The Entrepreneur Pass (EntrePass)

What is it?

The Entrepreneur Pass (EntrePass) is a visa applicable to foreign entrepreneurs who wish to launch their startup in Singapore and relocate to the country to run it.

What are the Criteria?

  • Have started, or intend to start, a private limited company registered with ACRA that is venture-backed or owns innovative technologies. (If the company is already registered, the company must not be more than 6 months old on the date of application.

  • The candidate must fulfil at least one of the following requirements as an Entrepreneur, Innovator or Investor.


  • The company must be funded by a Government-accredited VC or business angel.

  • Is an incubate at a government-recognised incubator or accelerator

  • Has business network and entrepreneurial track record


  • Holds an intellectual property asset.

  • Has research collaboration with an IHL or research institute in Singapore

  • Has exceptional technical or domain expertise in an area related to your proposed business.


  • Has a good track record of investing in businesses and want to grow new or existing businesses in Singapore.