Advisory for home businesses
From 19 June 2020, all businesses under the Home-Based Small Scale Business Scheme will be allowed to resume. Home-based businesses that involve customers entering a flat for a prolonged period should also deploy SafeEntry to facilitate contact tracing. Please refer to the Ministry of Health's press release and SafeEntry for details.
The Home Office Scheme lets you run an approved small-scale registered business from your home, subject to the eligibility criteria and conditions.
To obtain a Licence for Home Office Scheme, you and the business you operate must fulfil our guidelines and criteria.
You will need to refer to these instructions to apply for a Licence for Home Office Scheme or update your business particulars.
Your Licence for Home Office Scheme is valid for 5 years. If you intend to renew or terminate your licence, please follow these instructions.