Renounce citizenship form: Not easy to complete?

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The form for giving up Singapore citizenship is hard to complete.

Someone told me that he had some difficulty completing the form to give up his Singapore citizenship to withdraw his CPF as he has obtained Australian citizenship, because the form required the following information:-

“Female applicants are only required to complete Section I and Section II of the form …

For male applicant, kindly fill in the remaining sections (Section III to V) of the form

V FAMILY BACKGROUND (Please use additional sheets if necessary)

Father/mother, husband/wife, sons/daughters and brothers/sisters’

Singapore NRIC No.

Place Of Birth

Date Of Birth

Singapore Birth Certificate / Citizenship Certificate No.

Current Citizenship

Whether A Singapore Citizen Previous

Date Of Renunciation Of Singapore Citizenship

Occupation

Current Country of Residence

 

IV Employment History (Please use additional sheets if necessary)

PERIOD OF EMPLOYMENT

S/No.

POSITION HELD

COMPANY & COUNTRY

PERIOD OF EMPLOYMENT FROM DD/MM/YYYY TO DD/MM/YYYY

SALARY

 

III EDUCATION

Level

Year from to

Qualification obtained

School/Institution & Country

a. Primary

b. Secondary

c. Tertiary (GCE “A” Levels/Diploma)

d. Degrees

e. Others”

“STATUTORY DECLARATION

….. 6  To the best of my knowledge and belief the statements givcn in this statutory declaration are true and correct,

7  To the best of my knowledge and belief the documents I have tendered in support of my statements are genuine documents, and

8  I hereby renounce my citizenship of Singapore.”

Leong Sze Hian

 

About the Author

Leong
Leong Sze Hian has served as president of 4 professional bodies, honorary consul of 2 countries, an alumnus of Harvard University, authored 4 books, quoted over 1500 times in the media , has been a radio talkshow host, a newspaper daily columnist, Wharton Fellow, SEACeM Fellow, columnist for theonlinecitizen and Malaysiakini, executive producer of Ilo Ilo (40 international awards), invited to speak more than 200 times in over 30 countries, CIFA advisory board member, founding advisor to the Financial Planning Associations of Indonesia and Brunei. He has 3 Masters, 2 Bachelors degrees and 13 professional  qualifications.