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Service Canada

Site: Barrie

Service: Old Age Security - Pension

Record #: BAR0303
Last Modified: 12 Jan 2024
Last Full Update: 25 Sep 2023


Public Comments No local Barrie phone number

NOTE: sign at front of building which houses Barrie Service Canada Centre says Government of Canada, 48 Owen St
Toll Free Phone 1-800-277-9914, English; French: 1-800-277-9915
TTY Phone 1-800-255-4786
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Address & Map
Barrie Service Canada Centre
48 Owen St
Barrie, ON
Canada L4M 3H1
Intersection Owen St and Worsley St
Mailing Address Barrie Service Canada Centre 
48 Owen St 
Barrie, ON 
Canada L4M 3H1
Physical Access Fully Accessible


Description (Service) OAS pension is a monthly payment available to seniors aged 65 and older who meet the Canadian legal status and residence requirements
  • Funded out of the general tax revenues of the Government of Canada
  • for online service go to
  • for assistance accessing services, complete an online request at Service Request
  • for people who do not have internet access call 1-877-355-2657 Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4 pm
  • for assistance in person, make a request for an appointment by filling out the service request form at Service Request

Service Details

Legal Status (40) Federal Government
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4 pm, hours may vary
To make a request for an appointment fill out the service request form at Service Request
Areas Served Barrie ; Simcoe County ; Alliston; Angus; Innisfil; Midhurst; Elmvale
  • Age Requirements: 65 year(s) and up
  • Canadian citizen or legal resident
  • residing in Canada for at least 10 years after reaching age 18
  • can be deferred for up to 60 months (5 years) after the date of eligibility
  • Canadian citizens living outside of Canada who lived in Canada for a total of at least 20 years after reaching age 18, see website for details

  • Older Adults who are eligible are enrolled automatically
  • a notification letter will be sent by Service Canada the month after turning 64
  • if no letter is received, apply in writing by mail
  • application and required documentation available on website
Languages English ; French - Reception, Website, Interpretation, Programs, Publications
Fees None


Service Categories Old Age Security Program

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