What is the change? The Ministry of Manpower has announced new workplace hours.

What does the change mean? Starting June 3, the Ministry of Manpower Service Centre (MOMSC) Hall C and Employment Pass Service Centre (EPSC) will operate 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday and will no longer open later on Tuesdays and Thursdays evenings.

  • Implementation time frame: June 3.
  • Visas/permits affected: Employment passes/S passes and other immigration processing.

Analysis & Comments: Employers should account for the new hours and note that offices will close at 5:30 p.m. daily.

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