Transfer maids refer to those maids who have are currently staying in Singapore. Most of them are from another employer’s and they are seeking a new employer for various reasons such as the expiry of 2 years contract or employers discontinuing the service of maid, etc. They can be interviewed in person.
New Maids refer to those maids who are currently not staying in Singapore. Even if they have worked in Singapore or other countries, they are still classified as “New Maids” as long as they are currently not in Singapore.