Entry requirements to visit Singapore

If you’re planning a trip to Singapore, you must meet the country’s entry requirements. You should follow the visa policy for your nationality, and get the mandatory SG Arrival Card.

This page explains Singapore’s entry requirements, including:

  • Required documents
  • Who can enter
  • Passport conditions
  • Travel information

Documents required to enter Singapore

Singapore’s entry requirements include 2 separate documents:

  • Singapore visa: required for certain nationalities
  • Singapore Arrival Card: mandatory for everyone

You can use the information on this page to determine which documents you need to travel.

Do I need a visa for Singapore?

Visa requirements depend on 2 factors.

  • Your nationality
  • How long you will stay in Singapore

Citizens of many countries can travel to Singapore without a visa for a limited time. Singapore offers visa-free stays of 30 or 90 days, depending on your nationality.

Passport holders from countries on the Assessment Level I or Assessment Level II lists must have a visa to enter Singapore. Electronic visa and traditional visa applications are available.

Please check Singapore’s visa policy to find out if you need a visa.

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Do I need an SG Arrival Card for Singapore?

All arrivals must complete the SG Arrival Card for Singapore.

This includes:

  • Nationals of countries that do not need a visa for Singapore
  • Tourists on a traditional paper tourist visa (citizens of Assessment Level II countries)
  • Holidaymakers on an online tourist visa (citizens of Assessment Level I countries)
  • Foreign citizens on a long-term visa
  • Citizens and residents of Singapore

List of countries that can enter Singapore

If you hold a passport from one of the following countries, you can get the SG Arrival Card online:

  • Afghanistan
  • Albania
  • Algeria
  • Andorra
  • Angola
  • Antigua and Barbuda
  • Argentina
  • Armenia
  • Australia
  • Austria
  • Azerbaijan
  • Bahamas
  • Bahrain
  • Bangladesh
  • Barbados
  • Belarus
  • Belgium
  • Belize
  • Benin
  • Bhutan
  • Bolivia
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Botswana
  • Brazil
  • Brunei Darussalam
  • Bulgaria
  • Burkina Faso
  • Burundi
  • Cambodia
  • Cameroon
  • Canada
  • Cape Verde
  • Central African Republic
  • Chad
  • Chile
  • China
  • Colombia
  • Comoros
  • Congo
  • Costa Rica
  • Côte d'Ivoire
  • Croatia
  • Cuba
  • Czech Republic
  • Denmark
  • Djibouti
  • Dominica
  • Dominican Republic
  • Ecuador
  • Egypt
  • El Salvador
  • Equatorial Guinea
  • Eritrea
  • Estonia
  • Ethiopia
  • Fiji
  • Finland
  • France
  • Gabon
  • Gambia
  • Georgia
  • Germany
  • Ghana
  • Greece
  • Grenada
  • Guatemala
  • Guinea
  • Guinea-Bissau
  • Guyana
  • Haiti
  • Honduras
  • Hungary
  • Iceland
  • India
  • Indonesia
  • Iran
  • Iraq
  • Ireland
  • Israel
  • Italy
  • Jamaica
  • Japan
  • Jordan
  • Kazakhstan
  • Kenya
  • Kiribati
  • Korea North
  • Korea South
  • Kuwait
  • Kyrgyzstan
  • Laos
  • Latvia
  • Lebanon
  • Lesotho
  • Liberia
  • Libya
  • Liechtenstein
  • Lithuania
  • Luxembourg
  • Macedonia
  • Madagascar
  • Malawi
  • Malaysia
  • Maldives
  • Mali
  • Malta
  • Marshall Islands
  • Mauritania
  • Mauritius
  • Mexico
  • Micronesia
  • Moldova
  • Monaco
  • Mongolia
  • Montenegro
  • Morocco
  • Mozambique
  • Myanmar
  • Namibia
  • Nauru
  • Nepal
  • Netherlands
  • New Zealand
  • Nicaragua
  • Niger
  • Nigeria
  • Norway
  • Oman
  • Pakistan
  • Palau
  • Panama
  • Papua New Guinea
  • Paraguay
  • Peru
  • Philippines
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Qatar
  • Republic of Cyprus
  • Romania
  • Russia
  • Rwanda
  • Saint Kitts and Nevis
  • Saint Lucia
  • S.V. and the Grenadines
  • Samoa
  • San Marino
  • São Tomé and Príncipe
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Senegal
  • Serbia
  • Seychelles
  • Sierra Leone
  • Slovakia
  • Slovenia
  • Solomon Islands
  • Somalia
  • South Africa
  • South Korea
  • Spain
  • Sri Lanka
  • Sudan
  • Suriname
  • Swaziland
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • Syria
  • Taiwan
  • Tajikistan
  • Tanzania
  • Thailand
  • Timor-Leste
  • Togo
  • Tonga
  • Trinidad and Tobago
  • Tunisia
  • Turkey
  • Turkmenistan
  • Tuvalu
  • Uganda
  • Ukraine
  • United Arab Emirates
  • United Kingdom
  • United States
  • Uruguay
  • Uzbekistan
  • Vanuatu
  • Vatican City
  • Venezuela
  • Vietnam
  • Yemen
  • Zambia
  • Zimbabwe

Passport requirements for travelling to Singapore

Passports must be valid for 6 months beyond the date of arrival in Singapore.

Visitors with dual nationality must use the passport they will travel with to apply for the following:

  • SG Arrival Card
  • Singapore visa

Further documents required to visit Singapore

Citizens of some foreign countries may need extra documents to enter Singapore. This will depend on the traveller’s specific circumstances, visa rules, and travel plans.

Certain visitors may be asked to provide one or more of the following:

  • Return tickets or other proof of onward travel
  • Evidence of sufficient financial funds to cover their stay in Singapore
  • Proof of vaccines and/or other health certificates

Those who need a visa must meet the visa requirements for Singapore that apply to their specific case.

Example: a foreign student who wishes to complete a degree in Singapore may be asked to provide proof of enrollment at a Singaporean university to be granted their student visa.

SG Arrival Card health declaration

The SG Arrival Card is a standard entry requirement for Singapore and also serves as a health declaration.

You must submit health and recent travel information using the SG Arrival Card.