About ICA

Vision & Mission

Our Mission

We ensure that the movement of people, goods and conveyances through our checkpoints is legitimate and lawful. We administer and uphold our laws on immigration, citizenship and national registration fairly and effectively.

Our Shared Vision

Inspiring confidence in all

Our Departmental Values

Integrity, Commitment and Accountability

Our Pledge

We, as ICA officers, pledge to uphold our values of integrity, commitment and accountability.

We pledge to ensure secure checkpoint clearance; and effective administration of our laws on immigration and registration.

We pledge as part of the Home Team to make Singapore a safe and secure best home.





ICA is responsible for the security of Singapore's borders against the entry of undesirable persons, cargo and conveyances through our land, air and sea checkpoints.

ICA enforces immigration, registration and goods-related laws and regulations by providing immigration and registration facilities with regard to entry, stay and exit of people and by screening goods entering and departing from Singapore.

Shared Vision

All Inspiring Confidence
Community   We have gained the trust of our nation and community by providing quality security and customer services and by rising above all challenges.
Partners We are valued as a strategic partner by government and community agencies in Singapore and by our international counterparts.
Officers We are a choice employer and a professional organisation.

Departmental Values

Integrity We are honest, just and courageous in our decisions and actions.
Commitment We are committed to serve our nation, our community and our organisation.
Accountability   We are accountable for our actions and for adding value to our organisation, colleagues and ourselves.

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Last updated on 29 Oct 2013