What is “Seguridad Social”? What do I need it for? What do I need to do to obtain it?

/What is “Seguridad Social”? What do I need it for? What do I need to do to obtain it?

Seguridad social is a social security number. It entitles you to use public health care in Spain. To get the social security number, you need to visit the Administración de la Seguridad Social (address provided below) with the following documents:

An original and a copy of your official “Spanish Student Residence Card” (‘Tarjeta de autorización de estancia por estudios’).

The original and a copy of your passport or ID.

Address: Av. Gran Via Carles III 124 8034 Barcelona

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