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Apply for a Letter of Consent for Dependant’s Pass holders who are business owners

You can apply for a Letter of Consent to work in Singapore if you are an eligible Dependant’s Pass holder who wishes to operate a business.
How much it costs Free.
How long it takes Within 4 weeks for most cases.
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Dependant’s Pass holders can only begin operating the business after receiving the LOC.

Submit an application

Before applying, check that your Dependant’s Pass is valid for at least 3 months.

If it is not, you need to renew your Dependant’s Pass.

Processing time: Within 4 weeks for most cases.

To apply:

  1. Submit an online request to apply for an LOC.
  2. You will receive the outcome of your request within 1 week. If your request is approved, you can proceed to apply for the LOC using EP eService on myMOM Portal.
  3. Check your application status after 3 weeks. It may take longer if additional information is required.
    If your application is still pending after 3 week, please check your email for our request of additional documents.

    You will need to submit the documents. Click on ‘Work Passes’ on the left menu > Choose the application record > Select ‘Submit documents’. Alternatively, select ‘View details’ to see the action required from you.
  4. If the LOC is approved, we will email you the outcome.

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