Local Enterprise Finance Scheme

As part of our commitment to help SMEs, Maybank is a participating financial institution for the Local Enterprise Finance Scheme (LEFS) administered by Enterprise Singapore. Companies that require funds for automation, upgrading or purchase of equipment and/or premises can apply for loans of up to S$15 million.

The types of loans available under LEFS are

  • Factory loan
  • Machinery term loan/Machinery hire purchase


  • Access to financing for automation, upgrading, equipment hire purchase and property purchase (only JTC Corporation or Housing & Development Board properties)
  • Loan limit of up to S$15 million
  • New SME business loans with competitive interest rates

Who can apply


  • Registered and operating in Singapore
  • At least 30% of your company's shareholding is local
  • Company's Group* annual sales of not more than S$100m OR Company's Group* employment size of not exceeding 200 workers
*Annual sales turnover and employment size will be computed on a group basis. (i.e. All levels up for corporate shareholders holding >50% of total shareholding of the applicant company and any subsequent corporate parents, and subsidiaries all levels down)

Required documents

  • Last 2 years' audited accounts or certified financial statements
  • Last 3 months' bank statements
  • Copy of NRIC (front and back) of owners/directors/partners/sole proprietor/guarantor(s)
  • Latest personal Income Tax Notice of Assessment of owners/directors/partners/sole proprietor/guarantor(s)

For more information, call our Business Banking hotline 1800-777 0022, or request a call back with our Business Development Managers today.

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