Links to Legal Sites

Key Legal Sites

SingaporeLaw.sg – published by the SingaporeLaw Committee (formed by Singapore Academy of Law & Ministry of Law) – provides a collection of of articles giving an overview of the legal system and key topics of law.

 

Singapore Law Watch provides updates on new Bills, Acts and subsidiary legislation; commentaries on legislation and court cases. RSS feeds to the latest Supreme Court judgments and legislation updates are also available.

 

Statutes Online is a free searchable database of legislations published by the Attorney-General’s Chambers.

 

The Government Gazette publishes new Bills, Acts, subsidiary legislation and treaties supplement.

 

Singapore Parliament publishes the list of the Bills that were introduced in Parliament.

 

Supreme Court and the State Courts – websites provide free access to the decisions and judgments made by the Courts as well as useful legal guides.

 

Attoney-General’s Chambers – website gives information about roles of the Attorney-General and provides news, information and a series of articles that explains legal terms and court processes.

 

Ministry of Law – portal provides information on Singapore Legal System and law-related agencies.

 

Legal Services Regulatory Authority (“LSRA”) – a department under the Ministry of Law  which licenses or registers all law practice entities.

 

Legal Aid Bureau – website of the department of the Ministry of Law which provides legal aid and advice to persons of limited means.

 

LegalHelp is a free legal forum providing a platform for anyone in need of legal help to pose their questions. LegalHelp is supported by a network of local lawyers who have volunteered to contribute their time and effort to help those in need.

 

Law Society of Singapore’s website provides information for lawyers and layman – on subjects such as Legal Costs, Arrest & Bail, Court Systems and various common issues such as work injury, divorce, custody and making wills. The site also provides information on where to seek legal help and pro bono services.

 

Community Justice Centres – an independent charity, based in the State Courts, with a range of support services for the Litigants in Person.

 

LawNet is a service provided by the Singapore Academy of Law and is a subscription portal that caters to the research and information needs of the legal community.

 


Legal Portals

Singapore Law Watch

NUS Singapore Law Resources

SMU Guide to Singapore Legal Research

LawNet


Legal Guides & Commentaries

SingaporeLaw.sg

eCitizen Government Services

Law Society of Singapore – Know the Law

Singapore Legal System

Guide to Proceedings in Singapore International Commercial Court

Legal Systems in ASEAN

Criminal Law of Singapore – Wikipedia

Law of Singapore -Wikipedia

 


Legislation & Treaties

Singapore Statutes Online

Bills Introduced in Parliament

eGazette

Rules of Court

Singapore International Arbitration Centre Rules

Arbitration Rules Of The Singapore Chamber Of Maritime Arbitration

Singapore Exchange (SGX) Rulebooks

SGX Listing Manual – Mainboard

Singapore Code on Takeovers & Mergers

Singapore Treaty on the Law of Trademarks

Tax Treaties


Courts & Tribunals

Supreme Court

Singapore International Commercial Court

State Courts of Singapore

Syariah Court Singapore (Mahkamah Syariah Singapura)

Family Justice Courts

Small Claims Tribunals

Tribunal for the maintenance of Parents

Appeals Board (Land Acquisition)

Community Mediation Centre

Copyright Tribunals

Financial Industry Disputes Resolution Centre

Industrial Arbitration Court

Maxwell Chambers

Singapore Chamber of Maritime Arbitration

Singapore International Arbitration Centre

Singapore Mediation Centre

Strata Titles Boards

 


Judgments & Case Law

Supreme Court Singapore – Judgments

Appeals Board (Land Acquisition) – Past Decisions

Intellectual Property Office of Singapore – Legal Decisions

Singapore Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy Decisions

Strata Titles Boards – Judgments

Free access to recent judgments provided by LawNet


Organs of State

Istana (President’s Office)

Parliament of Singapore

The Cabinet

Attorney-General’s Chambers

Singapore Government

 


Government Bodies

Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority

Accounting Standards Council

Casino Regulatory Authority

Central Provident Fund (CPF) Board

Competition Commission Singapore

Corrupt Practices Investigation Bureau

Immigration & Checkpoints Authority of Singapore

Insolvency Office

Intellectual Property Office of Singapore

Land Surveyors Board Singapore

Legal Aid Bureau

Legal Service Commission

Ministry of Law

Ministry of Manpower

Ministry of Social and Family Development

Monetary Authority of Singapore

Office of the Public Guardian

Personal Data Protection Commission

Public Trustee’s Office

Singapore Land Authority


Legal Education

Singapore Judicial College

Faculty of Law NUS

School of Law SMU

Temasek Polytechnic (Diploma in Law & Management)

IP Academy

Singapore Institute of Legal Education

Tax Academy of Singapore

 


Societies & Associations

Singapore Academy of Law

Law Society of Singapore

NUS Law Club

ASEAN Law Association

Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (Singapore)

Insurance Law Association Singapore

Society of Construction Law

Singapore Association of Women Lawyers (SAWL)

Singapore Corporate Counsel Association

Singapore Institute of Arbitrators

Singapore Institute of Accredited Tax Professionals Limited

Singapore Trustees Association

The Society of Trust & Estate Practitioners (Singapore Branch)


Journals & Bulletins

ACRA Legal Digest

Law Gazette (Law Society of Singapore)

Singapore Law Review

LawLink (Faculty of Law)

Singapore Arbitrator

 


Legal Aid & Assistance

Legal Aid Bureau

Community Justice Centre

Community Mediation Centre

Pro Bono Services Office of the Law Society

Criminal Legal Aid Scheme

Legal Assistance Scheme for Capital Offences (‘LASCO’)

LegalHelp

Free Legal Clinics

SCWO Legal Clinic

Jamiyah Legal Clinic

Singapore Association for the Deaf Legal Clinic

SAFRA Legal Information Service

AWARE Free Legal Clinic

Special Needs Trust Co. (SNTC)


Glossaries

English-Chinese Glossary of Terms in Court Proceedings

英汉初级法庭司法程序常用词汇

English-Malay Glossary of Terms in Court Proceedings

English-Tamil Glossary of Terms in Court Proceedings

Glosari Istilah Inggeris – Melayu Yang Lazim Digunakan Di Mahkamah

List of Parliamentary Terms (4 languages)

Parliamentary Glossary

Parliamentary Glossary in Chinese 英汉

Glosari Istilah Parlimen Singapura

Parliamentary Glossary in Tamil