Get, renew or replace a status card
Find out how to get, renew or replace a status card and how long it'll take.
Status cards past the renewal date
The validity date extension on status cards and Temporary Confirmation of Registration Documents past the renewal date ended on May 1, 2022. If you need valid proof of registration, submit a complete application to renew your status card or request a Temporary Confirmation of Registration Document.
Services and information
Find out how to apply for, renew or replace a Secure Certificate of Indian Status (secure status card) or a Certificate of Indian Status (status card).
Find out what documents are required when applying for a secure status card.
Find out how to renew your status card. Secure status cards are valid 10 years for adults and dependent adults and 5 years for children.
Find out what steps you need to take if your status card has been lost, stolen, damaged or destroyed.
Find out how to submit acceptable photos when applying for a secure status card.
Find out more about status card validity.