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900,000 HDB Households to Receive $126 million of S&CC Rebate as Part of Budget 2018

Around 900,000 Singaporean HDB households can expect to receive $126 million worth of Service & Conservancy Charges (S&CC) rebate in FY2018 i.e April 2018 – March 2019. The S&CC rebate was announced during Budget 2018 to provide additional support to households.

2          In total, each eligible Singaporean household will receive 1.5 to 3.5 months of S&CC rebate, depending on their HDB flat type. Eligible households will receive a letter from end-March with more details of the S&CC rebate. The rebate will be disbursed over the months of April 2018, July 2018, October 2018 and January 2019 as follows:

HDB Flat Type FY2018 S&CC Rebate (no. of months) 
April 2018 July 2018  October 2018  January 2018 Total for FY2018
 1- and 2-room  1 0.5  3.5 
 3- and 4-room  1 0.5  0.5  0.5  2.5
 5-room  0.5 0.5  0.5  0.5 
Executive/Multi-Generation  0.5 0.5  0.5  1.5 

About S&CC Rebate

3          The S&CC rebate will be used to offset a household’s S&CC payment directly. For households who pay their S&CC through GIRO, their Town Councils will make the necessary arrangement with their banks. 

Whom the public can contact for more information

4          For enquiries on their S&CC payment and account status, residents can contact their respective Town Councils. Residents can also contact the Enquiries Line 1800-866-3078 (Mondays to Fridays, 8.30am to 5pm), or email sccrebates@mailbox.hdb.gov.sg regarding their household's S&CC rebate eligibility.


Issued by Ministry of Finance
Singapore
28 Mar 2018