Work Passes & Permits

1. Employment Pass

  • Qualifications: applicants must have a bachelor's degree or higher with at least a $3,900 (SGD) monthly salary
  • Preparatory documents: copy of passport, copy of bachelor’s diploma or higher and resume listing work experience
  • Application Procedure: application outcome is determined in about 3 weeks (3-4 weeks when additional documents are requested)

    Self Assessment Tool https://services.mom.gov.sg/sat/satservlet

    2. S Pass

    • Qualifications: degree or diploma holder with at least a $2,300 (SGD) monthly salary 
    • Preparatory documents: copy of passport, copy of bachelor’s diploma or higher and resume listing work experience
    • Application Procedure: application outcome is determined in about 3 weeks (3-4 weeks when additional documents request)

    3. Work Permit

    • Qualifications: applicants age 18-50 whose nationality is of either The Republic of South Korea, Malaysia, China, Hong Kong, Macao, or Taiwan 
    • Preparatory documents: copy of passport, application form 
    • Application Procedure: 1 working day for application approval, but only after security bond is issued (minimum of 3 days)

    4. Personalised Employment Pass

    • Qualifications: high-earning existing employment pass holder or overseas foreigner with at least a $12,000 (SGD) monthly salary
    • Preparatory documents: copy of passport, copy of bachelor’s diploma or higher, employment contract, past employment record, past 3 months payroll & bank statement, recent income tax report
    • Application Procedure: submit application form and documents to SingPost (takes 8 weeks)

    5. EntrePass

    • Qualifications: within 6 months after its establishment, corporation must have capital of more than $50,000 (SGD), and applicant must hold more than 30% of stake
    • Business type: Complies with MOM application requirements
      http://www.mom.gov.sg/passes-and-permits/entrepass/eligibility
    • Preparatory documents: copy of passport, past employment record, business plan, ACTA Biz File
    • Capital: demonstrable local bank statement of $50,000 (SGD) or more
    • Application Procedure: upload application form and documents at https://form.gov.sg/#!/5cef8d832902070010dfaf80 (takes 8 weeks)

    6. Dependant’s Pass

    • Qualifications: spouse or child of EP/SP holders with at least a $6,000 (SGD) monthly salary 
    • Preparatory documents: copy of passport, family relationship certificate
    • Application Procedure: EP/SP can apply at the same time
    • Dependent’s pass holders of EP holder are able to work with LOC
    • Dependent’s pass holders of SP holder are able to work with separate EP/SP/WP
    • The minimum salaries of SP / EP holders eligible for family visa application from 1 January 2018 (SGD):
      • DP Issued Minimum monthly salary: $6,000
      • LTVP Available Minimum monthly salary: $12,000
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