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I am PR, what visa should I get for my wife to be?

Post by dependent » Wed, 18 Apr 2012 8:17 am

I thought dependent pass, but the MOM website http://www.mom.gov.sg/foreign-manpower/ ... fault.aspx

says

P1, P2, Q1 Employment Pass holders, and S Pass holders with a fixed monthly salary of at least $2,800 may apply for Dependant’s Passes for their:

spouses
unmarried or legally adopted children under 21 years of age


it does not mention PR. Would I be looking at a different visa or pass?

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Post by sundaymorningstaple » Wed, 18 Apr 2012 8:28 am

You cannot get a DP for you intended wife. You have to be married first.

IF you are married, then as a PR you can possibly get a LTVP for her as DP are reserved for only employment pass holders. The new LTVP+ would be an eligibility but probably only after you have been married for two years. For the first two years, they would probably issue 1 year LTVPs until they are sure that the marriage is not one of convenience.

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Post by Saint » Wed, 18 Apr 2012 9:00 am

sundaymorningstaple wrote:You cannot get a DP for you intended wife. You have to be married first.

IF you are married, then as a PR you can possibly get a LTVP for her as DP are reserved for only employment pass holders. The new LTVP+ would be an eligibility but probably only after you have been married for two years. For the first two years, they would probably issue 1 year LTVPs until they are sure that the marriage is not one of convenience.

http://mom.gov.sg/foreign-manpower/pass ... fault.aspx
Only available to foreign spouses of Singapore Citizens, not PRs as far as I'm aware.

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Post by sundaymorningstaple » Wed, 18 Apr 2012 9:16 am

:oops!: I stand corrected. :wink:

So, as a PR, you look like you might get a LTVP only. If you are lucky, it might be for 1 year.
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