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Published 13.08.2021
1. Passengers are not allowed to enter Singapore.
-This does not apply to nationals of Singapore.
-This does not apply to permanent residents of Singapore.
-This does not apply to passengers (except those with travel history to Bangladesh, India, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan or Sri Lanka within the past 21 days prior to departure for Singapore) with a Long-Term Visit Pass (LTVP) or a Long-Term Visit Pass In-Principle Approval (LTVP IPA). They must have an Approval Letter for Entry (ALE) issued by the Safe Travel Office (STO) or the Immigration & Checkpoints Authority (ICA).
-This does not apply to passengers (except those with travel history to Bangladesh, India, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan or Sri Lanka within the past 21 days prior to departure for Singapore) with a Work Pass, Long-Term Visit Pass (LTVP), Dependants Pass, or the respective In-Principle Approval (IPA) issued by the Ministry of Manpower (MOM). They must have an approval letter from the Ministry of Manpower (MOM) or the Immigration & Checkpoints Authority (ICA);Safe Travel Office (STO). The following applies to passengers with the above mentioned passes issued by the Ministry of Manpower (MOM), with an approval letter from the Ministry of Manpower (MOM) or the Safe Travel Office (STO) with travel history to higher risk countries/regions in the past 21 days prior to departure for Singapore (please refer to https://safetravel.ica.gov.sg/wphl/overview for the higher risk countries/regions): Passenger must hold an approval letter with the following reference codes: R001; OPT-OUT OF SDF_CMod; or OPT-OUT OF SHN@SDF , and have documentary proof of COVID-19 vaccination, which can either be in the form of a hardcopy vaccination certificate, or a vaccination status on the HealthHub app or TraceTogether app. Passengers holding an approval letter with other reference codes and passengers who are aged below 18 years old will not be required to present documentary proof of vaccination. Pass holders who cannot be vaccinated due to special considerations will be issued with an exemption letter by a Singapore Government Agency and must present this to the airline during pre-boarding checks.
-This does not apply to passengers (except those with travel history to Bangladesh, India, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan or Sri Lanka within the past 21 days prior to departure for Singapore) with a Students Pass (STP) or a Students Pass In-Principle Approval (STP IPA). They must have an Approval Letter for Entry (ALE) issued by the Ministry of Education (MOE) or the Safe Travel Office (STO).
-This does not apply to passengers (except those with travel history to Bangladesh, India, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan or Sri Lanka within the past 21 days prior to departure for Singapore) with an approval letter from the Safe Travel Office (STO), Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA), Ministry of Education (MOE), Ministry of Health (MOH), or Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI).
-This does not apply to passengers (except those with travel history to Bangladesh, India, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan or Sri Lanka within the past 21 days prior to departure for Singapore) with a Business Travel Pass (BTP) or a Pre-Approved Business Pass (PBP).
-This does not apply to passengers with an Air Travel Pass approval letter issued by Singapore if they:
- have stayed in Brunei Darussalam, China (Peoples Rep.) (excluding Jiangsu province), Chinese Taipei or New Zealand in the last 21 days before departure; and
- have a visa to enter Singapore (if they are a visa-required short-term visitor).
-This does not apply to residents of Brunei Darussalam if they:
- have a valid SafeTravel Pass approval letter issued by Singapore under the Singapore-Brunei Reciprocal Green Lane; and
- have a visa to enter Singapore (if they are a visa-required short-term visitor); and
- have a medical certificate with a negative Coronavirus (COVID-19) PCR test result. The test must have been taken at most 72 hours before departure from the first embarkation point; and
- stayed in Brunei Darussalam in the last 14 days before departure; and
- have a return ticket or proof of other transportation arrangements to depart from Singapore.
-This does not apply to residents of China (People’s Rep.) if they:
- have a valid Safe Travel Pass approval letter issued by Singapore under the Singapore-China Reciprocal Green Lane; and
- have a visa to enter Singapore (if they are a visa-required short-term visitor); and
- have a medical certificate with a negative Coronavirus (COVID-19) PCR test result. The test must have been taken at most 72 hours before departure from the first embarkation point; and
- stayed in Chongqing, Guangdong, Jiangsu, Shanghai, Tianjin, or Zhejiang in the last 7 days before departure; and
- have a return ticket or proof of other transportation arrangements to depart from Singapore.
