Private schools may terminate/close the private school online through LicenceOne. Please note that the application should be made by an existing member of the private school's Committee of Management. Before doing the online application, please ensure that the following steps are carried out:
Note:The private school is to discharge all its obligations to students and staff before terminating/closing the private school.
Please select “Amend Existing Licence” and choose “Ministry of Education” as the Government Agency when seeking application via LicenceOne. For more information on the online application, please refer to the guide at https://licence1.business.gov.sg/web/frontier/help/amend-existing-licence.
Please prepare the following supporting documents prior to logging online:
- Original hand-signed hardcopy Note from Partners (if ownership of school is a partnership business or a limited liability partnership) or Directors’ Resolution (if ownership of school is a company) stating that all obligations to students and staff have been discharged, duly signed by all Partners/Directors and dated
- Original Certificate of Registration of School and Classroom Accommodation Certificates ).
All hardcopy supporting documents are to be mailed to:
Ministry of Education
Private Schools Section
1 North Buona Vista Drive
Please indicate your school name, online application ID, date of submission and specify “Termination or Closure of School”.
For technical assistance in LicenceOne, you may email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Alternatively, you can call 6774 1430 from 8am-8pm on Mondays to Fridays and 8am-2pm on Saturdays.