Trade Documentation

Certificate of Origin (CO)

A CO is a document that can be used to satisfy your buyers that the products exported are wholly obtained, produced or manufactured in a particular country.

You may apply a CO for locally-manufactured and re-export goods, direct shipment from a second to third country. The CO may be requested by Customs administrations, importers, freight forwarders or banks for clearance of Letters of Credit. Below are the charges for manual CO issuance:

  SCCCI Member Non-member
1st set of 4 copies of Certificate of Origin comprising 1 to 2 pages (inclusive of the Original) $9.00 per set $12.00 per set
Additional copies (i.e. from the 5th copy onwards) $3.00 per copy $4.00 per copy
Additional pages (i.e. from the 3rd page onwards) $1.00 per page $2.00 per page
Typing Service $10.00 per set

Collection Time

SCCCI has implemented a collection system for approved CO applications on the same day. An "Express Service" is available for companies with urgent processing needs within 2 hours. The express service is chargeable at $14.00 per set for SCCCI members and $18.00 per set for non-members.

Type of Service Submission Time Collection Time
Manual CO and Electronic CO (eCO)
(CO Office@Peninsula Plaza)
 
Before 12 noon
After 12 noon
3.00pm - 5.00pm on the same day
8.30am onwards on the next working day
(CO Office@Trade Association Hub)  
9.00am to 5.30pm
One working day
(Please call before collection)
Express Service
Before 3.00pm
After 3.00pm
Within 2 hours on the same day
8.30am onwards on the next working day

Electronic CO (eCO)

This service allows members, exporters and manufacturers to apply for CO through the Internet. eCO application allows significant savings in time and costs for the companies. Simply visit the website: www.certoforigin.com and apply to SCCCI as the authorised organisation. You can then print the certified CO directly from your office. Below are the charges for electronic CO issuance:

  SCCCI Member Non-member
1st set of 4 copies of Certificate of Origin comprising 1 to 2 pages (inclusive of the Original) $5.00 per set $8.00 per set
Additional copies (i.e. from the 5th copy onwards) $1.00 per copy $2.00 per copy
Additional pages (i.e. from the 3rd page onwards) $1.00 per page $2.00 per page

Location and Opening Hours

The SCCCI CO office is conveniently located within the city area and easily accessible by public or private transport.

Office Address:

9 Jurong Town Hall Road, #B1-02, Trade Association Hub
Jurong Town Hall, Singapore 609431

111 North Bridge Rd #06-11
Peninsula Plaza Singapore 179098

Service Hours:

CO Office@Peninsula Plaza: Monday to Friday - 8.30am to 5.30pm
(No Lunch Break)

CO Office@Trade Association Hub: Monday to Friday - 9.00am to 5.30pm
(Lunch Break: 1.00pm to 2.00pm)

Closed on Saturdays, Sundays & Public Holidays (Both offices)

Tel: +65 6336 3685
Fax: +65 6338 2140
E-mail: Certorigin@sccci.org.sg

Trade Net

SCCCI processes Cargo Clearance Permit (CCP) for import and export purposes through the TradeNet.
Below are the charges for CCP issuance:

  SCCCI Member Non-member
Type of Declaration First 5 items Every additional item First 5 items Every additional item
Inward / Outward / Re-export $14.00 $1.00 $18.00 $2.00
Major Export $28.00 $1.00 $35.00 $2.00

The Singapore Chinese Chamber of Commerce & Industry (SCCCI) is authorised by the Singapore Customs to issue, endorse and certify Ordinary Certificate of Origin (CO) and other shipping documents.

SCCCI has been providing professional trade documentation services for many years and you can rest assured that all applications for the issuance, endorsement and certification of CO and/or trade documents will be dealt by authorised SCCCI staff in strict confidence.