Health Insurance Card: General Information
Régie de l'assurance maladie du Québec
In order to renew a health insurance card before it expires, the person must
To find a Régie service point, use the Service points online service.
Renew a health insurance card and a driver's licence at the same time
To renew a health insurance card and a driver's licence at the same time, a person must follow the same procedure and go to a service outlet of the Société de l'assurance automobile du Québec.
To find a service outlet of the Société, use the Find a service outlet online service.
The undertakes to issue the new health insurance card within 10 days following the receipt of a complete demand.
The health insurance card is generally valid for 8 years.
The list of required documents can be found on the form (if an original is provided, it must be accompanied by a legible copy of both sides of the document).
The person must also enclose 2 pieces of identification, one of which must be a photo ID, among the following:
Person submitting their request at a service point of the Régie must also provide a photo meeting the organization's photo specifications.
The photograph must meet the following specifications:
The complete list of specifications for the photo can be consulted on the Régie's web site.
Régie de l'assurance maladie du Québec C. P. 6600 Québec (Québec)
Office Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday: from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Wednesday: from 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Voice response system 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
Teletypewriter : 1 800 361-3939
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