Singaporeans who wish to find out if they require a visa to
visit a particular country should contact the country’s
representative closest to you to be apprised of the latest
All foreign visitors must ensure that they meet or possess
entry requirements as stated by the Singapore Immigration
and Checkpoints Authority (ICA). Please
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US Passport Holders (regular, official and diplomatic) do
not require a visa to enter Singapore for business or for
social visit purposes. They must, however, meet the entry
requirements as mentioned above.
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Countries/Regions which require a visa for entry into
If your travel document is issued by one of the countries or
regions below, you will need a visa to enter Singapore:
You will also need a visa if you are travelling on:
▪ A Palestinian Authority passport
▪ A temporary passport issued by the United Arab Emirates
▪ Refugee travel documents issued by a Middle East country.
These travel documents are subject to assessment of
recognition for entry into Singapore.
A Singapore visa is not an immigration pass. It is a
pre-entry permission for the holder of a valid Singapore
visa to travel to, and seek entry, into Singapore. The grant
of an immigration pass will be determined by the ICA
officers at the point of entry. Possession of a valid visa
alone does not guarantee entry into Singapore. The period of
stay granted is shown on the visit pass endorsement given on
your passport and it is not tied to the validity of your
Visa-Free Transit Facility
Nationals of the Commonwealth of Independent States,
Georgia, India, The People's Republic of China (PRC),
Turkmenistan and Ukraine may be eligible for the
Transit Facility (VFTF).
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A Letter of Invitation is a proof for conference
registration and attendance application. It will be stated
in English and may help with your visa application. However,
it does not guarantee you a visa. Invitation letters will
only be issued once your registration and payment have been
confirmed. And it will be sent by e-mail.
For those who require a visa, please note that the
Organizing Committee has no control over the visa
application process, or the decision of the visa adjudicator
in the embassy or consulate. The conference cannot be
responsible for actual visa issuances. The process length
varies from individuals, you're strongly advised to start
your application as soon as you can.
Should your application be denied, we cannot change the
decision of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, nor will we
engage in discussion or correspondence with the MOFA or the
Embassy on behalf of the applicant.