How do I apply for Old Age Security?
Question & AnswerHow do I apply for Old Age Security?
2. Fill out the application for Old Age Security
Some people get a letter from Service Canada saying that they're eligible for and will start getting it when they turn 65. If you didn't get a letter and think you're eligible, you can fill out an application form.
Or, you can apply online if you have a My Service Canada Account (MSCA). If you don't have an MSCA account, you can register for one. You'll receive a personal access code to complete your registration.
The government has a guide that can help you fill out your application.
When you've completed the application, mail it to Service Canada. Use the address that's on your application form or you can find the address online.