With effect from 25 October 2018, the Consulate-General no longer accepts hardcopy applications for Registration of Citizenship by Descent.

Citizenship applications for your child can be done online through the Immigration & Checkpoints Authority’s website.

Non-English Documents/Documents issued in China


1. Documents not printed in English must be officially translated to English.

2. Bring the documents to a local Notary Public for legalisation. A Notarial Certificate should be issued accordingly.

3. The documents are then to be presented to the Foreign Affairs Office (FAO) of the province or municipality for attestation.

4. After the attestation by FAO, the documents should then be presented to the Singapore Overseas Mission for endorsement. You may refer to the consular jurisdictions of the respective Singapore Missions in China here (683.90KB).


Collection of Citizenship Certificate


The Consulate-General will inform you when the citizenship certificate is ready for collection at our office. The applicant or spouse must attend at the office personally with the child to collect the citizenship certificate. 

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