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Budget 2020 Care and Support Package: $134 Million in S&CC Rebate for 940,000 HDB Households


About 940,000 Singaporean HDB households will receive the Service and Conservancy Charges (S&CC) Rebate for one year in FY2020, for the period from April 2020 to March 2021, as part of the Care and Support Package announced during Budget 2020 to help Singaporean households with their expenses. 

2 Eligible Singaporean households will each receive a total of 1.5 to 3.5 months of S&CC Rebate in FY2020, depending on their flat type. They will be notified through letters from end-March, and will receive their quarterly S&CC Rebate in April, July and October 2020, as well as January 2021, as follows: 

HDB Flat Type Payout Month & Quantum of S&CC Rebate in FY2020
April 2020
(month)
July 2020
(month)
 
October 2020
(month)
January 2021
(month)
Total for FY2020
(month)
 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  2.0
Executive/Multi-Generation  0.5 0.5  0.5  1.5 

About S&CC Rebate

3 The S&CC Rebate has been paid out annually by the Government since 2013, to help directly offset HDB households’ S&CC payments. Households that pay their S&CC through GIRO do not need to take any action as their respective Town Council will make arrangements directly with their banks. 

Eligibility Matters 

4 Residents with specific queries on their household’s S&CC payment or account status can contact their respective Town Council, while residents with queries relating to S&CC Rebate eligibility can call 1800-866-3078 (Mondays to Fridays, 8.30am to 5pm), or email sccrebates@mailbox.hdb.gov.sg.


Issued by:
Ministry of Finance
Singapore
25 March 2020
 
Published on : 25 Mar 2020