Singapore Travel Restrictions

7.7 active COVID-19 cases out of 100,000 people
46.16% of citizens have been vaccinated increase from 42.80% last week
Most visitors from Canada will not be allowed to enter Singapore.

Singapore border status

Entry to Singapore is allowed to the following:

Returning Singapore Citizens and Permanent Residents.

Long Term Pass Holders (including holders of Work Pass, Student’s Pass and Dependent's Pass) and Immediate Relatives of Singapore Citizens/PRs.

Short-term business visits.

Short Term Social Visits from countries with low risk of COVID-19 importation.

Death and critical illness emergency visit. Documents that serve as proof must be presented.

Details of entry can be found here.

Outgoing travel to SingaporeTraveling from Canada to Singapore

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type
Visitors from Canada must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Singapore.

Testing does not apply to children aged six (6) and below.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Canada will need to quarantine for 21 days upon entering Singapore.
Details and exceptions

Travelers who will enter Singapore will be issued with a Stay Home Notice. It will commence with immediate effect upon arrival in Singapore. The duration of a traveler’s stay in a Stay Home Notice (SHN) and Dedicated SHN Facility could be 7, 14 or 21 days depending on their travel history. Travelers may refer this to their Entry Approval Letter or SafeTravel Pass.

More details can be found here.

Return travelReturning to Canada from Singapore

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type
Travelers returning from Singapore must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure to Canada.

Children under the age of 5 are exempt from presenting a COVID-19 test, other exemptions includes, a crew member or a person who seeks to enter Canada only to become such a crew member, emergency service providers, technical stops – flights refueling.

Travelers are required to take a COVID-19 test on arrival in Canada at their own expense. Travelers are also required to take another COVID-19 molecular test on day 8 of their 14-day quarantine. They will receive a COVID-19 test kit and instructions before leaving the airport/border. Those who refuse will receive a $750 fine.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors returning from Singapore will need to quarantine for 14 days upon entering Canada.
Details and exceptions

Travelers are subject to a 14-day mandatory quarantine, this includes a mandatory 3 night pre-paid booking at a government-authorized hotel, at their own expense (approximately 2,000 CAD) and take a COVID-19 molecular test on arrival at their own cost.

Towards the end the quarantine period, travelers will be required to take another COVID-19 test. they will be required to stay in their place of quarantine until they receive a negative test result.

Certain persons are exempt from the mandatory quarantine requirement when entering Canada for the purposes of performing an essential job or function as identified in the Order under the Quarantine Act. Exemption will be validated for each entry into Canada.

Other COVID-19 restrictions for Singapore

Masks:Required in public spaces.
Restaurants:Open with restrictions
Bars:Open with restrictions


  • Most visitors from Canada can enter Singapore but you need to provide a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure and to isolate for 21 days

  • Travelers from from Canada are required to isolate for 21 days. Please read the details under the "Quarantine Requirements" section.

  • Travelers coming from Canada will need a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure

  • Required in public spaces.

  • Open with restrictions

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