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Find past updates on border control measures related to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus Disease 2019) situation in Singapore below. For the latest updates, please click here.


Past updates: April 2020

Date Title
29 Apr 2020Singaporean Man To Be Charged After Breaching Stay-Home Notice
26 Apr 2020British National Deported For Falsely Declaring His Travel History At The Family Justice Courts
20 Apr 2020Two Singapore Citizens And One Foreigner To Be Charged After Breaching Their Stay-Home Notices (SHN)
16 Apr 2020Man To Be Charged After Breaching Stay-Home Notice (SHN)
15 Apr 2020Amendments to the COVID-19 (Temporary Measures)(Control Orders) Regulations 2020 - Ministry of Health (MOH)
11 Apr 2020ICA Statement On Confirmed Covid-19 Cases Involving Three ICA Officers And Two Healthcare And Security Service Providers At ICA Building
10 Apr 2020Closure Of ICA Building For Disinfection
10 Apr 2020Amendments to the COVID-19 (Temporary Measures)(Control Orders) Regulations 2020 - Ministry of Health (MOH)
8 Apr 2020Expansion of the Enhanced Stay-Home Notice Requirements to All Countries - Ministry of Health (MOH)
8 Apr 2020COVID-19 (Temporary Measures) (Control Measures) Regulations 2020 Come Into Force on 8 April - Ministry of Health (MOH)
7 Apr 2020Two Singapore Citizens Charged After Breaching Stay-Home Notice
5 Apr 2020Implementation Of Elevated Safe Distancing Measures – Public To Use ICA E-Services; Over-The-Counter Services By Appointment And For Urgent Cases Only
4 Apr 2020Expansion of Enhanced Stay-Home Notice Requirements to More Countries - Ministry of Health (MOH)
4 Apr 2020Public Services Remain Accessible Amidst Elevated Safe Distancing Measures - Public Service Division (PSD)
3 Apr 2020Circuit Breaker to Minimise Further Spread of COVID-19 - Ministry of Health (MOH)

Past updates: March 2020

Date Title
29 Mar 2020Singapore Citizen’s Passport Cancelled, Investigated For Possible Offences For Breaching Stay-Home Notice Requirements
28 Mar 2020Entry Approval Required For All Long-Term Pass Holders
27 Mar 2020Response To Media Queries On SHN Start Date And Safe Distancing At Airport
27 Mar 2020Response To Media Queries On Singapore Residents Returning From US And UK
26 Mar 2020Follow-up Response To Media Queries On Man Breaching SHN Requirements To Eat Bak Kut Teh
25 Mar 2020Travellers Arriving In Singapore Will Receive Advance Notification Of Stay-Home Notice Requirements
25 Mar 2020Response To Media Queries On Man Breaching SHN Requirements To Eat Bak Kut Teh
25 Mar 2020Singapore Permanent Resident Failed To Declare Recent Travel History To Indonesia
25 Mar 2020MOM Entry Approval and Stay-Home Notice Requirements for Work Pass Holders from Malaysia - Ministry of Health (MOH)
25 Mar 2020Ministerial Statement by Minister Lawrence Wong on Update on Whole-of-Government Response to COVID-19
25 Mar 2020Response To Media Queries On Stay-Home Notices
24 Mar 2020Tighter Measures to Minimise Further Spread of COVID-19 - Ministry of Health (MOH)
23 Mar 2020All Travellers Arriving In Singapore From 27 March 2020, 0900 Hours, Must Submit Health Declaration Via The SG Arrival Card E-Service
22 Mar 2020Additional Border Control Measures to Reduce Further Importation of COVID-19 Cases - Ministry of Health (MOH)
21 Mar 202089 Work Passes Revoked for Breach of Entry Approval and Stay-Home Notice Requirements - Ministry of Manpower (MOM)
21 Mar 2020Public Sector Implements Safe Distancing Measures Across the Board to Prevent Further Spread of COVID-19 Cases - Public Service Division (PSD)
20 Mar 2020Response To Media Queries On The Number Of Travellers Entering and Departing Singapore
18 Mar 2020MOM Entry Approval and Stay-Home Notices Now Covers All New and Existing Work Pass Holders - Ministry of Manpower (MOM)
18 Mar 2020Additional Measures for Travellers to Reduce Further Importation of COVID-19 Cases - Ministry of Health (MOH)
16 Mar 2020Health Clearance Requirements for Entry to Singapore in view of COVID-19 Situation - Ministry of Health (MOH)
15 Mar 2020MOM Entry Approval and Stay-Home Notices Extended to ASEAN Countries, Japan, Switzerland and the United Kingdom - Ministry of Manpower (MOM)
15 Mar 2020Entry Approval and Stay-Home Notice Requirements for all New and Returning Foreign Domestic Workers - Ministry of Manpower (MOM)
15 Mar 2020Additional Precautionary Measures to Prevent Further Importation of COVID-19 Cases - Ministry of Health (MOH)
13 Mar 2020Additional Precautionary Measures to Prevent Further Importation and Spread of COVID-19 Cases - Ministry of Health (MOH)
11 Mar 2020Response To Media Queries On ICA’s Enforcement To Ensure Compliance With SHN
5 Mar 2020Response To Media Queries On Travellers Refused Entry Since 4 March 2020, 2359hrs
4 Mar 2020Advisory for employers and employees travelling to and from affected areas in response to increase in cases of COVID-19 - Ministry of Manpower (MOM) [Updated 23 Mar 2020]
3 Mar 2020MOM Entry Approval and Stay-Home Notices Extended to More Countries - Ministry of Manpower (MOM)
3 Mar 2020Additional Precautionary Measures in Response to Escalating Global Situation - Ministry of Health (MOH)
3 Mar 2020Response To Media Queries On Number Of Stay-Home Notices Issued (as of 3 March 2020)

Past updates: February 2020

Date Title
26 Feb 2020Response To Media Queries On Number Of Stay-Home Notices Issued (as of 26 February 2020)
26 Feb 2020Singapore Permanent Resident Breached Stay-Home Notice Requirements; Loses Singapore Permanent Residence Status And Will Be Barred From Re-Entering Singapore
26 Feb 2020First Meeting Of The Singapore-Malaysia Joint Working Group For COVID-19 - Ministry of Health (MOH)
25 Feb 2020Entry Approval Requirement for Employers with Work Pass Holders with Travel History to Daegu City and Cheongdo County - Ministry of Manpower (MOM)
25 Feb 2020Additional Precautionary Measures In Response To Escalating Situation In Daegu Aand Cheongdo - Ministry of Health (MOH)
23 Feb 2020Public Health Travel Advisory In Response To Cases Of COVID-19 In Republic Of Korea - Ministry of Health (MOH)
20 Feb 2020Response To Media Queries On Number Of Stay-Home Notices Issued
18 Feb 2020Health Advisory for Persons issued Stay-Home Notice (SHN) - Ministry of Health (MOH)
17 Feb 2020Implementation of New Stay-Home Notice - Ministry of Health (MOH)
13 Feb 2020Two Work Passes Revoked for Re-Entry into Singapore Without Prior Approval - Ministry of Manpower (MOM)
7 Feb 2020New Requirements for Employers Who Have Work Pass Holders With Travel History to Mainland China Entering or Returning to Singapore - Ministry of Manpower (MOM)
2 Feb 2020Response to Media Queries On Travellers Refused Entry Since 1 February 2020, 2359hrs
1 Feb 2020Response To Media Queries On Extension Of Social Visit Pass For Chinese Nationals In Singapore