TENANT-FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS (F.A.Q.)
AUTHORITIES CONTACT NO:
- Far East Plaza M.C, 1259 ……………… Tel: 67342325 Fax: 67331530
- Power Supply ……………………………. Tel: 62356841
- Ministry of the Environment (MOE)…….. Tel: 62724266 Fax:
- Registry of Company & Business ……… Tel: 62226266
- Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA)….Tel: 62216666
- Ginza Real Estate Pte Ltd - Charles Yue ………..Tel:62353066 Fax:
- What is the operation hour of
Far East Plaza?
10 am to 10 pm, Central Air-con
- Is there any trade restriction?
No. Most shop units are owned by the individual owners, except
on level one (Ex- Metro Dept. Store). However, Tenants still
need to obtain approval from the Relevant Authorities like:
Food Shop - MOE, Change Of Use - URA. Pub/Lounge - CID, Fire Brigade,
etc. (A list of Authority contact number is attached)
- How do I go about doing my renovation?
Consult and obtain Application Form from the Management
Corporation OfficeNO 1259. 14 Scotts Road #07-01, Tel: 67342325
Fax: 67331530 Generally,
a) No food shop is allowed unless it is an existing food
b) No more approval will be granted for water supply connection
if shop does not have a floor trap.
c) Roller Shutter installation will not be allowed to replace
d) Sub-division of shop must have at least 250 sq ft in
any resulting unit or 10 feet in shop front width.
e) Renovation work carry out from 10 pm to 10 am only. No
disturbance, nuisance, annoyance to others. Tenants/Landlords
can seek our assistance on submission at a fee.
- How do I go about offering to
rent a shop?
Step 1 - Offer a price
Step 2 - Put a goodfaith deposit of 1 month subject to Landlord's
Step 3 - Obtain Landlord Confirmation
Step 4 - Sign the Tenancy Agreement within 2 weeks
Step 5 - Obtain approval from relevant authorities, if
HP: 96736477 FAX: 6834 2133
- What are the conditions in the
a) Tenants usually pay 2-3 months deposit for a 2 year lease.
b) Tenant to pay stamp duty & legal Fee/Admin fee for both
Tenant & Landlord Tenancy Agreement.
c) Tenant should try to get an option to renew at the existing
- What happen if I want to give
up my shop or look for a takeover?
a) Under most Tenancies, Tenant needs to fulfill the full
term of the lease period. However subject to the Landlord
approval, Tenant may assign to a new party.
b) Exiting Tenant/Assignor pays 1 month rental or 10%of
goodwill (coffee- money/Takeover fee) whichever is higher
to the Real Estate Agent.
- How do I hand over the shop to
Tenant should take in and hand over an empty shoplot free
of fittings & fixture. It is recommended that the walls
need to be whitewashed and carpet taken out leaving raw
- Where do I seek
assistance before I decide to rent/assign shops in Far East
Kindly come down to the Far East
Plaza Tenants/Owners Service Centre situated at
LAST UPDATED ON JULY 2011