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Register a company in Singapore from Indonesia.

Fill out the form and one of our team will be in touch with more information about getting your Singapore company registration for FREE (valued at IDR 5,450,000).

Doing business in Singapore compared to Indonesia

Quick facts: Singapore vs Indonesia

Running a business in Singapore

  • Ranked #2 in the world to do business
  • Corporate tax capped at 17%
  • Minimal requirements to open a company: only requires 1 resident director and 1 shareholder (can be foreign)
  • Many startup incentives and exemptions for first 3 years
  • Preferred jurisdiction for VC investment

Running a business in Indonesia

  • Ranked #72 in the world to do business
  • Corporate tax capped at 25%
  • Requires 1 resident directors and 2 resident shareholders
  • Restrictions on foreign ownership in some industries
  • Less opportunity in VC/investment scene compared to Singapore

Frequently asked questions

  • At least one shareholder
  • At least $1 capital
  • A company secretary
  • A resident (local) director
  • An address in Singapore
Find out more details on our Incorporation page.

Technically, no, you do not need a partner. You can be a 100% shareholder of a company and hire a local director with our nominee director services.  However, if you are based overseas, you will need to hire a registered filing agent to submit your application on your behalf.

Yes! There are no restrictions around foreign ownership when setting up your company in Singapore.

No – you can incorporate a company completely online without ever visiting Singapore. 

However, if you would like to do business in Singapore and want to set up a Singapore bank account, banks generally require two directors (or a director and a company secretary) to be present.

Yes – there is a requirement to have at least one director who is “ordinarily resident” in Singapore – i.e. a Singaporean, PR, EntrePass, Employment Pass and Dependent Pass holder.

Yes – every company is required to appoint a company secretary within 6 months of incorporation. If you appoint us as your company secretary, we will incorporate your company for free. 

Technically, the minimum amount of paid-up capital to incorporate in Singapore is S$1.  However, if you are seeking an EP or other work visas, we recommend investing a minimum of S$50,0000.

Absolutely. If you would like to relocate to Singapore to operate your new business, you will need to apply for an Employment Pass. We can also assist in your Employment Pass application.

It is a reasonably straightforward process to open a bank account.  However, many banks do require two signatories to be present. This usually means that you will need to fly out in order to open a Singapore bank account.  At Sleek we set these meetings up with our network of bankers free of charge.

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The complete package

S$2600/year

Everything you need to register a company in Singapore as a foreigner. Get a resident director, a local address, and company secretary all bundled into one.  

  • Free registration + no ACRA filing fees (when you use us as your company secretary)
  • Compliance sorted for the year, from AGMs to annual returns
  • Nominee director registration with annual renewal
  • All mail sent to you is scanned and uploaded to a secure mailroom for your review

Company secretary

S$800/year

We believe in a relationship, not one where you pay every time you pick up the phone. Pay one yearly fee and get unlimited access to the following common services:
  • Appointment of director/corporate secretary/auditor
  • Resignation of director/corporate secretary/auditor
  • Change in officers’ particulars
  • Transfer of registered address
  • Filing of annual statements*
  • Distribution of dividends
  • All fees from government agencies related to your activities

* Excludes extensions of time to hold your AGM ($300), termination ($500) and share capital increases and transfers of shares ($50/shareholder per transaction for common shares and $100/shareholder per transaction for preference shares)

Resident director

S$1500/year

Use Sleek to fulfil your legal requirement to have a locally resident director on your company’s board.  Just need someone until you have someone with an EP to be your locally resident director? We can do that, too.

  • No hidden cost
  • Nominee director registration with annual renewal
  • 3-month and 6-month terms available for temporary nominee directorships

A registered address in Singapore

S$300/year

Use Sleek to fulfil your legal requirement to have a registered address in Singapore. This includes:

  • An address in Singapore to be used in your incorporation application with ACRA
  • Paperless mail forwarding - we scan and upload all your mail to our portal for your review (you'll also receive a notification when this happens)
  • 1 GB for mail cloud storage ($10/GB/year above 1GB)

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100% online incorporation

No more printing and signing and scanning documents. And no more courier fees! Everything done through your computer, wherever you are.
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100% online incorporation

No more printing and signing and scanning documents. And no more courier fees! Everything done through your computer, wherever you are.
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Expand your company

Grow your business through expansion into the Southeast region. This allows you to gear up for external investments.
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Expand your company

Grow your business through expansion into the Southeast region. This allows you to gear up for external investments.
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Incorporation filing fees included

We won’t sting you with hidden third-party fees when we file on your behalf. It’s one cost to get you up and running.
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Incorporation filing fees included

We won’t sting you with hidden third-party fees when we file on your behalf. It’s one cost to get you up and running.
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We can give you a local director & address

Don't have anyone on the ground in Singapore? Grow at your own speed with our nominee director and registered address services.
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We can give you a local director & address

Don't have anyone on the ground in Singapore? Grow at your own speed with our nominee director and registered address services.

Our registration process is 100% online.

#1 Assemble your documents

Have your preferred names, details of your directors and shareholders and all supporting documents handy.

#2 Fill out our online form

Completing the form should take less than 10 minutes.

#3 We send through documents for you to e-sign

Our e-signatures are accepted and legally valid in Singapore.

#4 We file on your behalf

We incorporate your company with the relevant authorities.

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Get your pre-incorporation checklist here.

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