Are you eligible for Indian status?
Find out if you are eligible to register and how to apply.
Services and information
Find out if you are eligible and how to apply for Indian status as defined in the Indian Act.
Learn about the application process for Indian status if you are adopted.
Find out how to apply if your birth certificate does not state the name of your biological parent who is registered or entitled to be registered.
Learn what the Government of Canada is doing to ensure equity between the sexes in Indian registration.
Learn more about how long it takes to receive non-insured health benefits for Status Indians.
Learn more about the Qalipu Mi'kmaq First Nation enrolment process.
Find out how to protest the Indian Registrar's decision on your application for Indian status.
Collaborative Process on Indian Registration, Band Membership and First Nation Citizenship: Consultation Plan
Learn how the Government of Canada plans to consult on Indian registration, band membership and First Nations citizenship.