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A flourishing metropolis offering world-class infrastructure, Singapore is one of the world’s leading business capitals. The sunny tropical island of Southeast Asia is home to four major communities: Chinese (majority), Malaysian, Indian and Eurasian. After breaking with Malaysia in 1965, the country moved to a system of parliamentary democracy. Singapore has a fully integrated island transportation system, a dynamic business environment and a dynamic way of life.

Why Is Singapore Visa Needed?

All foreign visitors must ensure that they meet or possess the following entry requirements as set forth by the Singapore Immigration and Checkpoints Authority (ICA). Holders of United States passports do not require a visa to enter Singapore for commercial or social purposes. The Singaporean visa is not an immigration card. It is an authorization required by the holder of a suitable visa to obtain admission to Singapore. The issuance of an immigration pass is determined by Immigration & Checkpoints Authority (ICA) agents at the port of entry. Just having an appropriate visa doesn’t qualify you for Singapore. How long you can stay in Singapore is stated in the visitor visa on the basis of your passport and it is not related to the validity of your visa.

What is a Singapore Travel Visa?

If you want to visit Singapore as a tourist, you will need to comply with some entry rules such as a Singapore tourist visa. A Singaporean visitor visa is not an immigration pass. This is an authorization required by the holder of an appropriate tourism visa to obtain admission to Singapore. This is an authorisation required by the holder of a suitable tourist visa to gain entry to Singapore. Having just the right tourist visa does not qualify you to enter Singapore. How long you can stay in Singapore is stated in the visitor visa on the basis of your passport and it is not related to the validity of your visa.

Duration of Singapore travel visa.

Indian passport holders need to apply for a Singapore Tourist Visa that allows them to stay for a maximum period of 30 days, with a total validity of 2 years. As with other country rules, even for Singapore, you have to make sure that your passport is valid for 6 months from the date of entry into Singapore.

Cost of Singapore travel visa.

Singapore travel visa fees is Singapore $30. Visa processing fees are payable when applying for visas. These fees are non-refundable, whether your visa application is a success or a failure, or if you withdraw the application after submitting. If you are applying for a Singapore tourism visa from India, authorized visa officers can also charge a Rs.300 service fee in addition to the visa processing fee. All expenses must be paid at the time of visa application.

Eligibility criteria for the Singapore travel visa.

To obtain a tourist visa from Singapore, you must meet the following requirements:

  • You must have a valid passport
  • You must have a valid passport for at least six months.
  • You must carry a copy of your completed visa application form (Form 14A)
  • You must have a copy of the Visa Application Introductory Letter (Form V39A) that was issued by your local contact in Singapore. Your contact person in Singapore must be a Singapore citizen or permanent resident and must be at least 21 years old. If you do not have a local contact, you may contact your embassy to send an introductory letter in support of your visa application.
  • If you provide a letter of introduction from your local contact in Singapore, you need to provide a photocopy of the local contact’s identification card in Singapore.
  • You must provide proof of hotel booking, flight and travel itinerary for the whole duration of your stay in Singapore.
  • You must provide proof that you have confirmed tickets for your trip back and forth.
  • If you provide evidence of having tickets for a subsequent trip, you must prove that you have obtained entry facilities at your subsequent destination, for example a visa.
  • You must provide proof of your financial ability to meet your financial needs throughout your stay in Singapore and for return transportation.
  • You need to be physically and mentally healthy and free from any kind of communicable diseases.
  • It is your intention to depart Singapore at the end of your authorized stay.

Singapore Travel Visa Application Process.

  • Download the Singapore Tourist Visa Form online, fill it in and sign it.
  • Check that your passport is valid for at least 6 months from the date of arrival in Singapore.
  • Book a confirmed return flight and keep an itinerary on hand.
  • Prepare a cover letter to the Singapore Embassy or Consulate General for the purpose and dates of travel.
  • Get a leave letter from your organization on their letterhead.
  • Make sure all documentation is in English.
  • If you currently reside at an address other than that indicated in the passport, attach proof of residence.
  • If you are visiting Singapore for the first time, then you need to attach income tax papers of the last 3 years and a bank statement of the last 3 months.
  • While not required, it would be recommended to attach confirmed reservations from your hotel in Singapore.

Documentation required for Singapore travel visa.

  • A full visa application form.
  • Validity of the passport – six months.
  • A clear photocopy of the passport — first, last and every observation page.
  • 2 recent color photos.
  • Copy of the guest’s passport.
  • Six months of bank statements.
  • Confirmation of return ticket.
  • Original cover letter with.
    • The purpose of your visit,
    • The dates of travel,
    • Number of passengers,
    • Details of travel itinerary,
    • Place of stay and
    • The applicant’s employment details

Where to apply the Singapore travel visa?

The Singaporean High Commission no longer accepts individual applications since April 1, 2009. Visa applications must be made in person to any of the Commission’s authorized visa officers set out in Annex A of the Commission. Approved applicants are eligible to have their e-visa printed by visa officers. The visa officers authorized by the Singapore High Commission are located in New Delhi, Western Bengal, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh and Punjab. And, if you have a local sponsor in Singapore (with a Singpass account), they can apply for your visa online in your name. Online method of payment accepts Master/ Visa; Debit/ credit cards only.

How can I track a Singapore tourist visa?

You can check the status of your visa in the following way:

  • Go to the official website
  • On the left menu click ‘Check Status’
  • Click on ‘Entry Visa’
  • Go to the bottom of the page and click ‘Status Enquiry’
  • Fill in your details and click ‘proceed’ to check your application status

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