Advisory for all visitors to IBF

Feb 13, 2020

In light of developments in the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), IBF has introduced precautionary measures that are aligned to the guidelines from the Ministry of Health (MOH).

A. Mandatory Declaration

All visitors to IBF will be required to provide a mandatory health declaration upon arrival at the MAS Building. 

IMPORTANT:  Please note that you will not be allowed to enter the MAS building if you have travelled to Mainland China in the past 14 days, OR are showing any of the following symptoms (Cough, Fever, Runny Nose, Sore Throat, Shortness of Breath).

B. Updates for IBF Exam Candidates

Please note that if you have signed up for examinations in February and March 2020, you may be affected by these additional measures.

Where possible, we encourage you to reschedule your exams to a later date. Please request for a reschedule here. (

Once processed, further instructions on rebooking your exam will be sent via email. Please note that your scheduled exam slot will be released once you submit this request. IBF will waive charges for rescheduling.

In addition to the above, please also note:

i)   Exam candidates may only access IBF's premises from 9.15am onwards for examinations in the morning, or 2.15pm onwards for examinations in the afternoon

ii)  There will not be any holding/study area for exam candidates

iii) All exam candidates are required to enter the examination room immediately after registration at the IBF counter