Hire contractors in Singapore

Hiring contractors in Singapore? Rippling can help you onboard and pay Singaporeans contractors in a single system. In just a few clicks, you can localize onboarding, provision IT and app access, and run payroll for your contractors in Singapore—while staying compliant with local laws.

Avg Time to Hiring

Less than 5 minutes



Time Zone

GMT+8 (Singapore)

Ready to hire a contractor in Singapore?

Book a 30-minute demo to see how Rippling can help you hire and onboard a contractor in Singapore in under 90 seconds.

at a glance

Hiring contractors in Singapore can be a rollercoaster

Hiring Singaporean contractors is complex if you’re not familiar with local Singaporean laws and the Central Provident Fund. Correct worker classification, managing SGD exchange rates, and lump-sum payments are a few of the things you’ll need to be mindful of. But with Rippling, you can expand your global team swiftly and compliantly.

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Worry-free Compliance

Avoid misclassifying contractors in Singapore

Rippling can help you avoid costly misclassification mistakes. Worried that your Singaporeans contractors are misclassified? Try our free classification assessment to find out.

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Support your Singaporeans contractors right out of the box with Rippling

Simplified Onboarding

Onboard contractors in Singapore in 90 seconds

Rippling makes it easy to onboard [country adj.] contractors. Send out contracts in minutes. In a single onboarding flow, contractors can sign agreements, submit required payroll and KYC information, and even set up their email account or apps—all in a few minutes from their phone.

Global Workforce Management

Seamlessly transition contractors to employees

As your business grows, your workforce needs change. You can easily transition a contractor to an employee in minutes while preserving any historical data via Rippling EOR or your own entity. Through the transition, you'll retain historical documents and payroll data, and the contractor can retain their email and systems access.


Set up and manage your Singaporeans contractors’ IT needs

Give contractors access to apps like Google Workspace and Slack with a few clicks—and remove it just as easily at the end of their contracts. You can increase security by enforcing multi-factor authentication and even set up workflows to automatically alert you of any suspicious login activity.

Contractor Compensation

Easily pay Singaporeans contractors in SGD

Easily pay contractors in your currency or SGD. And if you need to pay someone off-cycle for a late invoice? You can do that in minutes. Contractor payments are tied to invoices and integrated time-tracking, saving you manual data entry in pay runs and creating a papertrail to protect against misclassification risk.