The authorization-to-work conditions are not printed on your study permit and
You are eligible to work on or off campus and you have to mail your completed application to the Operations Support Centre (OSC) in Ottawa. Please check the Processing time for Amendment of Valid Temporary Resident Documents
Please note if your study permit will be expiring soon, when you apply to extend it, the extended study permit automatically will have the authorization-to-work conditions. You don’t need to apply separately to change the conditions of your study permit.
Apply for a SIN
Service Canada requires individuals to apply in-person at a Service Canada Centre with your original documents.
The easiest location to access from U of T Scarborough is the:
Valid work permit OR study permit with work authorization conditions
Processing time: 30 minutes if you have the required documents in order.
Validity of your SIN
Expiry date of the SIN is based on the permit that authorizes you to work in Canada. Each time you extend your study or work permits and you want to continue working or file your taxes, you have to renew you SIN with the new or renewed permits.