When government forms are simple to build and simple to complete online, teams get better data and the public gets better services. Start using GC Forms .
Build and manage forms yourself
Pick from a library of customizable form fields
- Add short and long answer questions, radio buttons, checkboxes, and dropdowns.
- Save time with pre-formatted questions in both languages for fields like name, date, address, contact information, and legal attestation.
Review in both official languages side-by-side
- Enter bilingual content for your form in one place.
- Edit and format corresponding English and French.
- Export text to a spreadsheet so it can be sent to an external translation team.
Test forms before publishing
- Preview your entire form including branding, questions, and confirmation message.
- Test form submission and response delivery ahead of time.
- Share the form file with colleagues for feedback.
Get submitted form responses delivered securely
- Retrieve response data by email to an individual or a shared inbox (up to Protected A).
- Retrieve response data by downloading them directly from GC Forms (up to Protected B).
Publish trusted, user-friendly forms
Forms that people can fill out anywhere
- Desktop, tablet, and mobile-friendly.
- Complete on modern web browsers: Edge, Chrome, Firefox, and Safari.
- Assistive technologies such as screen readers, alternative navigation, and screen magnification.
Forms that save time and effort
- Built-in error handling for required form components.
- Autocomplete options for standard form fields.
- Instant confirmation when a form is submitted.
Forms with the GC look and feel
- Government of Canada signature and Canada wordmark.
- Toggle between English and French.
- Hosted on a Canada.ca domain.
- Two-factor authentication
- Account security questions
- Protected B level information
- Improvements to form and response management
- Conditional questions
- Grouping similar questions and repeating fields
On the radar
- Higher response volumes
- More complex forms
- Better workflow support