Who can adopt in Singapore?
If you wish to adopt a child in Singapore, you must be:
a Singapore citizen or permanent resident, or hold an Employment Pass, Dependent’s Pass or any other Pass accepted by the Family Court;
at least 25 years old; and
at least 21 years but not more than 50 years older than the child to be adopted.
For the full list of eligibility criteria, please visit the ‘[Who can Adopt]’ page on the Adoption Portal.