Entry requirement for foreigners
Afghanistan, Algeria, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Belarus, Democratic People's Republic of Korea, Egypt, Georgia, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (Document of Identity), India, Iran, Iraq, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, Lebanon, Libya, Macao Special Administrative Region (Travel Permit), Mali, Moldova, Morocco, Nigeria, Pakistan, People’s Republic of China (PRC), Russia, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, Tajikistan, Tunisia, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Yemen.
All social and business visa applicants should lodge their visa applications at authorised visa agents (34.57KB) during office hours. To check if you require a visa to visit Singapore, please click here.
The Visa and Consular Section of the Singapore Embassy will continue to process visa applications for Diplomatic and Official Passport holders who require social or business visas to enter Singapore. The visa and consular counter is open between 9.30 am and 11.30 am and 1.30 pm to 4.30 pm from Monday to Friday and closed on Weekends and Public Holidays.
Visa Processing Fee
With effect from 1 January 2020, the processing fee per visa application submitted is THB 670 (equivalent to S$30). This processing fee should be made upfront at the time of submission. It is non-refundable regardless of the outcome of the application or if the application is withdrawn after submission.
Three to five working days.
Types of Visas
To apply for an entry visa for business or social visits, you will require the following documents:
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.