Revision of Inheritance Certificate

Revision of Inheritance Certificate

You may apply for Revision of Inheritance Certificate only on the death of one or more of the beneficiaries of the estate stated in the Inheritance Certificate before the final distribution of the estate is made.

Documents required

  • Inheritance Certificate number of the previously issued Inheritance Certificate and/or NRIC/ID No. of the deceased.
  • Death Certificate of the deceased beneficiary
  • Details of the beneficiaries (Full name and NRIC/ID No.) of the deceased beneficiary


You must submit your application online via the SYC Portal using SingPass (for individual applicants) or CorpPass (for law firms, MUIS, court or authority). If you are an individual who is a foreigner and do not have a SingPass, you may apply for SYCPass to make the application. 

You are to download the Statutory Declaration ("SD") form from the SYC Portal to get the SD affirmed externally. Thereafter, you have to upload the SD in the SYC Portal for our verification before you are allowed to make payment. 

Your application will be processed within 3 working days of your submission and is valid for 30 days. All required steps must be completed within 30 days of submitting the application. Payment must be made within 7 calendar days of approval of the application and at least 1 day before expiry of the application, whichever is earlier. If payment is not made at least 1 day before the end of the 30-day validity period of the application, you must submit a new application if you still wish to obtain an inheritance certificate.

The Inheritance Certificate will be issued through the SYC Portal in downloadable PDF format. It is available for download only for 14 days from the date of issuance completed.


SGD $34.00/per page 
Payment can be made via PayNow or eNETS/Credit Card.