Conditions of Work Permit/Visit Pass
for Foreign Domestic Worker

Prior to a work permit being issued to her, the FDW has to promise to abide by the conditions set below


1 I shall not make any false statements or submit any document which I know to be false.
2 I shall work only for the employer and in the occupation specified in the work permit or visit pass.
3 I shall not work for any other person, in any capacity, with or without monetary payments.
4 I shall not engage in or participate in any business.
5 I shall reside at my employer's residential address as stated in the work permit. (applicable to domestic workers from non-traditional sources).
6 I shall carry my original Work Permit or visit pass with me at all times and must produce it for inspection on demand by any public officer.
7 I shall submit myself to and pass a medical examination by a registered Singapore doctor as and when directed by the Controller of Work Permits.
8 I shall not go through any form of marriage or apply to marry under any law, religion, custom or usage with a Singapore Citizen or Permanent Resident in or outside Singapore without the prior approval of the Controller of Work Permits while I hold a work permit and also after my work permit has been cancelled. I will be expelled and prohibited from entering Singapore if I breach this condition.
9 I shall not cohabit with a Singapore Citizen or Permanent Resident.
10 I shall not become pregnant or deliver any child in Singapore during the validity of my work permit or visit pass.
11 I shall not engage in any relationship with a Singapore Citizen or Permanent Resident that will result in the birth of any child.
12 I shall not indulge or be involved in any illegal, immoral or undesirable activities including breaking up families in Singapore.
13 Conditions 8, 9, 10 and 11 shall continue to apply to me even after I cease to hold a work permit. Breach of these conditions shall result in my being expelled and prohibited from entering Singapore.
14 I shall report to the Controller of Work Permits as and when I am required by the Controller to do so.
15 I understand that if I breach any of the above mentioned conditions, my work permit or visit pass will be revoked and I can be prosecuted in Court
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