SINGAPORE WORK VISA

Work Visa- (taken from Government website)

Professionals:

Pass type Who is it for

Employment Pass

For foreign professionals, managers and executives. Candidates need to earn at least $3,600 a month and have acceptable qualifications.

EntrePass

For eligible foreign entrepreneurs wanting to start and operate a new business in Singapore.

Personalised Employment Pass

For high-earning existing Employment Pass holders or overseas foreign professionals. The PEP offers greater flexibility than an Employment Pass.

Skilled and semi-skilled workers:

List of passes for pass category

Pass type Who is it for

S Pass

For mid-level skilled staff. Candidates need to earn at least $2,200 a month and meet the assessment criteria.

Work Permit for foreign worker

For semi-skilled foreign workers in the construction, manufacturing, marine shipyard, process or services sector.

Work Permit for foreign domestic  worker

For foreign domestic workers (FDWs) to work in Singapore.

Work Permit for confinement nanny

For Malaysian confinement nannies to work in Singapore for up to 16 weeks starting from the birth of the employer’s child.

Work Permit for performing artiste

For foreign performers working in public entertainment outlets such as bars, hotels and nightclubs.

Trainees and students:

List of passes for pass category

Pass type Who is it for

Training Employment Pass

For foreign professionals undergoing practical training. Candidates must earn at least $3,000 a month.

Work Holiday Pass (under Work    Holiday Programme)

For students and graduates aged 18 to 25 who want to work and holiday in Singapore for 6 months.

Work Holiday Pass (under Work and  Holiday Visa Programme)

For Australian students and graduates aged 18 to 30 who want to work and holiday in Singapore for 1 year.

Training Work Permit

For semi-skilled foreign trainees or students undergoing practical training in Singapore for up to 6 months.