It can vary from a few days to a few weeks. Some of the licenses require approval from multiple authorities and might require actual site visits. Please factor that in if you have any particular intended time-of-opening in mind.
Annual Compliance FAQs / Singapore Business Licenses and Permits
This depends on the licence/permit you require. For a full list of businesses that require business licenses or permits, please refer to this indicative list.
We have provided an indicative list below. For further details, please feel free to contact us. For running an establishment like a club or bar Public Entertainment (PE) Licence Copyright Licence to Play Copyrighted Music, Videos & Films. For running a Food and Beverage establishment Food Shop/Food Stall License Liquor…Read More
There are 3 main types of licenses that are applicable for a Singapore company: Compulsory Licences Certain businesses require licenses before they can commence operations. For example, childcare centres require a Child Care Centre license. Occupational Licences Applies to doctors, lawyers, architects, and accountants. These licenses are usually obtained from…Read More
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With certain exceptions, most businesses are not required to have a license to operate in Singapore. The exceptions are: Compulsory Licences: Certain businesses require licenses before they can commence operations. For example, childcare centres require a Child Care Centre license. Occupational Licences: Applies for doctors, lawyers, architects, and accountants. These…Read More