The "Maintain Bank Details" form allows Employer and Self-Employed Person/Parent to save their standing instruction in the Portal. From 3 May 2017, Employers and Self-Employed Persons/Parents* (including applicants for Government-Paid Maternity Benefit (GPMB)) will have to complete the "Maintain Bank Details" in the GPL Portal before submitting any application.
The following information are required:
The Portal will automatically direct the authorised personnel to provide information in the "Maintain Bank Details" form upon login.
If there is existing information and the last login was more than a year ago from the current date, the authorised personnel will be prompted to confirm or update the information upon login.
You can click on the "Maintain Bank Details" icon at the GPL Portal homepage to log in. Upon successful login, you will be able to view the information but only an authorised CorpPass user can edit the information.
If there is existing information and the last login was more than a year ago from the current date, the authorised personnel will be prompted to confirm or update the standing instruction and/or contact details upon login.
Yes, you need to provide the information via “Maintain Bank Details” in Government-Paid Leave (GPL) Portal before you can submit any GPL application if you are using a GIRO account.
Yes, you may do so if your client has assigned you the role of ‘Manager’.
SWIFT BIC stands for Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT) Bank Identifier Codes (BIC). SWIFT BIC are unique identifiers which are used when transferring information and funds from one bank to another.
click here for the list of SWIFT BIC for
Participating GIRO Banks.
POSB is grouped under
DBS Bank Limited. You can indicate the SWIFT BIC under DBS Bank Limited.
Customers of the following banks should indicate the branch code followed by their bank account numbers. a) The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited, Singapore Branch, or HSBC Bank (Singapore) Limited (HSBC) Example: Branch code for HSBC Jurong – 146 Account number – 123456789 Account number to indicate in the GPL transaction – 146123456789 (12 digits) b) Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation Limited (OCBC) Example: Branch code for OCBC Bedok – 520 Account number – 123456789 Account number to indicate in the GPL transaction - 520123456789 (10 or 12 digits) c) State Bank of India (SBI) Example: Branch code for SBI Clementi– 290 Account number – 12345678911 Account number to indicate in the GPL transaction – 29012345678911 (14 digits)
You can view and update your personal data profile via
MyInfo. To do so, you will need to log in with your SingPass.
For details that are government-verified and registered with the government, you are required to contact the relevant Agency to update your Government-verified fields if they are incorrect.
For more information on MyInfo, please visit
Your email address will always be retrieved from MyInfo if available. Details provided in the GPL portal is meant for the GPL application only. It will not keep any records of your updated email address or update MyInfo for you.
If you prefer the portal to show your latest email address, please edit your email address via MyInfo at
Last Updated on: Saturday, Jun 18, 2016 at 3:55 PM