Singapore Citizen can apply for new and renew passport by various application method through Immigration & Checkpoints Authority (ICA). Here is the few simple step by step method explained to apply for passport.
Digital Photo should meet the following specification when applying passport through online (APPLES)
While attaching, photograph image should contain:
Note: Keep the below data ready as required in the application form.
Step 1 : Register through the Application for Passport On-line Electronic System (APPLES) Website.
Step 2 : after Clicking to the APPLES Website. Read the instruction carefully for Digital photo, online payment mode and then Click 'APPLY PASSPORT’ link.
Step 3 : Login in using the registered SingPass Login Id and Password. (to get SingPass click here to register).
Step 4 : Click "Apply for Fresh Passport/Re-issue of Passport" link.
Step 5 : Fill in the required details in the e-form and submit.
Step 1: Complete the Singapore Biometric Passport Application Form. (Click here to download).
application Form can also be avaliable in:
Step 2: Send the completed form affixed with the applicant's photograph to below address By mail:
Citizen Services Centre
Level 2, ICA Building
10 Kallang Road
By deposit box: Drop the completed form in deposit boxes at the ICA Building at these locations:
Visit the Singapore passport office any service counter at Level 3, ICA Building. The ICA counter staff will guide you through the application, and print a personalised application for you.
Carry your required documents:
Applicants below 16 years old must apply in person. You must be accompanied by a "consenting" parent or legal guardian (i.e. the person who will sign your application) with these additional documents (original copies):
Citizens who are staying abroad can apply through these methods.
Step2: Produce the required documents when collecting the passport.
Apply in person:
Step1: Complete the following forms and submit them at the nearest Singapore overseas mission. Required supporting documents are listed on the application form:
Once your complete documents is received by ICA, after one week you will receive a pink acknowledgement card by mail. You should collect your new passport in person within 1 month of receiving the acknowledgement card. Passports not collected within 3 months of application will be cancelled. Your passport fee will not be refunded.
carry these documents along:
You can collect your new passport in person at the ICA:
Citizen Services Centre,
Level 2, ICA Building,
10 Kallang Road (beside Lavender MRT),
Collecting from a post office
if you want to collect your Passport from post office, you need to specify this option in the ICA website. This option will be stated in the acknowledgement card also, but an additional fees will be charged for this.
Collecting from an overseas mission
Passport can be collected from an overseas mission with the following documents.
|Application method||Fees||Modes of payment|
|ICA deposit box||$70||
|ICA service counter||$80||
|Singapore overseas mission||$80||