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Our Energy Story


Discover how the Singapore Energy Story sets the vision towards a net-zero energy future.

Energy Supply

Gain insights into the four switches that power Singapore’s economy and our daily lives.

Energy Demand

Discover ways to enhance energy efficiency and lower your carbon footprint.

Energy Grid

Explore how EMA ensures a reliable and secure energy supply for everyone.

Energy Market Landscape

Learn about the intricacies of Singapore’s energy market structure and operations.

Consumer Information


Get tips on buying electricity and protecting your family from electrical hazards.


Learn about purchasing gas and safeguarding your family against gas hazards.


Access information on installing solar panels at your home and selling excess electricity to the national grid.

Regulations & Licences


Stay up-to-date with the latest regulations, policies and frameworks governing the energy sector.


Learn about the licences that EMA issues to different stakeholders in the energy sector.

Regulatory Publications

Read about the Codes of Practice and Circulars that EMA publishes to regulate the energy sector.


Calls for Proposal

Collaborate with EMA in co-creating innovative solutions for the energy sector.


Give your comments and feedback on EMA’s policies and regulations.

R&D Partnerships

Discover how EMA works with stakeholders to catalyse new and innovative digital technologies.

Talent Development

Learn about EMA’s efforts in nurturing talent and cultivate interest in the energy sector.

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Installation Licences

Please take a look at our most popular FAQs first to see if you can find the answers to your queries.

Frequently Asked Questions

The licence holder of the Electrical or Supply Installation will receive a renewal notice about 6 weeks before the licence expiry date. Your appointed Licensed Electrical Worker (LEW) will inspect the installation and ensure that it is safe to operate before renewing the licence on your behalf.

If you have misplaced your Letter of Appointment, write to us via our feedback form with your licence number to request for a replacement. 

Electrical wiring and fittings (e.g. switch socket outlets, isolaters, etc) installed at a premise are considered as an Electrical Installation (EI). You will be required to apply for an EI licence for:

  • Non-domestic EIs with approved load exceeding 45kVA.
  • All EIs used in hazardous trades (e.g. businesses dealing with highly flammable materials or involved in construction activities etc.).
  • All supply installations for non-domestic purposes regardless of their approved load.

More details can be found in our online handbook.

The fees for an Electrical Installation (EI) licence are as follows:

  • 3 months - $50
  • 12 months - $100
  • Replacement of licence - $21.40 (including GST)


Check your Electrical/Supply Installation licence application status via the e-Licence Information Services (ELISE) portal under “Check Application Status” with your application number.

Update or Cancel Installation Licence

Update Particulars to Electrical Installation Licence

Log in via the e-Licensing Information Services (ELISE) portal with your Corppass or Singpass to update any changes to particulars relating to your licence, e.g. address, contact details.

Cancel Licence Card

Write to us via our feedback form with your licence number to cancel your Electrical/Supply Installation licence. This should be accompanied by a softcopy letter from your electricity retailer/SP Group confirming the closure of your electricity account.

Send Your Enquiry

For enquiries on the application and renewal of electrical or supply installation licences, please send us an email at ema_lei@ema.gov.sg.

For enquiries related to the e-Licensing Information Services (ELISE) portal, please email to ema_rd_elise@ema.gov.sg.

Our officers will respond to you within 3 working days.