Applying for a Social Security Card Overseas
Do you live outside the United States?
- Complete and sign an Application for a Social Security Card (SS-5-FS)
- Take or mail your signed application and documents to any U.S. Embassy or Consulate.
If you have access to a U.S. military post:
- You can go to the Post Adjutant or Personnel Office.
- These offices can copy and certify your records so you don't have to send original documents through the mail.
You will get your child's Social Security card in the mail. >>Learn More
Last Updated 11/4/2016