EntrePass Application/Renewal

Eligibility for EntrePass

This work pass is intended for serial entrepreneurs, high-calibre innovators or experienced investors that want to operate a business in Singapore that is venture-backed or owns innovative technologies.

Who is eligible

 

EntrePass is open to all nationalities.

 

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.

    • If not registered, you can do so after you know the outcome of your application.

  • Meet any of the following innovative criteria as an entrepreneur, innovator or investor listed below. You do not need to meet all of the criteria for each respective profile, but having more qualifications would help your application.    

A company is venture-backed or owns innovative technologies if it has done any of the following:

  • Raised funding from capital providers including government investment vehicle, venture capitalist, corporates, family offices or business angels.

  • Developed, produced or commercialised tech products, services or platforms.

  • Registered a patent with an approved national IP institution.

  • Collaborated in an ongoing research with a research institution.