How To Apply For Singapore Visa

By | December 18, 2018

How To Apply For Singapore Visa

NOTE: With effect from 1st April 2009, the Singapore High Commission does not accept individual walk-in applications. Applications must be submitted in person to any of our authorised visa agents at Annex A. Applicants whose application has been approved can have their e-Visa printed by the authorised visa agents.

If you have a local sponsor in Singapore (with a Singpass account), he or she can submit your visa application online on your behalf. The online payment mode accepts Master/ Visa, Debit/ Credit cards only.

VISA APPLICATION FORM

All visa applicants are required to complete the attached visa application form 14 A in full i.e. all columns and blank spaces to be completed.

The visa application form can also be downloaded from the website http://www.ica.gov.sg

The visa application forms are also available free of charge at:

  1. Authorised visa agents at Annex A
  2. Any Singapore Overseas Mission

SUBMISSION OF DOCUMENTS

You can apply for your visa through any of the authorised visa agents at Annex A. Please contact them for their operating hours. Visa applications will be accepted only when all of the following documents are in order:

For AL1
To apply for an entry visa for business or social visits, you will need the following documents:

  • Duly completed Form 14A signed by you.
  • Valid passport with at least six months validity on the date of entry into Singapore
  • 2 passport-sized colour photograph taken within the last three months. Please see Photo Guidelines for information on photo requirements.

Additional supporting documents (e.g., Form V39A (Letter of Introduction for Visa Application (LOI)) may be required on a case-by-case basis.

*The local contact must be either a Singapore citizen (SC) or a Singapore permanent resident (PR) who is at least 21 years old with a SingPass/CorpPass account. If you are applying for an entry visa for business visit (attending business negotiations or discussions), the local contact must be acting on behalf of the Singapore-registered business entity. LOIs issued by your Embassy can also be accepted, if you are unable to secure an LOI from a local contact to support your visa application for social and business visits.

For AL2
To apply for an entry visa for business or social visits, you will need the following documents:

  • Duly completed Form 14A signed by you.
  • 2 passport-sized colour photograph taken within the last three months. Please see Photo Guidelines for information on photo requirements.
  • Valid passport with at least six months validity on the date of entry into Singapore
  • A completed Form V39A (letter of introduction for visa application (LOI)), which may be issued by a local contact* in Singapore.

Additional supporting documents may be required on a case-by-case basis.

*The local contact must be either a Singapore citizen (SC) or a Singapore permanent resident (PR) who is at least 21 years old with a SingPass/CorpPass account. If you are applying for an entry visa for business visit (attending business negotiations or discussions), the local contact must be acting on behalf of the Singapore-registered business entity. LOIs issued by your Embassy can also be accepted, if you are unable to secure an LOI from a local contact to support your visa application for social and business visits.

All documents in Hindi, including official notes, should be translated into English language

Photo Guidelines

.            Taken within the last 3 months 

.            Clear and in focus, 35mm wide by 45mm high, without any borders

.            In colour taken against a plain white background without shadows

.            Avoid white headgear and plain white clothing (headgear worn in accordance with religious or racial customs is acceptable but must not hide any facial features)

.            Full face with the upper shoulders visible, facing forward with eyes open

.            Hair must not cover the eyebrows or the eyes

.            Even exposure (must not be taken under direct lighting)

.            Spectacle frames must nto cover part of the eyes

.            Spectacle lenses must not reflect or glare

Please see Photo Guidelines for more information on photo requirements.