Long Title

Part I PRELIMINARY

Part II CONDUCT OF INSURANCE BUSINESS

General restriction on insurers

Registration of Singapore insurers

Deposits, registers of policies and insurance funds

Miscellaneous requirements as to conduct of business

Part IIA FOREIGN INSURER SCHEMES

Part IIB INSURANCE INTERMEDIARIES

General

Conduct of Insurance Broking Business

Part III RETURNS, INSPECTIONS AND INVESTIGATIONS, WINDING UP AND TRANSFERS OF BUSINESS

Returns

Inspections and Investigations

Winding up

Transfers of business

Part IIIA ASSISTANCE TO FOREIGN REGULATORY AUTHORITIES

Part IIIB APPEALS

Part IV MISCELLANEOUS AND GENERAL

Administration and enforcement

Miscellaneous amendments of law

Supplementary

THE SCHEDULE Definition of Insurance Terms

Legislative History

Comparative Table

Registration by Authority
8.
—(1)  A person who desires to carry on insurance business in Singapore as an insurer shall —
(a)
apply in writing to the Authority for registration under this section; and
(b)
furnish such information as the Authority may require.
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(2)  Upon receiving an application under subsection (1), the Authority shall consider the application and may, subject to section 9, register the applicant with or without conditions or refuse to register the applicant.
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(3)  The Authority may register the applicant as a direct insurer, reinsurer or captive insurer.
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(4)  The Authority shall cause notice of any registration or change of name of a Singapore insurer to be published in the Gazette.
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