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Higher Minimum Salary For S Pass Applicants

Effective January 1, 2020, the minimum qualifying salary for the

S Pass will be increased from SGD 2300 to SGD 2400.

Further Details

  • Existing S Passes expiring beforeJanuary 1, 2020 can be renewed based on the pre-2020 salary


  • Existing S Passes expiring betweenJanuary 1 and June 30, 2020 can be renewed for up to one year under

    the pre-2020 salary requirement.

  • Existing S Passes expiring from July1, 2020 onwards can only be renewed if they meet the 2020 minimum

    salary requirement.

  • The salary should reflect workexperience. Older, more experienced applicants need higher salaries

    to qualify.

  • Fixed monthly allowances can beincluded in the salary calculation.

Employers who may be affected are encouraged to review the

salaries of their S Pass holders, and to contact an immigration

specialist for case-specific advice.

The content of this article is intended to provide a general

guide to the subject matter. Specialist advice should be sought

about your specific circumstances.

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