How to Change Your Company Name in Singapore?
It is very common for brands to change their company name. Check out the process to kickstart the process of changing your company name in Singapore below!
Step 1: Choosing an appropriate name
Step 2: Applying for approval with ACRA
Step 3: Communicating the name change to other stakeholders
After approval by ACRA, you have to communicate the decision to other stakeholders
This can be done via a general meeting
The new name is approved if 75% of the shareholders with voting rights vote in its favour
To successfully execute a name change, you will need to submit the following documents/ information to the Inland Revenue Authority of Singapore (IRAS):
Previous name registered under ACRA
New name registered under ACRA
Once completed, IRAS will send a confirmation email noting that the change has been duly completed. This process is usually done by your company secretary.