Certis CISCO has 3 facilities in Singapore with more than 53,000 safe deposit boxes. They offer 5 different box sizes to meet your requirements. They are also known to operate for the longest hours each day, which means you can access the box at your convenience. You will get 1 key to the box and Certis CISCO will hold on to another. The box can be opened only when both the keys are used.
Each facility is heavily guarded by armed Auxiliary Police Officers together with strict access processes. The facility is equipped with fire protection, humidity control, and other security systems.
A licensee has full access to the safe deposit box along with administrative rights, whereas a mandatee will only have access to the safe deposit box and don’t have administrative rights.
The following administrative rights can be performed only over the counter by a licensee:
*Does not require the presence of all the licensees.
You are allowed to register up to 4 licensees for each deposit box. You do not have to pay for the registration of the first 2 licensees. But, subsequent addition or amendments of licensees is chargeable at just S$75/change. Similarly, you can add up to 4 mandatees per box. However, each addition or amendment of mandatee is chargeable at S$75. All licensees and mandatees have to be present at the facility with their original identification documents like NRIC, birth certificate, and passport.
You can keep the following in a safe deposit box:
The following items cannot be kept in a safe deposit box:
The boxes come in 5 different sizes and at competitive rates, which are shown in a table below:
|Box size||Dimensions||Annual fee|
|Extra small||5”x 5” x 24”||S$129|
|Small||3”x 10” x 24”||S$199|
|Medium||4”x 10” x 24”||S$269|
|Large||10”x 10” x 24”||S$439|
|Extra large||15”x 10” x 24”||S$749|
|Box size||Dimensions||Annual fee|
|Extra small||5”x 5” x 24”||S$229|
|Small||3”x 10” x 24”||S$299|
|Medium||4”x 10” x 24”||S$369|
|Large||10”x 10” x 24”||S$539|
|Extra large||15”x 10” x 24”||S$849|
|Key deposit||S$200 (refundable)|
|Downgrade of box||S$75/downgrade|
|Replacement fee of 1 key||S$200|
|Replacement fee of 2 keys||S$300|
Visit the nearest facility to open a personal safe deposit box with the following:
To register for a corporate safe deposit box, visit the branch with the documents mentioned below:
You can visit any one of the following locations to register:
Q. What are the eligibility criteria to be a licensee or mandatee?
A. To be a licensee, you must be at least 21 years old or above. The mandatee you want to register must be aged 13 years and above.
Q. If I terminate my deposit box before the renewal date, will I get a refund?
A. No, you will not get any refund if you terminate your safe deposit box before the next renewal date.
Q. Can anyone else other than the licensee and mandatee access the box?
A. No, only a registered licensee and mandatee can access and view the contents of the safe deposit box. This is done for extra security of your box.
Q. After registration, am I allowed to transfer my box from one facility to another?
A. No, you are not allowed to relocate the box.
Q. Can I transfer my licensee status to another person?
A. You cannot transfer your status if you wish to release your deposit box. The new subscriber has to rent a box under a new agreement and you have to close the current account.
Q. Is my deposit box protected from disasters like fire?
A. All safe deposit boxes are resistant to heat and fire. The facilities have fire alarms and sprinklers, which are monitored 24/7.
Q. I want to upgrade the box size. How much do I need to pay?
A. If you want to upgrade the box size, you do not have to pay any fee as all upgrades are free of cost.