Monday, August 5, 2019 (BC only)
  • Heritage Day - Alberta: Monday, August 5, 2019 (Alberta only)
  • Labour Day: Monday, September 2, 2019
  • Thanksgiving Day: Monday, October 14, 2019
  • Remembrance Day: Monday, November 11, 2019
  • Christmas: Wednesday, December 25, 2019
  • Boxing Day: Thursday, December 26, 2019