ACRA is Singapore company registrar for all company incorporation in Singapore. Business owners have to go to ACRA or online at acra.gov.sg as well if require to renew the business registration. General guidelines for company incorporation or business setup registration with ACRA:
Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority
10 Anson Road #05-01/15
Tel: 6248 6028
Mondays – Fridays : 8.00am to 5.30pm
Closed on Saturdays, Sundays and Public Holidays
- Business owners have to register business if it is an activity that is carried on a continuous basis to make profit.
- This applies to online shop or home business as well.
- Local companies or sole proprietors have a choice to self-register by filling the company registration online form via ACRA or Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority’s online filing system called BizFile.
- After registration, company have to find secretary or outsource accounting services to a singapore accounting services provider firm. It is mandatory to engage a company secretary within six months after a successful incorporation under the Singapore Companies Act.