GovTech team makes filling online government forms a breeze

FormSG, used for NDP 2019 ticketing, makes it easier for civil servants to create forms too

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Meet the team behind FormSG, a tool that digitises government forms. FormSG is developed by the Open Government Products team, led by Mr Li Hongyi.
The team behind FormSG (from left) includes software engineer Jean Tan, 26; UX designer Sarah Salim; product manager Leonard Loo; software engineer Yuanruo Liang, 29; and Open Government Products head Li Hongyi.
The team behind FormSG (from left) includes software engineer Jean Tan, 26; UX designer Sarah Salim; product manager Leonard Loo; software engineer Yuanruo Liang, 29; and Open Government Products head Li Hongyi. ST PHOTO: MARK CHEONG
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"Many have said that this year, the process seemed faster and more optimised for use on mobile phones," he said.

Since last year, FormSG has also been integrated with SingPass and CorpPass, which provides an additional way to verify users filling up the forms.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on June 24, 2019, with the headline GovTech team makes filling online government forms a breeze. Subscribe