Updating Health Care Plan Information – Status and Life Changes

When do you need to update your Health Care Plan Information?

  • You will need to update your information if you change your:
    • Name
    • Address / Phone Number
    • Gender
    • Citizenship or Immigration Status
    • Indigenous Status

Not notifying Health Services Administration about changes to your personal information could interrupt your health care coverage.

How to update your Health Care Plan Information?


  • A valid NWT Health Care Card



  • There is no fee to apply for NWT health care.

Contact this Service

Phone: 1-800-661-0830 (toll free)
Email: healthcarecard@gov.nt.ca
Hours: 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM (Monday to Friday, closed statutory holidays)

Sending the Completed Form…

Health Services Administration

Department of Health and Social Services

Bag #9

Inuvik, NT X0E 0T0

Fax to: 1-867-777-3197

Email to: healthcarecard@gov.nt.ca

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