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When will the deceased member's CPF savings be paid to me?

The service standards for processing of a deceased member’s CPF savings are shown in the table below:

Deceased member’s nomination status


Normal processing time

With nomination Distribution of deceased member's CPF savings to nominee(s)  17 working days*
Without nomination Transfer of CPF savings by the Board to the Public Trustee  17 working days**

* Generally, an additional seven working days is required if the deceased member had held discounted Singtel shares. Processing time also excludes two working days required for transmission of funds.

** From the date the Board is notified of member’s death.