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Citizenship Application for an Undischarged Bankrupt

Postby pkume7 » Wed, 30 Jun 2010 10:29 am

Hi Guys,

Need your help here. I've been a PR in Singapore for 5 years and has always been employed since day 1. However, I declared bankruptcy 2 years ago and my debts are not really that big. we're talking about less than 30 K.

What are the chances of my citizenship being denied or approved ? I have no criminal records and always been employed but shit happens that's why I became a self decalred bankrupt.

I undersand that they look at your financial well being as one of the requirements, but I have always been employed with a good salary and, CPF and can support myself. Would they look the amount I have in my bank account?


Should I settle my banruptcy debts before I apply or should I just give it a try ? If it gets denied once, would it be the end ?

Please do give me some advices. Thank you. :???:

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Postby carteki » Wed, 30 Jun 2010 11:46 am

Think you know the answer...

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Postby sundaymorningstaple » Wed, 30 Jun 2010 12:47 pm

pkume7, your post was.....
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Postby ksl » Wed, 30 Jun 2010 1:39 pm

Denied until you settle your debts!

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Postby xtasy010 » Wed, 30 Jun 2010 2:11 pm

Since you have been a PR for 5 years has your re-entry permit been renewed?

By the way if you are from PK consider yourself lucky for getting PR.
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Postby therat » Wed, 30 Jun 2010 2:14 pm

since you say it is not very big (less than 30k)
then clear your debt first

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Postby pkume7 » Wed, 30 Jun 2010 10:18 pm

xtasy010 wrote:Since you have been a PR for 5 years has your re-entry permit been renewed?

By the way if you are from PK consider yourself lucky for getting PR.


What do you mean from PK? thanks.

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thanks

Postby pkume7 » Wed, 30 Jun 2010 10:29 pm

thanks for all the replies.

I will renew my re entry permit next month since it's my 5th year.Will my status as an undischarged bankrupt affect this too? If they can't give me another 5 years then how can I settle my debts? They cannot touch my cpf savings under the law.

Note that I am gainfully employed since day 1. Contributing to cpf and no criminal records whatsoever. I heard that your re entry permit won't get renewed if you are jobless or you would be given 2 years or so.

I have records and proof that I am making payments towards my discharge. I got a reply from ICA that I can try, and its based on merits and have complied to the requirements.

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Postby sundaymorningstaple » Wed, 30 Jun 2010 10:39 pm

So I guess the obvious reply now is....

Well, why are you here? Especially if ICA said go ahead. You think we know something that ICA don't? :roll:

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Re: thanks

Postby Mad Scientist » Thu, 01 Jul 2010 4:24 am

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thanks again

Postby pkume7 » Thu, 01 Jul 2010 5:42 pm

Hi Mad Scientist. Thanks for your help. I appreciate it.

OK, so I sitll have some hope on the renewal of my re entry permit. Like what you said, making re payments and being gainfully employed should be a ultimate must do.

Once I become discharged, would that affect my citizenship application ?

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Postby Elios » Wed, 20 Oct 2010 1:08 am

pkume7 wrote:Hi Mad Scientist. Thanks for your help. I appreciate it.

OK, so I sitll have some hope on the renewal of my re entry permit. Like what you said, making re payments and being gainfully employed should be a ultimate must do.

Once I become discharged, would that affect my citizenship application ?

Hi bro/sis I am also spr I am planning to go to self declare bankrupt I would like to know what is your outcome of your pr renewal and what is the difference btw Singaporean and SPR bankrupt.


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