Singapore Company Registration/ Incorporation

Singapore Company Registration/ Incorporation

Different Types of Entities

Before setting up a new business in Singapore, an important decision is to decide what legal form your business will take and the right company to engage. You can choose to register a private limited company, a limited liability partnership, a general partnership, a sole proprietorship or a branch office.

Over the years, Ecovis Bizcorp Singapore assisted thousands of clients in setting up their business in Singapore successfully. Our work does not end with business setup. We support every stage of a business development from company incorporation to regional expansion. We provide one-stop solutions to business.
The most common and widely used business form in Singapore is a private limited company.

Benefits of a Private Limited Company

Private limited company is the most preferred and common business form in Singapore. The majority of companies in Singapore are registered as companies limited by shares.

The reasons are:

  • Protection of personal assets and limiting personal liabilities
  • Substantial tax savings
  • Dividend income tax exemption
  • Allowing of 100% foreign ownership
  • Easier access to capital funding
  • Easier transfer of company ownership
  • Audit exemption for qualified small companies

Easily Register your Company Limited by Shares

Singapore is ranked as one of the best places to do business in the world. Setting up a company here is one of the easiest things among all countries. It can be done in just one hour with these minimum requirements:

  • At least one local director who must be a Singapore citizen, permanent resident or Singapore Employment Pass holder under your company
  • Minimal initial paid-up capital of $1
  • A Singapore-registered office address
  • A local company secretary

Ecovis Bizcorp Singapore can provide you with a local director, use of an office address and company secretary.

Allow us to assist you with any of the following:

  • Incorporating a private limited company in Singapore
  • Setting up a Singapore branch
  • Setting up a representative office in Singapore
  • Registering a Limited Liability Partnership (LLP) in Singapore
  • Incorporating an offshore company

Please contact us if you need further advice on how to form a Singapore company.