STVP extension EP cancelled

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STVP extension EP cancelled

Post by NehaR » Tue, 09 Mar 2021 9:54 am

Hi All,

I am from India and working in Singapore. My EP is valid till 10th March and my STVP until 9th April. I am in the middle of changing jobs but my new employer can only apply for my EP on 18th March. This means that I have only 3 weeks to get my EP (IPA) and seems like a bit of a touch and go situation. Do you think I can get a STVP extension of 14 days? what would be the best ground for it to request MOM or ICA ?

Any help would be appreciated.

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Re: STVP extension EP cancelled

Post by malcontent » Tue, 09 Mar 2021 12:42 pm

When your employer submits a new application for EP, they should be able to extend your stay at the same time.

Back when I was in this situation they extended my visit pass by 2 months each time a new EP application was submitted - but that was over two decades ago (when EP took longer).

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Re: STVP extension EP cancelled

Post by Masterdatta » Fri, 07 May 2021 12:45 pm

Hi, would like to check if you got your extension when your EP is pending for approval? Covid is getting serious in India and still we can see there’s a flight going back to India. Wonder if there’s any chance for SG gov to extend the stvp due to these reasons. My Stvp expiring on 15 May. Thanks.

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Re: STVP extension EP cancelled

Post by therat » Fri, 07 May 2021 2:06 pm

Masterdatta wrote:
Fri, 07 May 2021 12:45 pm
Hi, would like to check if you got your extension when your EP is pending for approval? Covid is getting serious in India and still we can see there’s a flight going back to India. Wonder if there’s any chance for SG gov to extend the stvp due to these reasons. My Stvp expiring on 15 May. Thanks.
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Re: STVP extension EP cancelled

Post by sundaymorningstaple » Fri, 07 May 2021 7:49 pm

I suggest you buy a ticket. Otherwise, maybe free room & board courtesy of the Singapore Police for overstaying. Better safe than sorry, but then again, if you gamble & lose, then you will get deported after release and sent home and banned from ever returning to SG.
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