The name of the company is your decision, and it need not be the same as the parent company. However, the names of companies are subject to review by the authorities if it contains sensitive words, or if the name is similar to an existing company.
Company Incorporation FAQs / Singapore Company Name
Upon your submission of the proposed name, Rikvin will process the name reservation with the Accounting And Corporate Regulatory Authority (ACRA), which automatically processes the application and responses with an outcome immediately. You can check if your proposed company name is available by using our free Singapore Company Name Check…Read More
Yes, the Branch Office name must be the same as the parent company. ACRA must also approve the name. A name will be rejected if: It is identical to another existing business name It is undesirable The name or trademark is too similar to established names such as Coca Cola…Read More
Yes, the Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority (ACRA) may randomly carry out a due diligence exercise, which may delay the name approval. The business activity could be subject to control and regulation by other government authorities.
The Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority (ACRA) will reject the proposed name if: It is identical to the name of another local company, unless there is some clear distinction (e.g. by trade) It is undesirable, including offensive or vulgar names An approved name will be reserved for 60 days from…Read More