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How to retrieve FIN

Post by nuddle » Wed, 30 May 2018 5:21 pm

I lived in Singapore in 1991, as a student of ISS, I am currently applying for Australian citizenship and require a COC from SPF, I can not find my FIN, SPF told me they cant help to contact either school, MOM or ICA, School does not keep any records past 5 years
ICA and MOM have no online contact details other then FAQ which are not helpful, or an online form where I need my FIN to even ask a question...

My parents no longer have it and in my passport I have a stamp which is a dependant pass, and a student pass, there are some numbers scribbled on there, but none match the FIN format

Has anyone recently done this and can be of help?

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Re: How to retrieve FIN

Post by PNGMK » Wed, 30 May 2018 8:40 pm

No one seems to have an answer for this.
I not lawyer/teacher/CPA.
You've been arrested? Law Society of Singapore can provide referrals.
You want an International School job? School website or http://www.ISS.edu
Your rugrat needs a School? Avoid for profit schools
You need Tax advice? Ask a CPA
You ran away without doing NS? Shame on you!

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Re: How to retrieve FIN

Post by PNGMK » Wed, 30 May 2018 8:45 pm

PNGMK wrote:No one seems to have an answer for this.
If you have some numbers you can do a verification test here:

https://nric.biz/
I not lawyer/teacher/CPA.
You've been arrested? Law Society of Singapore can provide referrals.
You want an International School job? School website or http://www.ISS.edu
Your rugrat needs a School? Avoid for profit schools
You need Tax advice? Ask a CPA
You ran away without doing NS? Shame on you!

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Re: How to retrieve FIN

Post by nuddle » Thu, 31 May 2018 5:14 am

PNGMK wrote:
PNGMK wrote:No one seems to have an answer for this.
If you have some numbers you can do a verification test here:

https://nric.biz/
Thank you

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Re: How to retrieve FIN

Post by yschong81 » Sat, 07 Jul 2018 5:21 am

I left my job SG in year 2000.

I called IRAS and provided my Malaysian IC and got my FIN no.

You should just try calling them.

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Re: How to retrieve FIN

Post by ms.yang » Thu, 16 Aug 2018 12:14 am

I got the email address and direct lines for you :)

https://www.gov.sg/sgdi/ministries/mha/ ... tments/vsc

It has the contact of VISITOR SERVICES CENTRE directors and heads' email addresses and contact numbers! Good luck!
:) In a World Where You Can Be Anything, Be Kind.

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Re: How to retrieve FIN

Post by nuddle » Thu, 16 Aug 2018 9:02 am

Thank you very much, I have since posting this had a singapore local contact immigration to try and retrieve the number, and was told that due to the amount of time that has passed since living there, my number no longer exists. But will try those emails if Australia still needs me to keep trying.

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Re: How to retrieve FIN

Post by ms.yang » Thu, 16 Aug 2018 2:36 pm

nuddle wrote:Thank you very much, I have since posting this had a singapore local contact immigration to try and retrieve the number, and was told that due to the amount of time that has passed since living there, my number no longer exists. But will try those emails if Australia still needs me to keep trying.
Cheers! All the best!
:) In a World Where You Can Be Anything, Be Kind.

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Re: How to retrieve FIN

Post by MariaLuciaValle » Wed, 17 Jul 2019 10:10 pm

Hi, I’m having the same issue as you. Need to obtain a Certificate of Clearance from the Singapore Police Force for immigration purposes and it’s been impossible to me finding my FIN (being there studying from 1993 to 1995).
I’ve already contact MOM and ICA but no good answers.
Have you found any solution? Please let me know.
Thanx

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Re: How to retrieve FIN

Post by nuddle » Thu, 18 Jul 2019 5:16 am

Yes I have had success, Singapore police have
helped me and I have my coc.
I contacted ICA telling them I had exhausted all my
Options to retrieve Fin. They replied, and ccd Singapore
Police.
Police who I had contacted previously, got back to me
And helped me sort it out.

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Re: How to retrieve FIN

Post by MariaLuciaValle » Sat, 20 Jul 2019 4:44 am

nuddle wrote:
Thu, 18 Jul 2019 5:16 am
Yes I have had success, Singapore police have
helped me and I have my coc.
I contacted ICA telling them I had exhausted all my
Options to retrieve Fin. They replied, and ccd Singapore
Police.
Police who I had contacted previously, got back to me
And helped me sort it out.
Thanks for your answer, I think I’m asking the same in other conversation but I’m desperate for help.
Do you have any specific email to contact the Police or maybe any specific recommendations to tell them?
Thanx again

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Re: How to retrieve FIN

Post by PNGMK » Sat, 20 Jul 2019 8:13 pm

I recommend Muddle DOES NOT POST the email address. It will lead to spam and then the email address will disappear. Do your own research Maria. (i.e. RING ICA AND BLOODY WELL ASK THEM YOU MORON)
I not lawyer/teacher/CPA.
You've been arrested? Law Society of Singapore can provide referrals.
You want an International School job? School website or http://www.ISS.edu
Your rugrat needs a School? Avoid for profit schools
You need Tax advice? Ask a CPA
You ran away without doing NS? Shame on you!

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