Just like other countries, a valid visa and updated passport is required for all visitors to the city. First and foremost, if you are a tourist, you need to have a passport with 6 months of validity. In this article, you’ll learn what you need to do to acquire a Singapore Visa.
A Singapore Visa may not be required in some countries. You can check out the immigration website of Singapore Visa Requirements Page to see if you may need a visa or not. <https://www.ica.gov.sg/page.aspx?pageid=95>
If you are planning to stay longer in Singapore for vacation or personal purposes you need to show proof that you have sufficient funds that will last you for your intended period. You may also be asked to show a confirmed onward and return flight tickets, and also the address of the place you’re going to stay in/ hotel booking confirmation.
For countries that have been affected by the Yellow Fever epidemic, you may be required to show a Yellow Fever Vaccination Certificate.
Singapore Visa: Required Countries to Have Yellow Fever Vaccination Certificate
- Burkina Faso
- Central African Republic
- Côte d’Ivoire
- Democratic Republic of the Congo
- Equatorial Guinea
- Mali2 Mauritania
- Sierra Leone
- South Sudan
- French Guiana
- Trinidad and Tobago
- São Tomé and Príncipe
Tourists and visitors should pass the Immigration and Security Checkpoints in the various points of entry. Sometimes tourists will only be granted a certain number of days in the country, and it will be shown on the visit pass endorsement given on the passport. You should check your passport and take note of the number of days allowed so you can clarify before leaving the security checkpoint.
Tourists are also not allowed to engage in any form of occupation, profession, business or any form of paid employment while in the country.
Snumber of intended stay or the period given by immigration is a punishable offense. You can apply for an extended stay online via e-XTEND (subject for approval) on their website: <www.psi.gov.sg>