Approval for Public Talk Assembly


  1. The applicant is required to provide the particulars of the speakers, comprising the following, in the application form:
    NRIC / FIN No.
    Passport No. *
    Date of Birth*
    (* Applicable to foreigner only)

  2. The applicant is also required to submit a synopsis and summary of the talk, seminar, debate or discussion together with the CVs of the speakers.

  3. The application form, synopsis and summary of the talk, seminar, debate or discussion, and the CVs of the speakers shall be submitted at least 4 working days before the date of the talk, seminar, debate or discussion itself.

  4. The approval of the Ministry of Manpower is required if speaker is a foreigner and is giving a talk on racial, communal, religious, caused-related or political topics. The applicant has to submit the letter of approval for a Miscellaneous Work Pass (for foreign speaker) to the Police Officer before a permit can be issued.

  5. Approval for the use of the premises for the talk must be obtained from other relevant authorities such as Town Council, LTA, Singapore Land Authority and URA.

  6. The Police Division where the talk, seminar, debate or discussion is to be held shall process the application. The addresses and telephone numbers of the 6 Police Divisions are as follows:
    1. Ang Mo Kio Police Division
      51 Ang Mo Kio Ave 9
      Singapore 569784
      Tel No.: 6218 1305
      Fax No.: 6218 1087

    2. Bedok Police Division
      30 Bedok North Road
      Singapore 469676
      Tel No.: 6244 7206/ 6244 7203
      Fax No.: 6244 7028

    3. Central Police Division
      391 New Bridge Road
      Police Cantonment Complex
      Singapore 088762
      Tel No.: 6557 51(32) - (36)
      Fax No.: 6220 6742

    4. Clementi Police Division
      20 Clementi Ave 5
      Singapore 129858
      Tel No.: 6872 7923
      Fax No.: 6872 4628

    5. Jurong Police Division
      2 Jurong West Ave 5
      Singapore 649482
      Tel No.: 6316 1845
      Fax No.: 6316 1844

    6. Tanglin Police Division
      21 Kampong Java Road
      Singapore 228892
      Tel No.: 639148(62) - (65) or 6391 4893
      Fax No.: 6391 4866
Last Updated on 15 March 2019