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I've been working in Singapore for 9-10 years. For my last year, ending my work permit, I just left my company and went back to Johor Bharu. They already cancelled my permit, but I haven't returned my work permit to the company, and it's been 2 years now.

If I'm going to enter Singapore again, will I be blacklisted? I'm scared because my last company said they already built a case for me. The operation manager sent me an email that I've been dismissed, and a case number to deal with the police. They didnt give me my salary for the full month, they said to pay something, and theres no Immigration Officer or any land line police number calling me. I did a text message from an Immigration Officer asking me to come and talk.

I haven't tried to enter Singapore. Am I in trouble? How can I check if I have a case report in Singapore? What should I do about not returning my work permit card?

  • I think this would do better on Expatriates since it's about going to Singapore to work, not for a quick visit. I'm going to tidy it up then vote to close. – Kate Gregory Jun 2 at 19:17
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    So, you had a job, left it, and went home. Why are the police involved? Why do you think you might be blacklisted? – CatchAsCatchCan Jun 2 at 21:57
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    According to mom.gov.sg/passes-and-permits/work-permit-for-foreign-worker/… the employer must return the original Work Permit card within 1 week from the cancellation by posting it to Work Pass Division, Ministry of Manpower, 18 Havelock Road, Singapore 059764. They can use the WP Online’s "card return" function to advise why they are unable to return the card. Assuming your employer did this, you could post the permit to the MOM yourself – Traveller Jun 2 at 23:24

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