Applying for Certificate of Standing
Singapore solicitors seeking admission to work in another jurisdiction may be required to produce a Certificate of Standing from the Law Society of Singapore.
The application fee for a standard form Certificate of Standing is S$200.00 for members and S$500.00 for non-members.
To apply for a standard form Certificate of Standing, please complete and e-mail the duly completed Application For Certificate of Standing to the Law Society. Any special requests for inclusion of additional information to the standard form Certificate of Standing must be made in writing and/or by e-mail to the Law Society with the duly completed Application For Certificate of Standing. An additional administrative fee is payable for attending to any special requests.
Applications will not be processed unless the Application for Certificate of Standing is completed in full and the requisite application fee and administration fee for special request(s) (if any) are received in full. You are to note that the time period for processing a standard Certificate of Standing is 7 working days.
Please read the Terms and Conditions set out in page 3 carefully before proceeding.
Recruitment agencies, HR departments and law practices who wish to make enquiries about a solicitor, may submit a duly completed Membership Verification form. The administrative fee for this form is $100.00. The time period for processing this form is 7 working days. Please read the Terms and Conditions set out in page 3 carefully before proceeding.