Obtain identifying information before assigning an SSN.
||Get a completed and signed SS-5.
||Conduct the mandatory in-person interview with applicants age 12 or older with no
||See RM 10211.500 if evidence establishes the applicant is an alien not legally in
||Develop full evidence of age, identity, U.S. citizenship or lawful alien status even
if the claimant alleges having an SSN. This will prevent delaying the claim for further
||See RM 10205.020 if the SS-5 application data is returned “unable to locate” (UTL).