LTA had, from 1 July 2002, required valid proof of business to be shown by those intending to register or take over ownership of LGVs. A valid proof of business includes the following:
1. The latest and valid ACRA instant printout (to be produced within 14 days of issue by ACRA) for registered businesses or compaines; or
2. A valid hawker's licence issued by the National Environment Agency (NEA) or a valid farm licence issued by the Agri-Food & Veterinary Authority of Singapore (AVA) for a hawker or a farmer respectively.
In addition, all LGVs registered or transferred from 1 July 2002 must also display on the side of vehicle (at the bottom of the front doors) the following information:
a) Name of the Registered Vehicle Owner;
b) Company/Business address;
c) Company/Business registration number, Hawker Licence or Farm Licence number; and
d) Passenger capacity.