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Key facts for EntrePass

Get an overview and key facts about the EntrePass for foreign entrepreneurs to start a new business in Singapore.

Pass facts

Find out key facts about the pass:

Who it is for

Eligible foreign entrepreneurs who are keen to operate a business in Singapore that is venture-backed or possesses innovative technologies.

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Who can apply Candidate can apply directly.
Minimum salary No stipulated minimum salary.
What is the duration
  • New pass and first renewal: 1 year
  • Subsequent renewals: 2 years
Is it renewable Yes, upon meeting the renewal criteria.
Passes for family Available for certain family members of pass holders.
Foreign worker levy or quota No foreign worker levy or quota required.
Relevant legislation

Enterprise Singapore, who works with MOM to evaluate EntrePass applications, may contact EntrePass holders periodically for engagement and audit purposes.

Related eServices and forms

Access online services and forms for EntrePass.

Visit Singapore Global Network (SGN) website to learn more about relocating to Singapore, and the opportunities available.