Essential business regulations
Depending on your sector and business activity, there may be mandatory business regulations you will need to comply with when you start your business.
Regulatory requirements guides
There are essential tax and compliance rules that every business in Singapore needs to know, depending on your business structure.
Limited Liability Partnership (LLP)
Your obligations as an employer
Learn more about your duties and obligations as an employer, as stipulated by the Employment Act here.
e-Services for essential business regulations
Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA)
- Register data protection officer
Register at least one individual as your organisation’s Data Protection Officer (DPO) to oversee compliance with the Personal Data Protection Act (PDPA).
e-Services for sector-specific regulations
Ministry of the Environment and Water Resources (MEWR)
Ministry of Manpower
Employer Duties and Obligations
View e-Services for employment practices and employee management.
Licences and Permits
Find and apply for licences required to operate your business.