Originally Posted by edmars
if i'm not in canada, can i get SIN?
This document will help you out:
Here is a quote from it:
You must also provide a primary document
that proves your identity and status in Canada, as well as a supporting document
, if the name on your primary document is different from the one you are currently using. It is important that documents are originals and that they are written in English or French.
The following document lists different categories describing the applicant's status in Canada:
What is your status in Canada, if you have any?