All claims can only be done once the business expansion project ends and has to be done within 3 months from the project end date.
Companies have to appoint an independent auditor to verify all the expenses and provide the relevant supporting documents. If the company engages an ESG-appointed auditor, you will be granted an audit grant fee, capped at S$500, or 70% of the audit fee.
After the project end date, a typical audit takes 1-2 weeks to complete before you can submit to ESG for claims.
If you use the MRA grant for salary payments of 12 months, you can only claim after 12 months and all salary payments are disbursed.