Do foreign employees need to contribute to the CPF fund? September 22, 2017 Foreigners on Singapore work passes such as Employment Pass, S Pass, etc. are exempted from CPF contributions in Singapore. Suggested Readings Is there any limit or quota on the number of Employment Pass (EP) applications a Company can make? What is Maternity Leave? What is the minimum probation period employees must serve before being confirmed? If I should pass on, can I make a Nomination for someone to be a beneficiary of my Central Provident Fund (CPF) savings?