-This does not apply to returning passengers with a Work Pass, Students Pass, Dependant’s Pass, or Long-Term Visit Pass who have a Entry Travel Pass issued by the Brunei authorities under the Singapore-Brunei Reciprocal Green Lane, an invitation letter issued by the Chinese authorities under the Singapore-China Fast Lane, a Singapore-Germany-Singapore (SGS) Travel Pass issued by the Singaporean-German Chamber of Industry and Commerce under the Singapore-Germany Reciprocal Green Lane, an electronic visa issued by the Indonesian authorities, an approval letter issued by the Embassy of Japan under the Singapore-Japan Reciprocal Green Lane, an approval letter issued by the Korea (Rep.) Embassy in Singapore under the Singapore-ROK Fast Lane, or a MyTravelPass approval letter issued by the Malaysian authorities under the Singapore-Malaysia Reciprocal Green Lane. They do not require an approval letter from the Safe Travel Office (STO), Ministry of Manpower (MOM), or Ministry of Education (MOE).
2. Passengers entering and transiting Singapore must have a negative COVID-19 PCR test result taken at most 72 hours before departure. The test result must be in English and must include the date the test was taken, and a minimum of 2 personal identifiers as stated in the passport (i.e. name and either date of birth or passport number). More details can be found at https://www.moh.gov.sg/covid-19/faqs/faqs---border-measures-and-changes-to-stay-home-notice-requirements .
- This does not apply to:
- passengers younger than 3 years;
- passengers who in the past 21 days have only been in or transited through Brunei Darussalam, China (People’s Rep.), Chinese Taipei, Hong Kong SAR, China, Indonesia, Macao SAR, China or New Zealand;
3. Passengers who have been in Indonesia in the past 21 days must have a negative COVID-19 PCR test taken at most 48 hours before departure.
- This does not apply to passengers younger than 3 years.
4. Passengers with an Air Travel Pass approval letter issued by Singapore, passengers with a valid SafeTravel Pass approval letter issued by Singapore under the Singapore-Brunei Reciprocal Green Lane and Singapore-China Fast Lane, and passengers with an approval letter from the Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI) with the reference numbers C01 or C21 must:
- have a mobile device with the TraceTogether app already downloaded, with the passenger’s profile registered on the app and the ‘Activate App’ holding screen shown on the app; or
- if the passenger has a mobile device with the TraceTogether app downloaded but is unable to show the ‘Activate App’ holding screen, have an electronic or physical copy of his/her booking confirmation for a Singapore SIM card from Changi Recommends; or
- if the passenger does not have a mobile device with the TraceTogether app downloaded, have an electronic or physical copy of his/her booking confirmation for a mobile device from Changi Recommends;
- children who are aged 7 to 12 years and those unable to use a mobile device due to certified disability or special need, are eligible to be issued TraceTogether tokens.
- This does not apply to passengers who are younger than 6 years.
5. Passengers are not allowed to transit Singapore.
- This does not apply when traveling on airlines with transfer routes approved by the Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS). Passengers must check with airlines if the airlines have the Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS)s approval, before purchasing tickets.
- Passengers with travel history to Bangladesh, India, Indonesia, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan or Sri Lanka within the past 21 days prior to departure for Singapore are not allowed to transit.
6. Passengers must comply with the prevailing Singapore government requirements upon entry into Singapore. Passengers could be subject to quarantine. Please refer to https://safetravel.ica.gov.sg
7. Passengers are subject to a COVID-19 PCR test upon arrival at their own expense. Passengers should register and pre-pay for their on-arrival COVID-19 PCR test prior to departing for Singapore at https://safetravel.changiairport.com
- This does not apply to:
- passengers who are 6 years or younger;
- merchant seamen.
8. Passengers who have been in Bangladesh, India, Indonesia, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Philippines and Sri Lanka in the past 21 days are also subject to a COVID-19 rapid antigen test upon arrival.
9. Passengers must submit a health declaration before arrival via the SG Arrival Card (SGAC) e-Service (https://eservices.ica.gov.sg/sgarrivalcard) or via the mobile application.
- This does not apply to passengers in transit.