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Consular Section
May 13, 2021

American Citizen Services

The American Citizen Services (ACS) Unit of U.S. Embassy Singapore provides a wide range of services to U.S. citizens visiting or residing in Singapore and the immediate region.  The ACS Unit issues passports, registers U.S. citizens born in Singapore, performs notarial services, and provides assistance to U.S. citizens arrested in Singapore, U.S. citizens who are victims of crime, and to the families of Americans who pass away in Singapore.

A complete description of our services and important messages for U.S. citizens can be found here.

Visit our appointment gateway to make an appointment for U.S. Citizen Services.

Additional travel information on passports, regional travel advisories, and much more can be found at http://travel.state.gov.



Immigrant Visas

All K visa (fiancé visa) applicants must pay their visa fee through our partner agency, CGI.  For details please check the U.S. Visa Information Service for Singapore website.  All other immigrant visa applicants will need to pay their fee to the National Visa Center or to the cashier at the Embassy at the time of their interview.

For more information please visit the  U.S. Visa Information Service for Singapore website or you may call +65 3158 5400 (8:00 am to 8:00 pm) from Singapore or 703 520 2238 if you are in the United States.  You may also email your questions to the support desk.

Visa Waiver Travel

Most Singaporeans traveling on business or tourism for less than 90 days do not require a visa and can travel under the Visa Waiver Program (VWP).  For information regarding visa-free travel, see the details of the Visa Waiver Program.  All travelers under the VWP must obtain authorization through the Electronic System for Travel Authorization (ESTA) prior to initiating travel to the United States.  Please visit ESTA website for more information and to register.