How do I apply for a Social Security card online?
You can use a my Social Security account to apply for a replacement Social Security card online if you:
- Are a U.S. citizen age 18 or older with a U.S. mailing address (this includes APO, FPO, and DPO addresses);
- Are not requesting a name change or any other change to your card; and.
How long does it take to get a Social Security card for the first time?
within two weeks
You should receive your SSN card within two weeks after we have everything we need to process your application, including verification of your immigration document with the USCIS. If we are unable to immediately verify your immigration document with the USCIS, it may take two additional weeks to receive your card.
Go to the Social Security Online website. Print out form SS-5, the application for a Social Security card. Read the directions carefully. You will supply information including your name, Social Security number and date of birth. Fill out the form using black or blue ink, and sign it.
How can I order my Social Security card online?
Start by setting up a My Social Security online account. To set up your account, provide your name, date of birth, address and other personal information; choose a username and password; and answer a set of security questions. After you have set up the account, log in and click the “My Home” tab, then “Overview.”.
How can I get my SSN online?
How to find my SSN Number Online. Log onto the Social Security Administration’s website. You can also retrieve your SSN through this website but for security reasons the SSA will send you a new card rather than provide the information online. The Resources section contains a link where you can fill out the application.
Can I request a replacement SS card online?
There is no charge for a Social Security card. This service is free. You can use a my Social Security account to request a replacement Social Security card online if you: Are a U.S. citizen age 18 years or older with a U.S. mailing address;