UMID Card

The GSIS UMID is a three-in-one card that serves as your:

  • Identification Card
  • ATM Card
  • Debit Card

The GSIS UMID Card is embedded with an RFID microchip that contains the user’s personal information. Using their GSIS UMID cards, GSIS members can access the GW@PS kiosk.

WHO ARE ELIGIBLE to apply for the GSIS UMID Card?

  • Active members (members whose employment in the service are on a Permanent, Elected, Special Members, Co-Terminous, Appointed, Casual, Confidential, Contractual, Emergency, Lumpsum, Provisional or substitute but are required by law to remit regular monthly contributions)
  • GSIS Pensioners (Old Age, Survivorship and Disability)
What is the difference between an e-Card, e-Card Plus, and a UMID Card?

An e-Card is your temporary card issued by UBP. It is used while GSIS is waiting for the CRN for ACTIVE MEMBERS, Old-Age PENSIONERS, and DISABILITY PENSIONERS.

UMID Cards will replace your e-Card once the CRN has been established.

An e-Card Plus is issued only to Survivorship Pensioners.

WHAT ARE THE FUNCTIONS AND BENEFITS OF THE UMID CARD?

  1. All your GSIS proceeds (i.e. dividends, loan proceeds, claims and monthly pension) shall be credited to this card.
  2. You can use it as your personal ATM savings account.
  3. You can use it to withdraw cash over the counter (OTC) in any Union Bank or Land Bank branches nationwide or from any ATM worldwide.
  4. You can use it as a debit card for purchases (local and abroad).
HOW DO I APPLY FOR A GSIS UMID CARD?

  1. Go to your GSIS Handling Branch and enrol for your GSIS UMID Card.
  2. Wait for an SMS from GSIS on when to pick up your GSIS UMID Card. Prepare 2 valid government issued IDs to claim.
  3. In claiming the cards:
    Active: In person only. Bring an IDs.
    Pensioners: In person or through an Authorized Representative with the requirements to bring:

    • Duly signed Authorization Letter OR notarized Special Power of Attorney (SPA);
    • Photo or print-out of pensioner holding the Authorization Letter or SPA;
    • Photocopy of the pensioner’s two (2) valid government issued IDs and its originals; and
    • Photocopy of the authorized representative’s two (2) valid government-issued IDs and its originals.
WHAT TO DO IN CASE YOU LOSE YOUR e-Card/e-Card Plus/GSIS UMID Card?

  1. Call or send an email immediately your Servicing Bank* to inform them that your UMID Card is missing so they can block your account to prevent others from using it.
  2. Go to your servicing bank’s nearest branch and fill out an UMID Card replacement form.
  3. You will receive a text or email when you can get your new UMID Card from your servicing branch where you applied.
WHAT TO DO IN CASE YOUR e-Card, e-Card Plus, GSIS UMID Card GETS DAMAGED?

For damaged Card:

  1. Present your damaged UMID Card at your servicing branch
  2. Fill up an UMID Card replacement form
  3. Submit to your servicing bank personnel the accomplished UMID Card replacement form
  4. Pay the corresponding replacement fee
  5. You will receive a text or email when you can get your new UMID Card from your servicing branch where you applied.
HANDLE YOUR GSIS UMID CARD WITH CARE

  1. Always keep your UMID Card in a secure place.
  2. Do not share your PIN to anyone.
  3. Disinfect your UMID Card by using a soft cotton ball with disinfectant, but make sure not to run it over the microchip and the magnetic strip.


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