Social Security

If you reside in Korea and have questions regarding services provided by the Social Security Administration (SSA), you must contact the SSA Federal Benefits Unit (FBU) located in Manila, Philippines.  For more information on their services and how to contact them, please visit their webpage at

For comprehensive information on SSA’s services abroad, please visit SSA’s webpage Service Around the World.

If you are already receiving SSA benefits payments, there will be no change in the method of distribution of those payments.

Social Security Administration in Manila
1201 Roxas Boulevard
Ermita, 0930 Manila

Phone Number: +63-2-5301-2000 option 9 (open from 8:00 A.M. to 11:00 A.M., Tuesdays and Thursdays, except on Philippine and U.S. holidays)
Fax Number: +63-2-8708-9723