Best practices and tips on how to identify and report fake “MOM” websites, phone and email scams.
How to report fake "MOM" websites, phone scams or email scams
Call the anti-scam helpline at 1800 722 6688 if you notice:
- Any websites that you suspect to be fake versions of the official MOM website.
- Any calls or emails that you suspect to be scams.
How to identify fake "MOM" websites or phishing eServices
The official MOM website is at https://www.mom.gov.sg. This is where we make available MOM-related information and eServices that enable you to perform your transactions with us safely and securely.
Fake websites may try to look official and mimic the official MOM websiteShow
Fake websites may try to look official and mimic the official MOM website
The following are examples of some fake websites that we found:
Fake websites have similar but different URLs
Official MOM websites and eServices’ URLs will always contain “.mom.gov.sg”. For example:
Some fake websites that we found are:
These looked very similar to our official URL, but do not have “.mom.gov.sg”.
Some may even try to embed “.mom.gov.sg” into their URLs but their domain name won’t end with “.mom.gov.sg”. Here’re some examples:
These are fakes as their domain names don’t end with “.mom.gov.sg”.
How to identify phone scams or email scams
Scams surface from time to time. These could be in the form of unexpected phone calls or emails claiming to be from MOM.
You may even see the caller ID showing MOM’s hotline: 6438 5122.
They may also ask for money or sensitive personal information.
Verify that the call is not a scam
MOM Assurance, Care and Engagement (ACE) Group conducts voice and video calls with foreign workers to ensure that they’re at home and comply with SHN requirements. We may also contact you on matters such as your worker’s COVID-19 vaccination and rostered routine testing.
We will not ask for your financial information over the phone.
You can verify whether the call is not a scam before you provide any personal information.