To apply for a Dependant’s Pass, you will need to follow the following steps:
(Steps 1 to 4 can be done by the applicant outside of Singapore)
Step 1: Access whether you are eligible for a Dependant’s Pass.
Step 2: Check that you have the full set of documents required for the application.
Step 3: Fill up the following forms.
Here is a guide on how to fill out the forms.
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Step 4: Inform us that the form has been completed and make payment. Please note that we will only process the Dependant’s Pass application after we have received payment.
Step 5: Upon receiving the in-principle approval, you will need to register fingerprints and submit your photograph (if required) and the Dependant’s Pass will be issued to you.
- You can submit the application along with the main pass holder’s work pass application or at a later date. Submit a separate application for each family member.
- If the foreigner is in Singapore with a visit pass that will expire before the Dependant’s Pass is issued, the Ministry of Manpower won’t be able to extend the visit pass.
- You should only bring in the foreigner when the pass is approved. They don’t need to be in Singapore when you apply and the Ministry of Manpower won’t be able to extend their visit pass.
- For babies born in Singapore, the parent will get a Special Pass from the Immigration and Checkpoints Authority (ICA). This pass is valid for 6 weeks, during which you can apply for a Dependant’s Pass.