Please Note: Services may be impacted in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus).
Please contact any service prior to visiting in person to receive up to date information on changes to their availability (e.g. hours of operation etc.)

Canada. Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada

Northern Ontario - Certificate of Indian Status


Description
  • Issues a card (SCIS) as an identity document confirming the cardholder is registered as a Status Indian under the Indian Act
  • Card assists in accessing entitlements, programs and services administered by federal agencies, provincial governments and other private sector program and service providers
Eligibility
Any individual registered as an Indian under the Indian Act
Application Process
Forms available on the website, by mail by calling Public Enquiries at 1-800-567-9604, or in person at the regional office, or at any First Nation Band Office
Toll Free
1-800-567-9604 - Public Enquiries Contact Centre
Office
807-623-3534
Fax
807-623-3536
Web Site
https://www.canada.ca/en/crown-indigenous-relations-northern-affairs.html
Email
aadnc.infopubs.aandc@canada.ca
Languages
English
Fees
None
Documents Required
See website What do you need to submit with an application for a secure status card
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
Government - Federal
Topic(s)
Social Media
Agency Information
View Agency Profile
Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
May 26, 2022
Address
100 Anemki Place, Suite 101
Thunder Bay, ON, P7J 1A5
Located in the Thunder Bay Business Centre on Anemki Place and Mission Rd on Fort William First Nation
Open in Google Maps
Hours of Operation
Mon
0900 - 1500
Tue
0900 - 1500
Wed
0900 - 1500
Thu
0900 - 1500
Fri
0900 - 1500

Mon-Fri 9 am-3 pm. by appointment only
Service Area(s)
  • Algoma District
  • Cochrane District
  • Kenora District
  • Manitoulin District
  • Nipissing District
  • Rainy River District
  • Sudbury District
  • Thunder Bay District
  • Timiskaming District