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Re: PR surrender and CPF withdrawal

Post by singaporeflyer » Tue, 12 Nov 2019 7:20 pm

Rambo007 wrote:
Tue, 12 Nov 2019 7:04 pm
Hi everyone!
I am in Australia as a PR. My Singapore REP expired in 2017 and I got an extension for a year. Would any of you know if I can enter singapore with my expired REP because I still have my IC with me or should I apply for a visitor visa?

Thanks in advance.
You need to apply for a visitor pass. You wont be allowed an entry into SG based on an expired REP. Between where are you from? This would determine if you need to apply for a visa before arrival.

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Re: PR surrender and CPF withdrawal

Post by Rambo007 » Wed, 13 Nov 2019 4:32 am

Thanks Singaporeflyer. I have an Indian passport residing in Australia (going to be a citizen soon).

My bro-in-law(who is singPR) applied for a visitor visa and it was rejected. So I am not too sure what happened. I was planning to stay in Singapore for 1 day (to get my PR renounced and go to CPF office to submit withdrawal paperwork) and head to India for my holidays. I'm a bit stuck. Let me know if you have any ideas/suggestions.

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Re: PR surrender and CPF withdrawal

Post by singaporeflyer » Wed, 13 Nov 2019 9:53 am

Rambo007 wrote:
Wed, 13 Nov 2019 4:32 am
Thanks Singaporeflyer. I have an Indian passport residing in Australia (going to be a citizen soon).

My bro-in-law(who is singPR) applied for a visitor visa and it was rejected. So I am not too sure what happened. I was planning to stay in Singapore for 1 day (to get my PR renounced and go to CPF office to submit withdrawal paperwork) and head to India for my holidays. I'm a bit stuck. Let me know if you have any ideas/suggestions.
1. Your brother in law can go to ICA and try to ask on the rejection reason for the SVP and tell them that you want to come just to surrender your PR.

2. You can try surrendering in the Singapore Embassy in India/Aus?

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Re: PR surrender and CPF withdrawal

Post by Rambo007 » Wed, 13 Nov 2019 5:26 pm

Thanks Singflyer. I called the High Commision of SIN in Canberra. When I mentioned that I still have the NRIC with me, they told me that may be the main reason for visa rejection. So I've posted that to them. ICA would be notified once they receive the docs and they will let me know once renounced apparently. They have not told me if I should expect a post or an email.

Do I need that original document for Cpf withdrawal as I don't see that mentioned in the form?

Thank you.

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Re: PR surrender and CPF withdrawal

Post by singaporeflyer » Wed, 13 Nov 2019 5:42 pm

Rambo007 wrote:
Wed, 13 Nov 2019 5:26 pm
Thanks Singflyer. I called the High Commision of SIN in Canberra. When I mentioned that I still have the NRIC with me, they told me that may be the main reason for visa rejection. So I've posted that to them. ICA would be notified once they receive the docs and they will let me know once renounced apparently. They have not told me if I should expect a post or an email.

Do I need that original document for Cpf withdrawal as I don't see that mentioned in the form?

Thank you.
Original document of what?

You surely need to go the embassy to renounce your PR. Once you send your NRIC does not mean your PR is surrendered.

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Re: PR surrender and CPF withdrawal

Post by Jaxxie » Mon, 09 Dec 2019 2:12 am

Heymic wrote:
Mon, 09 Sep 2019 9:09 am
My renauciation done at ica 02 Aug 2019, withdrawal application done at CPF 05 Aug 2019 (to local bank acc) . The withdrawal is still in process and it has been 23 working days since I submitted the withdrawal app.
Remarks: my iras tax cleared 28th Aug 2019.
Hi Heymic any updates so far😇

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Re: PR surrender and CPF withdrawal

Post by Jaxxie » Mon, 09 Dec 2019 2:13 am

Hi Heymic any updates so far😇

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