Mr Heng was speaking during his ministry’s Committee of Supply debate. The raise includes increments in both rank and vocation allowance components. Registration for the trial ends on Apr These coordinators will come from Foreign System Schools and Privately Funded Institutions, he said, adding that some pre-enlistees are new citizens and permanent residents who might not have family or friends who have undergone NS. For instance, the Central Manpower Base CMPB is trialling a real-time queue management system and facial recognition technology to cut waiting times during the pre-enlistment process. In June, it will implement improved eServices, like a single online transaction for bond and exit permit applications, so future servicemen can complete most transactions online. On top of that, virtual consultations at SAF medical centres and telemedicine devices like digital stethoscopes will allow quicker and more convenient access to medical services.
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Some 2, pre-enlistees due for enlistment in May will be administratively enlisted on their scheduled enlistment dates, and need not physically report for BMT, said the Ministry of Defence Mindef on Wednesday 22 April. They will stay at home until the BMT suspension is lifted, and informed of their new reporting date, it added. The BMT suspension will affect a total of some 6, recruits, said Mindef. To ensure their operationally ready date ORD will not be affected, the SAF will make adjustments to their training, it added.
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For your NS salary crediting, simply click here to apply for a Deposit Account. All account fees will be waived for you up till you turn 29 years old. However, the Cash Gift Interest will not be applicable after 24 months from your first contribution date or after your ORD date, whichever is earlier.
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In a statement on Friday April 3 , the ministry said servicemen performing critical functions such as island defence, protection of key installations, maritime security, air defence and counter-terrorism operations will be required to stay in their camps and bases before and during their operational duty. The SAF will implement these additional measures, which take immediate effect, to maintain its operational readiness to defend Singapore’s peace and security amid the evolving Covid outbreak, said the ministry.
Where feasible, servicemen in administrative roles will work from their homes, the ministry added. Units such as the Basic Military Training Centre on Pulau Tekong have implemented safe-distancing measures, such as having staggered mealtimes, and queueing up at least 1m apart.
We will inform you of the collection date when we have received the passport from the Immigration and Checkpoints Authority. Collection of passport has to be.
NSman Relief is to recognise their contributions to National Service. This relief is allowed based on national service done in the previous work year i. NSman Wife and NSman Parent Reliefs are also given to the wives and parents of NSmen respectively to recognise the support they give to their husbands and sons.
You do not need to claim this relief as IRAS will automatically grant it to you based on your eligibility. If you are eligible but the relief is not shown in your annual tax filing or tax bill, please send the following details or documents to us by email :. When there is a change in your marital status e.
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The new format comprises push-up and sit-up stations, and a 2. These 3 stations measure the strength and cardiovascular fitness of our servicemen. This new and simpler format was designed to allow servicemen to train and maintain their fitness, without the need for specialised technique or equipment. Fitness is a personal responsibility. This simpler test format will further motivate our servicemen to take greater ownership of their fitness, and incorporate these exercises into their daily routine to maintain their fitness.
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National Service Registration for male Singapore Citizens and Singapore Permanent Residents born between 1 October and 1 January both dates inclusive will be conducted between 30 October and 19 November both dates inclusive. Speeches 20 Aug Singapore’s defence policy is fundamentally based on the twin pillars of deterrence and diplomacy. Find out more here! Any registrant may apply, whether online or personally, for the postponement of his liability to report for enlistment in order to complete his studies in Singapore.
If the application for postponement is successful, the registrant will receive a further notice from the proper authority as to when he is to report for enlistment. Any registrant who does not meet the postponement criteria, or is not successful in his application for postponement, must: a during registration, appoint a date between 14 October and 10 November both dates inclusive for his medical screening; and b go for his medical screening at CMPB on the appointed date between 8am and 1pm.
If in doubt, registrants should call the NS Call Centre at the toll-free telephone number or e-mail them at contact ns. Cybersecurity is a new domain essential to our national security. They will be trained to deal with advanced cyber threats, engage in real-world cyber operations and contribute to the national cyber ecosystem. Pre-enlistees who are interested in using their cybersecurity skills during their National Service are welcome to apply.
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For the Academic Year , applications opened on 16 October and will close on 22 March , At SMU, we are committed to a holistic and aptitude-based approach in selecting suitably-qualified applicants for admission. Please email us at admissions smu. Kindly indicate your full name and application number in your email. You will not be penalised.
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Frequently Asked Questions. You must be a Singapore citizen aged 21 and above on 30 September and have either:. This is determined based on your age, NS status, employment status, income level and type of housing, according to the tables below:. Employed Singaporeans As at August Self-Employed Singaporeans As at August Non-Employed Singaporeans As at August Your employment status was determined based on your CPF records for August The definitions are:.
For the employed, it was based on the CPF contribution for August salary based on receipt records up to 30 September For the self-employed, it was based on annual income previously declared to IRAS, divided by 12 months. How was my salary assessed? You would have been classified as ’employed’ and your salary would be based on the total income earned in August
NSman Relief (Self, Wife and Parent)
Having a staff member going on reservist to serve in the military can be a disruption to your business. Here are some guidelines to be aware of. Business owners employing NSmen need to be aware of the rights and responsibilities of both themselves and their employees.
to transit to studies or work after their Operationally Ready Date (ORD). All existing and former SAF NSmen will be eligible to apply for the.
National Service NS is the national policy in Singapore mandated by statutory law  that requires all male Singaporean citizens and second-generation permanent residents to serve a period of compulsory service in the uniformed services. It was first instituted in to help build Singapore’s military forces soon after its independence, and has since been expanded to involve the police and civil defence force as well. A two-month reduction in full-time National Service is offered for all pre-enlistees who are able to pass their now-modified three-station Individual Physical Proficiency Test IPPT consisting of push-ups, sit-ups and a 2.
The Singapore government felt that it was necessary to build a substantial military force to defend itself. The country had only about 1, soldiers at independence. In the late s, the British government had decided to withdraw its troops and bases from the East of Suez , including troops stationed in Singapore.
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Operationally Ready National Servicemen (NSmen);. ¥ Regular (Full-time or insane within the first 12 months from the date of inception or reinstatement of a.
I am delighted to be here with you this evening, under this tent in the pouring rain. We are here to celebrate NS50, 50 years of National Service. This Floating Platform, in the heart of the city, is a particularly appropriate location to celebrate NS The Marina Bay skyline reminds us of all we have built together, and what we fight to defend. A significant and emotional milestone for our NSFs, and their families and especially for the fathers who went through NS themselves, and now witness their sons undergoing this rite of passage.
Your contributions and sacrifices have enabled Singaporeans to enjoy decades of peace, and a safe and secure home. We have had the good fortune not to fight a war in the last 50 years, but that is not just a matter of luck. Our deterrence is credible, and it has worked. The SAF is taken seriously. It is well-trained, well-equipped, and technologically up to date.