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Customs' Schemes, Permit & Licenses

S/N E-Services Description

1

Agent's Application for Product Code

For authorised agents to submit declaration of facts to Customs to assess the customs value of dutiable motor vehicles before declaring duty payment permits.

2

Application for Duty Exemption of Dutiable Goods by Industrial Users

You may apply for the Industrial Exemption Factory Scheme by completing this application form. Once the application is received, an officer will be assigned as Singapore Customs’ contact point to the company for the assessment.

3

Application for Licensed Premises

You may apply for a Licensed Premises by completing this application form. Once the application is received, an officer will be assigned as Singapore Customs’ contact point to the company for the assessment.

4

Application for Secure Trade Partnership

You may apply for STP certification by completing this application form. Once the application is received, an officer will be assigned as Singapore Customs’ contact point to the company for the assessment.

5

Declaration of Facts for Motor Vehicles (Individuals)

For registered parallel importers and individuals to submit declaration of facts to Customs to assess the customs value of dutiable motor vehicles before declaring duty payment permits.

6

Declaration of Facts for Motor Vehicles (Parallel Importers)

For registered parallel importers and individuals to submit declaration of facts to Customs to assess the customs value of dutiable motor vehicles before declaring duty payment permits.    

7

Duty Exemption of Ethyl Alcohol

The import of dutiable ethyl alcohol by the following organisations or persons for approved purposes are exempted from excise duty. Please note that GST is still applicable.

- Educational and research establishments, Singapore government departments, statutory bodies and any company with research and development facilities solely for instructional, official or research and development purposes
- Registered pharmacists for medical purposes and purposes authorised in Part II of the Schedule to the Customs (Duties) (Exemption) Order
- Registered medical practitioners, registered dentists, veterinary surgeons and any person in charge of a hospital or kindred institution for scientific purposes and purposes authorised in Part II of the Schedule to the Customs (Duties) (Exemption) Order.

8

Kimberly Process Certificate

Under the Kimberly Process Certification Scheme, a KP Certificate issued by Singapore Customs is required for the export of rough diamonds. To apply for a KP Certificate, you need to:
- Have a valid KP Licence with Singapore Customs; and
- Have a valid Inter-Bank GIRO (IBG) account with Singapore Customs for the deduction of a S$5.00 fee per KP Certificate issued; and
- Submit the form with all supporting documents (i.e. the overseas KP Certificate, KP licence, commercial invoice, packing list and Airway Bill); and ensure that you adhere to all the terms and conditions for the KP Certificate.

9

Valuation of Tax-Exempted Motor Vehicles

For application of assessment of value of previously duty-exempted motor vehicles for duty payment when transferred to a non-entitled entity.