Good news for those of us who cannot get PR for our beloved spouse, because the Singapore government has come up with a enhanced long-term visit pass called LTVP-PLUS or LTVP+. I'll sum up the key points in the FAQ provided by ICA so you don't have to go through one big page.
Do let me know if I missed out anything or correction is required by dropping a comment.
GENERAL LTVP+ will be in effect from 01 Apr 2012.LTVP+ holders will enjoy extended duration of residency, public healthcare subsidies and easier access to employment.No separate application required for LTVP+; an application for LTVP will automatically include your spouse for LTVP+, if eligible.LTVP applications submitted from 01 Feb 2012 will automatically be considered for LTVP+.The first approved LTVP+ will grant 3 years residency and subsequent renewal will be 5 years.Current holders of LTVP will be considered for LTVP+ on next renewal. If holders of LTVP wishes to …
Please spend some time to go through and understand the information on that section (legal provision, other information, filing of notice, solemnization and etc), if your still not sure, feel free to drop a comment here or you can use their FAQ.
The ROM website did a really good job of putting together the information that you need in a well-organized manner. I've done it once and I think the guide is very easy to follow.
The only hiccup I've had with my marriage is during the Appointment for verification & Statutory Declaration where both of us were required to read out a wall of text and my wife had difficulty getting past the first few lines and the counter guy got fed up and told my wife to stop.
Definitely my oversight as I didn't arrange for an interpreter beforehand but luckily, there was a licensed interpreter at the scene and we managed to get her to do the interpretation for my wife a…