WCL

SME Working Capital Loan

Enjoy an additional 18% on top of 50% off your
processing fee from now till 29 Feb 2024

SME Working Capital Loan

Enjoy an additional 18% on top of 50% off your
processing fee from now till 29 Feb 2024

Why SMEs choose this Loan
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Borrow up to S$500,000 with interest rate from 7%

Fulfil your cash flow needs with this government-assisted scheme.

Loan amount is approved based on the bank's assessment.

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Take up to 5 years to repay

Enjoy the flexible option of repaying over 1 to 5 years

Special limited time promotion

Enjoy greater savings with 68% off processing fee

From now till 29 February 2024, enjoy an additional 18% on top of the 50% discount on your processing fee this Chinese New Year when you submit a working capital loan or a business loan application online*. Click here to apply now.

*Applicable to SME Working Capital Loan and DBS Business Loan applications submitted via this link on or before 29 February 2024. The Bank may vary the terms and conditions or discontinue this processing fee discount at any time without any notice or liability to any party. The Bank’s decision on all matters relating to the discount shall be final.

Calculate your affordability
How it works
1
Submit your application online

Check if you need to gather documents for your application.

2
Inform guarantors about your application

We’ll email your guarantors to endorse your application.

3
Track your application status

Upon submission, you can track your application status on DBS IDEAL online business banking platform.

4
Review the offer

Once approved, we’ll give you an offer. You can accept the offer on DBS IDEAL online business banking platform. 

5
Look out for our notification

We’ll notify you when we disburse the funds into your DBS business account.

Documents to prepare

If you apply using ACRA or MyInfo Business, we can retrieve most of the required information without asking you to submit financial documents. However, some businesses may be required to provide additional information.

Additional documents required could be:

  • Latest 2 years financial statements
    Usually not required for loans below S$50,000
  • Latest 3 months bank statements
    Not required if DBS is your main operating bank
Frequently asked questions
Is my business eligible for this loan

To get this loan, your business must:

  • be registered and operating in Singapore with at least 30% local shareholdings (Singaporeans or Permanent Residents) and
  • have an annual group sales below S$100 million or
  • have a group employment size of fewer than 200

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 level down)

What's the process of accepting the offer digitally on DBS IDEAL?

While we're processing your application, you can track your application status on DBS IDEAL online business banking platform. Once approved, we'll give you an offer. In cases where an offer cannot be accepted digitally, a relationship manager will assist with the acceptance.

Are there any fees for repaying my loan earlier?

Currently, there is no pre-payment fees for SME Working Capital Loan. However, the bank would need your redemption notice at least 1 month in advance. For more information, speak with your relationship manager.

Can I apply for SME Working Capital Loan if I've applied for this with other banks?

Yes. And no matter how many loan offers you receive, the total aggregated amount borrowed across different participating financial institutes is capped at S$500,000.

What is my Processing Fee?

The processing fee is 1% of the loan amount charged during disbursement of the loan by DBS. From now till 29 February 2024, enjoy 68% off your processing fee when you submit a working capital loan or a business loan application online*.