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Key facts on Long-Term Visit Pass

Get a overview and key facts about the Long-Term Visit Pass (LTVP) for certain family members of eligible Employment Pass or S Pass holders.

Pass facts 

Who it is for Common-law spouse, step-child or handicapped child of an eligible Employment Pass or S Pass holders. Those earning over $12,000 can also bring in their parents.
Who can apply An employer or appointed employment agent must apply on behalf of the candidate.
What is the duration Up to 2 years, tied to the validity of the main work pass.
Is it renewable Yes. Find out how to renew.
Relevant legislation Immigration Act
Related eServices and forms Access online services and forms for LTVP.

Features of the pass

The key features of the pass are as follows:

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Overview of what you need to do before, during and after you apply for the LTVP.

Before applying

Before dependant's arrival

    • Apply for the LTVP and wait for the outcome.
    • (If the pass is approved) Get an in-principle approval letter.
    • (If your dependant is aged 13 and above based on their birth date) Ensure that your dependant complies with the latest vaccination requirements.
    • Ensure that your dependant complies with the latest travel requirements.

Upon dependant's arrival

When required