When Can I Apply for a Health (OHIP) Card?

Am I Eligible for OHIP?

To find out if you are eligible for a health (OHIP) card:

  • Check online.
  • Call the Ministry of Health INFOline:
    In Ontario (toll free): 1-800-268-1154
    In Toronto: 416-314-5518
    TTY: 1-800-387-5559

How Do I Apply for a Health (OHIP) Card?

  1. Download an application form, or get one from the nearest Service Ontario OHIP Office
  2. Fill it out.
  3. Get all the documents you need.
  4. Take your complete application (form and documents) to the closest Service Ontario OHIP Office

Having problems?

Visit a settlement agency near you to help you apply for a health card.