Tightening measures to Singapore’s immigration rule – Dependant’s Pass holders must apply for work passes from 1 May 2021

The Ministry of Manpower announced that from 1 May 2021, Dependant’s Pass (“DP”) holders who wish to work in Singapore will have to apply for a relevant work pass, instead of being able to seek employment via a Letter of Consent (“LOC”). With Singapore known as a business-friendly country, with laws and tax system which attract foreigners to live and work here, these individuals