free lancing on long term visa

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free lancing on long term visa

Post by momabcd » Fri, 03 Dec 2010 9:04 pm

hi friends,

i have just received a 5-year long term visa as mother of PR. meaning i can stay in, go in and out of, singapore for the next 5 years. however the pass doesnt allow me to work.

my usual "work" when i am home in the philippines is private tutoring or tuition as called in singapore. for me such "work" is not really work but i do get compensation for what i am doing. will i be allowed to do this in singapore ? if i can a few students just to earn some shopping money, i will be happy.

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Re: free lancing on long term visa

Post by singaporeflyer » Fri, 03 Dec 2010 9:14 pm

momabcd wrote:hi friends,

i have just received a 5-year long term visa as mother of PR. meaning i can stay in, go in and out of, singapore for the next 5 years. however the pass doesnt allow me to work.

my usual "work" when i am home in the philippines is private tutoring or tuition as called in singapore. for me such "work" is not really work but i do get compensation for what i am doing. will i be allowed to do this in singapore ? if i can a few students just to earn some shopping money, i will be happy.

thanks
momabcd
No you are not allowed to work when you are on a LTSVP. You have to be a SG citizen/PR/EP/WP holder to work in Singapore

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free lancing on long term visa

Post by momabcd » Fri, 03 Dec 2010 11:40 pm

thanks singaporeflyer

i know i am not allowed to work. but i was thinking if taking in one or two students to help them with math or mandarin will be considered work.

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Re: free lancing on long term visa

Post by Mad Scientist » Sat, 04 Dec 2010 5:02 am

momabcd wrote:thanks singaporeflyer

i know i am not allowed to work. but i was thinking if taking in one or two students to help them with math or mandarin will be considered work.
Freelancing is ILLEGAL if you are on LTSVP

Try this

http://www.ica.gov.sg/services_centre_o ... pageid=396
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