Anyone who works in Bermuda must have a social insurance number from the age of 16 years old.
To apply for a social insurance number in Bermuda, you need:
- a completed Application-for-social-insurance-number.pdf 
- a photocopy of
- your birth certificate or passport, if born in Bermuda;
- your birth certificate or passport and your immigration spousal letter, if married to a Bermudian; or
- your birth certificate or passport and your work permit, if a non-Bermudian
How do I apply?
You need to mail the complete application form and photocopied documents to:
P.O. Box HM 1537
Hamilton HM FX
You can also bring in your application, in person, to:
The Department of Social Insurance
Government Administration Building
30 Parliament Street,
Hamilton HM 12
How long does it take to process my social insurance application?
If the form has been correctly filled out and completed fully, it should only take 3–5 days to complete the process.