Service Canada - Sudbury District

Service: Social Insurance Number

Description & Services
Public Comments Shortest wait times are: 
Mon-Fri 8:30 am-10 am 
As of March 31, 2014 Social Insurance Numbers are issued in paper format. Existing plastic cards that are not expired can still be used. There is no fee to apply for or replace a Social Insurance Number.
Description (Service) Assigns a unique nine-digit number to individuals living in Canada, who wish to work in Canada or receive benefits and services from government programs
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4 pm
Areas Served Sudbury District
Eligibility Ages: 12 year(s) and up 
Every Canadian citizen, newcomer to Canada or temporary resident who wishes to work in Canada or to receive benefits and services from government programs
  • In person at your local Service Canada centre 
  • By mail after downloading the application form from the website or calling 1 800 206 7218 and selecting Option 3 to have an application mailed to you 
  • Mail completed application, required documents and payment to: Service Canada, Social Insurance Registration Office, PO Box 7000, Bathurst NB E2A 4T1 
  • Newborn Registration Service is available in Ontario through ServiceOntario
Required documents:  
See list on the website
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Toll Free Phone Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm 1-800-206-7218 Option 3
TTY Phone Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm 1-800-926-9105
Site Location Federal Building, main floor
Located In Community Sudbury
Address 19 Lisgar St, Main Fl
Sudbury, ON P3E 6L1
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Intersection Lisgar St and Cedar St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (40) Federal Government
Funding Federal