How to Get Your Card

Starting February 15, 2013, eligible B.C. residents can follow some easy steps to get their new card. There is only one BC Services Card, but three different versions of it depending on your needs:


There is no fee to get a BC Services Card. However, if you’re combining your BC Services Card with your driver’s licence, fees that apply to the regular driver’s licence renewal process still apply.

B.C. Residency

When you apply for a BC Services Card, you will be asked to confirm that you are a B.C. resident. Make sure that you understand what this means.

Medical Services Plan (MSP) Coverage

Who Needs a Card?

Every eligible B.C. resident needs to get a BC Services Card over the next five years.

Find out which card is right for you

Learn why it's important to have ID

Useful Contacts

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