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Health Care Card - Apply

You must register in person.

Insured Health Services office at 204 Lambert Street (4th floor) in Whitehorse to fill in an application and register with Yukon Insured Health. 

In rural communities, application forms are available at all Territorial Agents.

Identification

Photocopies of a;

  • Canadian birth certificate,
  • Canadian citizenship, or
  • immigration status,
  • plus a secondary piece of ID for all persons listed.

If a person is in Yukon on a work visa, it must be for a minimum of 1 (one) year to be eligible.  A study visa does NOT entitle a person To Yukon health care insurance.

Proof of residency

It is our policy to ask for proof of residency when applying for Yukon health care insurance.  We will accept one or more of the following as proof:

  • Utility bills
  • Plane or bus ticket to the Yukon
  • Pay stubs
  • Bills in your name from Yukon businesses
  • Rental agreement or receipts in your name
  • Letter from your employer

Health Care Insurance Registration 

Phone: (867) 667-5209
Outside Whitehorse:  1-800-661-0408, local 5209

Street Address: Whitehorse, 204 Lambert Street (4th floor)
Office Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday to Friday.

In rural communities, application forms are available at all Territorial Agents.