National Service registration opens on Jan 13

SINGAPORE - National Service registration for this year will begin from Jan 13 to Feb 2, Mindef said in a statement on Tuesday (Jan 5). 

The registration is open to male citizens and permanent residents born between Jan 1, 1999 and April 30, 1999 (both dates inclusive). 

Registrants may register:

(a) online at or

(b) personally at the Central Manpower Base (CMPB) Podium at 3 Depot Road, Singapore 109680.

If the registration is done at CMPB, the following documents must be produced:

(a) National Registration Identity Card or Birth Certificate

(b) Education Certificates

(c) Citizenship Certificates (if any) and

(d) Other documents as specified in the Registration Notice

Any registrant may apply, whether online or personally, for the postponement of his liability to report for enlistment in order to complete his studies in Singapore.

If the application for postponement is successful, the registrant will receive a further notice from the proper authority as to when he is to report for enlistment, Mindef said. 

Any registrant who does not meet the postponement criteria, or is not successful in his application for postponement, must:

(a) during registration, appoint a date between March 4 and April 19, 2016 (both dates inclusive) for his medical screening; and

(b) go for his medical screening at CMPB on the appointed date between 8.00 am and 1.00 pm.

If in doubt, registrants should call the NS eServices at the toll-free telephone number 1800-3676767 or e-mail them at