Nationals of a large majority of countries do not require visas for social visits of a 30-day duration provided they are in possession of recognized valid travel documents, adequate funds and return or onwards tickets.
Foreigners holding travel documents issued by the following countries will require a visa to enter Singapore:
Commonwealth of Independent States+
People’s Republic of China ^
In addition, visitors holding Hong Kong Document of Identity, Macao Special Administrative Region (MSAR) Travel Permit, Palestinian Authority Passport, Refugee Travel Document issued by the Middle-East countries and Temporary Passport issued by United Arab Emirates will also require a visa to enter Singapore.
* Except Diplomatic / Official passport holders
+ Except Diplomatic / Official / Service passport holders for a stay of up to 30 days
^ Except Diplomatic / Service / Public Affairs passport holders for a stay of up to 30 days