Application for Benefits
All applications for Spanish and Mexican benefits must be submitted to the competent institution in the country where the interested party is resident:
the Social Security Support and Information Centrenearest to your home (National Institute of the Social Security) or
the Provincial Directorates of the Social Marine Institute, for workers included in the Special Scheme for Sea Workers.
The Mexican Social Security Institute
If the interested party or the originators are resident in a third country, they must submit their application to the Institution of the country (Spain or Mexico) under whose legislation they were last insured..