Yes, you can become a director in your company after you have obtained Employment Pass (EP).
Frequently Asked Questions : Immigration & Work Visa
Can I become a director of other companies while I am on Employment Pass (EP) for one company?
You will need to seek approval from the Ministry of Manpower and your company.
Can I hold shares in other companies while I am on Employment Pass (EP)?
Yes, you can hold shares in other companies or be a shareholder of another company while you are holding an Employment Pass (EP).
Can my Dependant work in Singapore?
Yes, a Dependant's Pass (DP) holder can work after the employer has received the Letter of Consent (LOC) from the Ministry of Manpower.
Can I bring in my dependants on an Employment Pass (EP)?
Yes, provided your salary is above $ 6,000.
Can my employer reject my resignation?
No. Under Section 108 of the Employment Act, failure to allow an employee to leave the service is an offence. The employer is liable on conviction to
Can the terms and conditions of an Employee’s contract be changed during the course of employment?
The terms and conditions of employment can only be changed if the employee agrees to it. Without your employees' consent, there will be a breach of
Can you help me draft a business plan for the Entrepreneur Pass (EntrePass)?
Yes, our Entrepreneur Pass (EntrePass) Package includes drafting of the Business Plan. We will require information such as the Applicant Profile,
Can employees be paid in benefits in kind?
An employer may offer food, accommodation, allowances or privileges but ultimately, all wages and salaries must be paid in legal tender.
Can employees encash unutilized annual leave?
This is up to the employer's discretion.
Can Dependant’s Pass holders who own a company / business firm / LLP apply for a Letter of Consent?
A Dependant's Pass holder who holds a key appointment in any entity will not be entitled to a Letter of Consent. If they wish to draw a salary in the
Can a shareholder of a company apply for an Employment Pass (EP)?
Yes, a shareholder can. However, if it is a newly established company, it is important for the company to show that it is able to generate enough