24. Help

  1. How do I start using GoBusiness Licensing?
    • Upon login, the system will be guiding you throughout the entire process.

     

  2. Are there step-by-step guides available on GoBusiness Licensing?
    • Instructional videos are available on GoBusiness Licensing to provide step-by-step instructions for applicants.

     

  3. What are the different payment methods available on GoBusiness Licensing?
    • Payment via credit (e.g. VISA or MasterCard) or debit card is available on GoBusiness Licensing.

     

  4. Can I still access to GoBusiness Licensing if I do not have a SingPass account?
    • For Foreigners without SingPass, you may register for a Login ID in GoBusiness Licensing. However, Singaporeans, PRs and those eligible for SingPass must use SingPass to login to GoBusiness Licensing.
    • You may apply for a SingPass at https://www.singpass.gov.sg.

     

  5. What will happen after I request for a Login ID?
    • After successful registration for a Login ID, an email will be sent to the registered email address with instructions on how to login to GoBusiness Licensing.

     

  6. I have forgotten my Login ID. How do I retrieve it?
    • Your Login ID is the email address that you submitted when you registered for an account. If you have forgotten the email address used, please contact GoBusiness Licensing Helpdesk at [email protected] or 6774 1430 during the operating hours from 8am-8pm on Mondays to Fridays and 8am-2pm on Saturdays.

     

  7. I have forgotten my Password. How do I retrieve it?
    • For users with Login ID, you can retrieve your Password by clicking on the "Forgotten Password" link found on GoBusiness Licensing login screen. An email will be sent to the email address registered with GoBusiness Licensing, with instructions on how to provide your new password.
    • For SingPass users who have forgotten your SingPass password, you may reset the password with SingPass. Please refer to https://www.singpass.gov.sg for more details.

     

  8. How do I change my Password?
    • For users with Login ID, you may change your password in the "Update User Profile" page. The page can be accessed after you login to GoBusiness Licensing.
    • For SingPass users who wish to change your SingPass password, you may change the password with SingPass. Please refer to https://www.singpass.gov.sg for more details.

     

  9. How long is the Password valid for?
    • The GoBusiness Licensing password will be valid for 365 days. The system will prompt you to change password upon first successful login after expiry date if the password is not changed before the expiry date.

     

  10. How long can I stay inactive on the system?
    • The system will log you out automatically if no activity has been detected after 30 minutes.

     

  11. Is SFA & NParks/AVS e-Licensing part of Self-Service GoBusiness Licensing?
    • SFA & NParks/AVS e-Licensing is part of Self-Service GoBusiness Licensing. You may access SFA & NParks/AVS e-Licensing via licence1.business.gov.sg/licence1 or by clicking on the  header menu.

     

  12. Why is there a different link to access SFA & NParks/AVS e-Licensing and GoBusiness Licensing if they are part of the same GoBusiness Licensing system?
    • Currently, selected transactions listed in SFA & NParks/AVS e-Licensing are not available on GoBusiness Licensing. Nonetheless, we are exploring the possibility to merge the systems in future as part of our broader collaboration with government licensing agencies.

     

  13. If I’m an existing SFA & NParks/AVS e-Licensing user using SingPass, can I access GoBusiness Licensing?
    • You may also access GoBusiness Licensing using your SingPass. However, some transactions performed via SFA & NParks/AVS e-Licensing will not be available in GoBusiness Licensing, vice-versa.

     

  14. If I’m an existing SFA & NParks/AVS e-Licensing user using a Login ID, do I still need to register for a Login ID to access GoBusiness Licensing?
    • You may continue to use the Login ID registered in SFA & NParks/AVS e-Licensing to access GoBusiness Licensing. However, some transactions performed via SFA & NParks/AVS e-Licensing will not be available in GoBusiness Licensing, vice-versa.

     

  15. If I have problems with GoBusiness Licensing, how do I get help?
    • For enquiries, please contact us via email at [email protected]. Alternatively, you can reach us at 6774 1430 during our operating hours from 8am-8pm on Mondays to Fridays and 8am-2pm on Saturdays.