Foreign and local entrepreneurs can set up various types of business starting with small ones such as shops or larger companies which can activate in the IT industry. This is possible thanks to the fact that most of Singapore’s industries are performing well and provide for numerous side businesses to develop. One of the best examples is the real estate industry which implies the creation of the real estate agencies and construction companies, but also of plumbing companies.
Starting a plumbing business in Singapore is easy and can will bring significant profits to those interested in starting this type of company here. Our company formation specialists can assist foreign investors who want to open plumbing firms in the city-state.
The video below also shows how to open a company in Singapore as a plumbing business:
Registering a plumbing company in Singapore
The first step to open a plumbing firm implies registering the business with the Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority based on a set of documents prepared prior to the company registration process. Foreign enterprisers must be aware that they need to appoint company registration agents in Singapore in order to complete the procedure.
Following the Singapore company formation procedure, a plumbing license must be obtained. This special license is issued by the Singapore Plumbing Society which based on an examination of the individual who will provide the plumbing services.
Obtaining a plumbing license in Singapore
Not only companies can offer plumbing services in the city-state, but one can also register a sole proprietorship and obtain a plumbing license in order to operate a plumbing business in Singapore. The individual applying for the plumbing license must have one of the following qualifications:
- – a builder certificate in plumbing and pipe fitting issued by the Building and Construction Authority;
- – an advanced builder certificate issued by the same authority;
- – 2 years of experience under a licensed pluming company.
The plumbing license is issued based on an examination of the Singapore Plumbing Society. Starting with 2018 new requirements could be implemented when starting a plumbing firm in Singapore.
For more information on the plumbing license or for complete assistance if you want to open a company in Singapore in any sector of business, please contact us. You can also rely on our company formation agents for assistance with the company registration procedure.