If there is any change to the registered particulars of a public accountant, the public accountant needs to inform the Registrar of Public Accountants.
Changes to be Notified
The public accountant needs to notify the Registrar of Public Accountants within 30 days of the change if he had made changes to the following particulars:
- Identification type
- Identification number
- Email address
- Residential address
- Contact number
A penalty may be imposed if the change is notified after 30 days.
How to Make the Changes
The public accountant may do so himself, or engage the services of a registered filing agent (e.g. law firm, accounting firm or corporate secretarial firm) to assist in his submission.
Step 1: Log on to BizFile+
Log on to BizFile+ using your identification number and SingPass to submit the online transaction.
For Registered Filing Agents (on behalf of public accountants)
Engage the services of a registered filing agent (e.g. law firm, accounting firm or corporate secretarial firm) who would log in using their CorpPass to submit an online application on your behalf.
Step 2: Submit
Submit an online application via BizFile+ using SingPass or CorpPass.
No payment is required.
What to do After Applying
The change will be effected on the records within 15 minutes after successful payment.