Visa policy of Singapore
Visitors to Singapore can either enter the country without a visa or in some cases they must first obtain a visa. Almost 80% of world countries may travel to Singapore for a period ranging from 30 days to 90 days. Only 33 countries require visa for Singapore. They are categorized into countries eligible to apply for an electronic visa and countries whose citizens need a full visa.
All visitors to Singapore must hold:
- passport valid for 6 months at the time of departure,
- onward or return ticket,
- sufficient funds to stay in Singapore.
Visa policy map
Citizens of all countries not included in Assessment Level I and Assessment Level II lists are allowed a maximum stay of 30 days without a visa in Singapore, except the holders of the following passports who are allowed to stay for 90 days:
Assessment Level I Countries
Citizens of the following countries may obtain a visa online:
- Holders of Hong Kong Document of Identity for Visa Purposes
- Holders of Macao Special Administrative Region Travel Permit
Assessment Level II Countries
Citizens of the following countries and territories must obtain a visa in advance.
Visa Free Transit Facility
Nationals of Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Russia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Ukraine and Uzbekistan may use a Visa Free Transit Facility which allows them to visit Singapore for 96 hours. Nationals of China and India can also transit, one time only, for up to 96 hours without a visa under the Visa Free Transit Facility (VFTF) on either the outbound or return leg of the same journey.
- Immigration & Checkpoints Authority Countries Requiring Visa
- Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Singapore List of Singapore Embassies
- Immigration & Checkpoints Authority List of Trusted Partners Overseas