Importers Licensing Scheme

The BCA Importers' Licensing Scheme regulates importers of essential construction materials, to ensure a secure and reliable supply of essential construction materials with acceptable quality in Singapore.

Who needs to apply

Any person in the business of importing sand and granite must have a valid licence. "Sand" excludes any unwashed or unprocessed marine-dredged sand or gravel.

The following imports of sand and granite are exempted:

  • Any consignment not exceeding 50 kg or for the sole purpose of coastal reclamation works
  • Any consignment solely for use in land reclamation works along the coast of Singapore and in any ship or vessel without landing in Singapore

How to apply

Submit Application / Renewal for Importers' Licence via FormSG.

Main Features Of The Importers' Licensing Scheme

Legislation requirements

Visit the following links for more information about the legislation requirements for aggregate importers:

Electronic Application Forms (FormSG)

For more information, please contact:



Importers’ Licensing Application

Email to: Alvin Fong
Email to: Vinna Tan

Import Permit

Email to: Vinna Tan
Email to: Adam Chern

Storage Permit

Email to: Muthukumaran
Email to: Arman Aman
Email to: Khyrol

Sampling and Evaluation of Sand and Granite

Email to: Muthukumaran
Email to: Arman Aman
Email to: Adam Chern

Authorised Analyst Scheme

Email to: Muthukumaran
Email to: Arman Aman

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