Award Criteria

Recognising Both SMEs & MNCs

The latest figures from the Department of Statistics Singapore show that SMEs make up 99% of our enterprises, employing 70% of our workforce in Singapore.

To recognise more SMEs for their environmental efforts, the SEAA will be a two-tiered approach.

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Two-Tiered Approach

Although the overall criteria remain the same, applicants will be judged in different groups based on their organization size.

For each award, there will be a winner from the MNCs tier as well as a winner chosen from the SMEs tier.

Please indicate in the organizational profile segment of the application form if your company is a Large Organization/MNC or if your company is an SME/Startup.

  • SMEs: At least 30% local shareholding; AND <200 employees OR <100 million turnover
  • Large Organizations: All other companies excluding those who qualify as SMEs

Award Criteria and Weightage