To provide a social security system to future generations.
The My Number system is the foundation of a fair and just society. My Number is a 12-digit social security and tax number provided to each citizen.
Note: The official name of the My Number Card is the "Individual Number Card".
An individual number (nicknamed 'My Number') will also be provided to foreigners holding Residence Cards. Information concerning the Social Security and Tax Number System is available in multiple languages on the Cabinet Secretariat website.
Videos (subtitled) explaining the Social Security and Tax Number System in multiple languages are available.