Service Canada

Site: Barrie

Service: Old Age Security - Pension

Description
Description (Service) COVID-19 Update 
Service Canada Centres are beginning a gradual reopening 
  • for online service go to Canada.ca/service-canada-home 
  • for assistance accessing services, complete an online request at Service Request 
  • for people who do not have internet access call 1-877-355-2657 Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4 pm 
  • for assistance in person, make a request for an appointment by filling out the service request form at Service Request 
  • clients should not book an in-person visit if they: 
    • Have symptoms of fever, cough or difficulty breathing 
    • Have had contact with a confirmed case of COVID-19 in the past 14 days 
    • Have been instructed by local public health authorities to self-isolate due to travel or contact history
 
Regular Service 
  • Funded out of the general tax revenues of the Government of Canada
  • OAS pension is a monthly payment available to seniors aged 65 and older who meet the Canadian legal status and residence requirements
Service Details
Public Comments COVID-19 Update 
Service Canada Centres are beginning a gradual reopening 
  • for online service go to Canada.ca/service-canada-home 
  • for assistance accessing services, complete an online request at Service Request 
  • for people who do not have internet access call 1-877-355-2657 Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4 pm 
  • for assistance in person, make a request for an appointment by filling out the service request form at Service Request 
  • clients should not book an in-person visit if they: 
    • Have symptoms of fever, cough or difficulty breathing 
    • Have had contact with a confirmed case of COVID-19 in the past 14 days 
    • Have been instructed by local public health authorities to self-isolate due to travel or contact history
 
No local Barrie phone number * NOTE: sign at front of building which houses Barrie Service Canada Centre says Government of Canada, 48 Owen St
Hours COVID-19 Update 
Service Canada Centres are open by appointment only, hours may vary  
 
Regular Hours 
Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4 pm, no appointment necessary
Areas Served Central Ontario
Eligibility Ages: 65 year(s) and up 
 
  • Canadian citizen or legal resident
  • residing in Canada for at least 10 years after reaching age 18
  • can be deferred for up to 60 months (5 years) after the date of eligibility
  • Canadian citizens living outside of Canada who lived in Canada for a total of at least 20 years after reaching age 18, see website for details
Application
  • Older Adults who are eligible are enrolled automatically
  • a notification letter will be sent by Service Canada the month after turning 64
  • if no letter is received, apply in writing by mail
  • application and required documentation available on website
Languages English ; French - Reception, Programs
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Barrie
Address & Map
Barrie Service Canada Centre
48 Owen St
Barrie, ON L4M 3H1
 
View Google Map
Intersection Owen St and Worsley St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Toll Free Phone English 1-800-277-9914 * French 1-800-277-9915
TTY Phone 1-800-255-4786
Website www.esdc.gc.ca/en/cpp/oas/index.page?_ga=1.166743102.1205090511.1476366807
Social Media Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/ServiceCanada_E

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