A REP allows SPRs to leave and enter Singapore as they wish. The REP is valid for 5 years and thereafter must be renewed. The Electronic Re-Entry Permit system or e-REP in short, is an online, web-based system that allows SPRs to apply or renew online for a Re-Entry Permit (REP) or transfer the remaining […]
Frequently Asked Questions
Once submitted, the application usually takes between 4 to 6 months to be processed. Upon approval, you will need to complete the formalities which include applying for a Singapore Blue Identity Card and your re-entry permit.
Submission of PR application is by appointment only. At your appointment, you will be required to submit the completed application form together with the required documentation.
Only aged parents of a Singapore citizen may be sponsored.
You can apply for citizenship once you have been a Singapore Permanent Resident (SPR) for at least 2 to 6 years prior to the date of application. The spouse of Singapore Citizen can apply for citizenship after a minimum of 2-year residence as a PR and married for at least 2 years preceding the date […]
The Government of Singapore welcomes the arrival of foreign talent with open arms. If you are a well-recognized artist in your own country, preferably with an international reputation in areas such as arts, photography, dance, music, theatre, literature, you can apply for Singapore permanent residence through Foreign Artistic Talent scheme. Part of the application requirements, […]
As an investor who is interested to start up a business or invest in Singapore, you may apply for the Singapore Permanent Residence (PR) status through the Global Investor Programme (GIP). You are eligible to apply for PR under the GIP if you have substantial business track record and a successful entrepreneurial background. At present, […]
Male SPRs who are granted SPR status under the first generation Professional/Technical Personnel and Skilled Workers Scheme (PTS) are exempt from NS. However, male children who are granted SPR status under their parents’ sponsorship are liable for National service under the Enlistment Act.Male children under the age of 18 must serve 2 years in the […]
Obtaining Singapore permanent residence lets you enjoy many of the benefits and rights given to Singapore citizens. There is range of benefits of being a Singapore PR: Obtaining Singapore permanent residence lets you enjoy many of the benefits and rights given to Singapore citizens. There is range of benefits of being a Singapore PR: The […]
There is no stipulated age limit and we have previously successfully secured permanent residence for clients over the age of 60 years old. Ultimately, the ICA takes a holistic approach and age is only one of the factors considered.
Under the PTS scheme, you can apply can apply for Singapore permanent residence after working a minimum of six months in Singapore.
The two most common routes used by foreigners to apply for SPR are: 1) They are married to a SC or SPR residing in Singapore. 2) The Professionals/Technical Personnel & Skilled Worker scheme (PTS scheme).