Insurers may carry on insurance business in Singapore as licensed insurers, authorised reinsurers, approved Marine, Aviation and Transit (MAT) insurers, or foreign insurers. Insurance brokers may conduct insurance broking activities in Singapore as registered insurance brokers or approved insurance brokers. Find out about the regulations, updates and licensing for such institutions.

Types of Entities and Licences

Insurers and insurance brokers are licensed and governed under the Insurance Act . Find out about the different types of insurance entities and their licensing requirements.

For the list of insurers and insurance brokers in Singapore, see the Financial Institutions Directory.

Regulations and Guidance

MAS is governed by the MAS Act, which confers on it powers to issue legal instruments for regulation and supervision of financial institutions.

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