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How to appeal if your foreign domestic worker's renewal is refused

You can make an appeal if MOM turns down your request to renew a helper’s permit. Appeals are often unsuccessful when no new information is given in the appeal.

Before submitting your appeal, check our “non-renewal letter” to see why we were unable to allow you to renew the helper's Work Permit.

Submit your appeal and supporting documents, if any.

It takes about 3 weeks to process the appeal, depending on the complexity of the case.

Note: If you do want to appeal, send it in early. Priority will not be given to a helper whose permit is expiring or has expired. We will impose an overstaying fine of up to $500 if your helper does not have a valid pass to remain in Singapore.