How To Register SSS Online: A Step-by-Step Guide (2024)

Registering for an SSS (Social Security System) online account allows you to conveniently access various SSS services from the comfort of your home. This guide will walk you through the registration process step-by-step.
Steps for SSS Online Registration

Before You Begin:

  • Prepare a valid email address and a mobile number not yet registered with SSS.
  • Have a scanned copy of any valid government-issued ID (e.g., passport, driver's license) ready for upload (optional).

Steps for SSS Online Registration:

  1. Go to the SSS website: Visit the SSS Member Portal at https://member.sss.gov.ph/.

  2. Click "Register": Locate the "Register" button below the "SSS Member Login" section.

  3. Choose Registration Option: Here, you have two options:

    • Register using your Email Address: This is the most common method. Enter your valid email address in the designated field.
    • Register using your Mobile Number: If you haven't registered your mobile number with SSS yet, select this option. Enter your mobile number and choose "Proceed." You'll receive a one-time PIN (OTP) via SMS to verify your mobile number.
  4. Fill out the Online Registration Form: Accurately provide the following information:

    • Full Name: As stated in your government-issued ID
    • Date of Birth: Enter your date of birth in YYYY-MM-DD format.
    • Gender: Select your gender from the dropdown menu.
    • Civil Status: Choose your current civil status from the options provided.
    • Citizenship: Indicate your citizenship.
    • Employer's Name (Optional): If employed, enter your employer's name. Otherwise, leave it blank.
    • Email Address (if not used in Step 3): Re-enter your email address here if you chose mobile number registration in Step 3.
    • Mobile Number: Re-enter your mobile number here if you chose email registration in Step 3.
    • Security Question and Answer: Choose a security question and provide a memorable answer for future reference. This helps verify your identity if needed.
    • Password: Create a strong password following the SSS password guidelines (combination of uppercase and lowercase letters, numbers, and special characters). Remember your password for future logins.
  5. Upload scanned ID (Optional): While not mandatory, uploading a scanned copy of your valid government-issued ID can expedite SSS verification.

  6. Review and Submit: Carefully review all the information you've entered to ensure accuracy. Once satisfied, click the "Submit" button.

  7. Verify Your Email: You'll receive a confirmation email from SSS with a verification link. Open your email and click the link to activate your SSS online account.

  8. Congratulations!: You've successfully registered for an SSS online account. You can now log in to the SSS Member Portal using your email address/mobile number and password.

Additional Tips:

  • Keep your SSS online account credentials (email address/mobile number and password) confidential.
  • Regularly update your contact information within your SSS online account.
  • Explore the various SSS online services available, such as contribution verification, loan application status checking, and retirement benefit estimation.

By following these steps, you can easily register for an SSS online account and unlock the convenience of managing your SSS membership online.