Overview of Adoption

The following are needed to complete a successful adoption in Singapore.

  1. PreAdoption Briefing (PAB) and Home Study Report (HSR)
    • All prospective adopters have to attend a compulsory Pre-Adoption Briefing (PAB) before identifying a child for adoption and applying for a home study or making an application to the Court. PAB is conducted by the accredited agencies appointed by MSF. Register for PAB
    • A Home Study Report (HSR) is a comprehensive investigation into the circumstances surrounding the adoption and the circumstances of your family. It also assesses whether you and your spouse are eligible and ready to adopt a child.
    • A Home Study is conducted by professional social service staff from voluntary welfare organisations accredited by MSF. MSF HSR PAGE
  2. Child matching & Medical Clearance
    • Do Contact us to arrange for child matching.
    • Medical can be privately arranged according to adoptive parents preffered medical institution or
  3. Dependant Pass (DP) application
  4. Court Proceeding for Birth Certificate
    • Our lawyers will file the necessary documents to the courts to apply for the Child’s Singapore Birth Certificate.