Entrepreneur Visa (Entrepass)

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About

The EntrePass allows eligible foreign entrepreneurs to start and operate a business in Singapore that is venture-backed or possesses innovative technologies. Find out what businesses are eligible, how to apply and the requirements for renewing the pass:

You can apply for an EntrePass if you meet both conditions:
  • Have started, or intend to start, a private limited company registered with ACRA that is venture-backed or owns innovative technologies.
  • If registered, the company must be less than 6 months old on the date you apply, and if not registered, you can do so after you know the outcome of your application.
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DURATION

24 months

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CITIZENSHIP

120 Month(s)

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FEES

105

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P. RESIDENCY

48 Month(s)

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COMPLEXITY

Medium

Eligibility Requirements

8 Eligibility Requirements for Entrepreneur Visa (Entrepass)

  • You must have or intend to set up a private limited company registered with the Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority (ACRA) in Singapore.
  • You must have funding of at least $100,000 from a government investment vehicle, venture capitalist (VC), or business angel that is recognized by a Singapore Government agency.
  • You must have significant business experience or network and promising entrepreneurial track record of starting highly-scalable businesses and want to start and operate an innovative tech or venture-backed business in Singapore.
  • You must have founded and sold a tech company.
  • You must have raised significant funding from investors for a current or past venture.
  • You must have been or are being incubated by an internationally renowned incubator or accelerator.
  • You must have at least 8 years’ experience as a senior management professional or executive in a large corporation.
  • You must demonstrate how your business networks and track record can contribute to the growth of your proposed business in Singapore (e.g. produce a letter of intent from prospective customers).

Document Requirements

6 Document Required for Entrepreneur Visa (Entrepass)

  • Copy of the personal particulars page of passport.
  • Past employment testimonials in English or resume to elaborate on professional experiences, awards or recognitions.
  • (For businesses registered with ACRA) Company’s latest business profile or instant information from Bizfile.
  • A business plan in English, maximum 10 pages, consisting of: product and service offered, market analysis, operation plan, profile of management team, and supporting documents, e.g. licensing agreements, product certificates and endorsement patents.
  • Evidence of funding raised for 100,000 USD, if funding is from a government-recognized venture capitalist (VC), or business angel, submit documents (e.g. investment agreement, shareholder certificate).
  • Evidence that your company is an incubatee at a government-recognized incubator or accelerator, or is involved in the [email protected] programme (as applicable).

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