Types of Passes and Visa
- The Employment Pass: allows foreign professionals to work in Singapore. It applies to foreigners who earn a fixed monthly salary of at least $3,600, and have acceptable qualifications.
Mid Level Skills Workers
- The S Pass allows mid-level skilled foreigners who earn a fixed monthly salary of at least $2,200 to work in Singapore.
Skilled and semi skilled Workers
- A Work Permit (WP) is generally issued to foreign unskilled workers.
- The duration of a Work Permit is generally two years, subject to the validity of the worker’s passport, the Banker’s/Insurance Guarantee, and the worker’s employment period, whichever is shorter. The worker is only allowed to work for the employer and in the specified occupation.