Returning to campus: Information, updates and vaccination requirements. Learn more.

Social Insurance Number

A Social Insurance Number (SIN) is a 9-digit number that allows you to work in Canada, gain access to government programs and benefits, and to file taxes. All individuals who work are required to have a SIN card. For more information, follow the links below:

Service Canada

How to Apply for a Social Insurance Number (SIN)

Apply Online

Please consult the "What you need before you apply" page to ensure you have all required documents ready before you apply.

To protect your personal information, never leave your computer or device unattended while filing out a SIN application. 

Apply online for a SIN


Apply by Mail

Please consult the "What you need before you apply" page to ensure you have all required documents ready before you apply.

Send your completed application form and original documents (photocpies are NOT accepted) to:

Service Canada
Social Insurance Registration Office
PO Box 7000 
Bathurst NB E2A T41
Canada


In Person

Service Canada Centres are gradually reopening to help serve clients who face barriers to accessing SIN online.

If you reside in Regina, please visit the Regina Service Canada Centre.

To request an appointment, please use the online service request form.

Please consult the "What you need before you apply" page to ensure you have all required documents ready before you apply.

If everything is in order, you will get your SIN during your visit and you will not need to part with your documents.

The Regina Service Canada Centre is located at:

Alvin Hamilton Building
1783 Hamilton Street
Regina, Saskatchewan