Last Updated: 18 October 2021

Register a private school

3. Documents required

Submit the following documents via courier or postal mail after completing the online registration:

  1. A1-sized approved floor plan by SCDF's Fire Safety and Shelter Department (FSSD) with project description stating that the project is for school, tuition centre, enrichment centre or language school.
  2. Fire Safety Certificate.
  3. Grant of Written Permission from the Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA) or Approval on Use of Premises from the Housing and Development Board (HDB).
  4. Latest BIZFILE printout from the Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority (ACRA)
  5. Constitution or Memorandum and Articles of Association of Private Limited Company (for companies only).
  6. Forms required by MOE, comprising:
    • Committee of Management forms.
    • Appointment Note or Directors' Resolution to appoint the members of the Committee of Management.
    • Summary of Course Particulars.
    • Teacher registration forms.
    • School constitution.
  7. Course write-up if it is not a tuition course or following MOE syllabus.
  8. Copies of NRIC or passport.
  9. Education qualifications, which are to be notorial-translated if they are not in English.

The documents will be processed within 14 days upon our acceptance of the documents. Incomplete or incorrect submissions will delay the processing time.

How to submit your documents

Mail the documents to:

Private Schools Section

MOE HQ, Level 9

1 North Buona Vista Drive

Singapore 138675

After you submit your documents

We will arrange for a site inspection of your school once we deem your documents acceptable.