Business Investment (Cafe)

The rising popularity of branded coffee and quality breads and pastries has accelerated the growth of an assortment of cafes throughout Asia. Countries such as India, China, Indonesia and Vietnam are experiencing high percentage growth annually. To flourish, cafes must have innovative products, excellent customer service, effective marketing and strong leadership.

Avis Worldwide provides a platform for interested entrepreneurs or investors, both local and foreigners to start own Café in Singapore.


For individuals who require training, Avis will also facilitate conduct of short term or long term courses to education such prospective candidates who wish to develop knowledge and skills to run the Cafe. The course covers a broad range of management subjects with an emphasis on marketing and hospitality.

Consultancy Services:

We wll provide consultancy services and assist in various stages of setting up of you café. The three most basic steps to open your café in Singapore.

1. Incorporate your company

This is the first step is to register your business with ACRA.

2. Build the space for Café

Next step is to chose the location and space. You also need to design and build your space for the Food Shop License inspection.
The following documents/requirements are required:

  • 1. Planning Permission from Land Agencies
  • 2. Tenancy Agreement
  • 3. Compliance with the Code of Practice of Environmental Health (COPEH) from the National Environment Agency
3. Get the necessary licenses

After finishing building your business space, you need to get the following licenses or requirements in order to legally operate your restaurant in Singapore:

  • 1. Food Shop License
  • 2. Basic Food Hygiene Course
  • 3. Halal Certification (voluntary)
  • 4. Central Provident Fund Registration
  • 5. Government Service Tax Registration (for annual revenue of at least S$1 Million).