Non-Photo BC Services Card

Some B.C. residents are eligible for a Non-Photo BC Services Card.

For example:

  • Children and youth under 19
  • Adults with temporary immigration status
  • Adults with significant challenges in completing the identification process at an ICBC driver licensing office
  • Adults 75 and older 

How to Get this Card

Follow these steps to get a Non-Photo BC Services Card.

 

See the Card

See the front of the Non-Photo BC Services CardSee the back of the Non-Photo BC Services Card

1. Non-Photo BC Services Card
This is a BC Services Card without a photo. 


2. Name
The first, middle, and last name of the individual.


3. Card Issued Date
The date an individual had their identity verified at an ICBC driver licensing office.


4. Card Expiry Date
Renew your BC Services Card by this date.


5. Date of Birth


6. Magnetic Stripe
Used by card readers, it contains the same information that appears on the card.


7. MSP Expiry Date
Renew your BC Services Card by this date.


8. Personal Health Number
A unique number assigned by the Ministry of Health to eligible beneficiaries.


9. Barcode
Used by scanners, it contains the same information that appears on the card.


10. Chip
Every BC Services Card has a chip embedded in it for access to government services in-person and online. 


11. Card Serial Number