Sole Proprietorship: Set Up

Who is eligible to set up a sole proprietorship in Singapore?


  • To set up a sole proprietorship or partnership, you must be:

    • At least 18 years old
    • A Singapore Citizen, Singapore Permanent Resident, or an eligible FIN holder

    If you are currently self-employed, you must top up your Medisave account with the CPF Board before you register a business, become a new owner of an existing business, or renew your business registration.