How do I apply for a new or replacement Social Security number card?

You can get an original Social Security card or a replacement card if yours is lost or stolen by following the steps below. You cannot apply for a card online. There is no charge for a Social Security card. This service is free.

You will need to:

For complete instructions, please go to Social Security Number and Card.

For more information, read our pamphlet, Your Social Security Number and Card.

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