What is Dependent Pass?
Dependent Pass (DP) is a family relocation visa issued to the spouse and unmarried children (below 21 years) of foreign employees holding a work pass of the type that is an Employment Pass or Entrepreneur Pass.
Who can apply for Dependent Pass?
You may be eligible to apply for a DP for your child, if you have a valid Singapore work visa, like an Employment Pass (EP Holder).
A separate DP application must be filed for each eligible family member. Applications can be lodged with the Ministry of Manpower (MOM) Singapore.
Various requirements are contingent on your work visa, these nuances are updating frequently, and it is difficult for individuals to keep updated on how to best ensure a successful application. Hence, it is wise to engage an advisor such as Paul Hype Page, with years of experience dealing with MOM and the related applications. We have built a good understanding of the systems in place and can help you in this process.
Once you have sorted the visa requirements out, the next concern will be their continued education. The Ministry of Education (MOE) manages the education industry in Singapore, and the admissions criteria and fees are regulated by them.