Reporters at the Elections Department have spotted 32 year-old Mr Shirwin Eu, a Uber driver, at its Prinsep Link office.
Mr Eu says he plans to contest in Bukit Panjang SMC as an independent candidate.
"It's my interest," he explained.
He added that if he were elected, he would speak about transport issues.
He will be up against the People's Action Party's incumbent member of parliament Teo Ho Pin.