Permitted and Non-Permitted Businesses for Home Office Scheme

Use this table to check on the type of businesses allowed for Home Office Scheme.
  • Accountancy services
  • Architectural services
  • Consultancy services (business, engineering, IT, management or education)
  • Design/Advertising services
  • Insurance/Financial planning services
  • Real estate agencies
  • Technology based and knowledge intensive businesses
  • Trading office
  • Beauty, hair dressing or massage therapy services
  • Contractors Business
  • Car trading business
  • Card reading/palm reading or fortune telling in any form
  • Catering/restaurants
  • Clinics and pharmacies (e.g. dental, medical, veterinary)
  • Commercial school (e.g. dance, music, language, tuition centre)
  • Courier business
  • Classes on dress-making and embroidery
  • Employment agency
  • Funeral chapels or homes
  • Maid agency
  • Mausoleums
  • Manufacturing, preparation or processing of any products and goods
  • Money lending businesses
  • Opticians
  • Repair activities (e.g. household appliances, electrical products, footwear, etc.)
  • Sales/marketing that involves conducting seminars and talks for large number of customers
  • Shops and any form of retail activity, including pet shops