New Social Security Card Application
Embark on the path to obtaining your new Social Security card with ease and confidence. At "SSN Simple," we've crafted a streamlined application process designed to ensure your application is accurate and ready for approval by the Social Security Administration (SSA). Receive a tailor-made application package, and just follow our simple mailing instructions to send it to your local SSA office.
Acquiring Your New Card, Simplified
The SSN Simple Advantage
Every application undergoes our exclusive review process to eliminate common errors.
Customized Application Package
Receive a package with pre-filled forms—just sign and send.
Clear guidelines on where and how to mail your application.
Expect your new Social Security card within two weeks of the SSA's receipt of your application.
Required Documentation: What You'll Need
To apply for your new card, you'll need to verify your identity, age, and citizenship or immigration status. Here are the acceptable documents:
U.S State ID and a U.S Birth Certificate
U.S Driver's License and a U.S Birth Certificate
U.S Military Card and a U.S Birth Certificate
School ID Card (showing your date of birth and a recent photograph) and a U.S Birth Certificate
Government ID Card (showing your date of birth and a recent photograph) and a U.S Birth Certificate
Important to Remember
We only accept originals—no photocopies.
ID documents are mailed back separately from your new card.
Birth Certificates must be certified. Naturalization Certificates can substitute where applicable.
Processing Time: Set Your Expectations
The SSA typically requires two weeks from receiving your application to process your new card.
Processing times may extend due to high demand or local office workload.
For non-citizens, processing may take an additional 1 to 4 weeks post Visa approval.