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You need to apply for a Work Permit if you are hiring a migrant domestic worker (MDW) in Singapore. Find out the eligibility requirements, how to apply and what you need to do during her employment.
Overview and key facts about the Work Permit, including who it is for, validity and pass map.
Includes eligibility criteria for an MDW, security bond and insurance.
Includes information on rest days, well-being, contracts, salary, overseas leave and sending an MDW home.
Includes levy rate, paying the monthly levy, applying for levy concession and waiver.
Includes how to apply for a Work Permit and the steps to take before and after your MDW arrives in Singapore.
Applying under the Joint Income Scheme or Sponsorship Scheme for lower-income employers and senior citizens.
When and how to renew a Work Permit before it expires.
How to submit an appeal if your MDW is not eligible for Work Permit renewal.
When and how to cancel a Work Permit for MDW.
How to replace a lost, damaged or stolen card.
When to notify MOM, including changes in employer's information, address, MDW's passport details, pregnancy, death, missing MDW or provide a reference for your MDW.
How to transfer an MDW directly, including tasks for the new and current employers.
EAs can take over the responsibilities for your MDW while finding her a new employer.
How to extend your MDW's Work Permit for a short period.
Find out about customer ratings for FDW-placing employment agencies.
Overview of the scheme, eligibility criteria for employers and participating employment agencies. Find an EA to hire FDW trained in eldercare.
Find publications, guides and videos that are useful for both migrant domestic workers and their employers.
Online services and forms for Work Permit for migrant domestic worker transactions.