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Second generation PR wants to be the first generation to skip NS

Postby Curiosy » Sun, 23 Dec 2018 1:22 pm

Hi,
I am currently 23yrs old guy studying in Singapore. I am a second generation PR holder as my parent is PR.
Just want to ask whether i am able to apply PR under my own name, which means its not dependent to my parent so i can be the 1st generation PR.
Cos my father told me that his PR friend did the same and get approved. May i know anyone tried it or the possibility of getting.

Another question is that if i renounce my PR, is it possible apply and be Singapore Citizen again. If get approved, would my NS be exempted?

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Re: Second generation PR wants to be the first generation to skip NS

Postby PNGMK » Sun, 23 Dec 2018 9:05 pm

1. Your father's story sounds like the typical urban legend shit people pass around without verification that then ends up getting ignorant people in to trouble when they assume it's true.

2. You can indeed renounce PR but getting PR again is going to be incredibly difficult. And yes they question of 'issues with CMPB' will arise I suspect.
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Re: Second generation PR wants to be the first generation to skip NS

Postby sundaymorningstaple » Mon, 24 Dec 2018 9:56 am

How old were you when you got your PR via your father?

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Re: Second generation PR wants to be the first generation to skip NS

Postby Curiosy » Fri, 04 Jan 2019 2:19 am

Since young

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Re: Second generation PR wants to be the first generation to skip NS

Postby sundaymorningstaple » Fri, 04 Jan 2019 11:06 am

That doesn't tell us anything. Want to try again?


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