2020 Budget Announcements
In Budget 2020, the Government announced a
one-off GST Voucher – U-Save Special Payment for all eligible HDB households, and a
further GST Voucher – U-Save rebate for larger households with five or more members. These measures are part of the 2020 Household Support Package to help all Singaporeans with their household expenses during this period of uncertainty. Taken together, eligible HDB households will receive up to 2.5 times their regular GST Voucher – U-Save over the next year.
The regular GST Voucher – U-Save will be paid over four equal payments in
April 2020, July 2020, October 2020 and January 2021. On top of this, the GST Voucher – U-Save Special Payment will be paid in April 2020 and July 2020, and the further GST Voucher – U-Save rebate will be paid in October 2020 and January 2021.
The eligibility criteria for the GST Voucher – U-Save Special Payment is the same as the 2020 GST Voucher – U-Save. Households with five members or more, who receive the 2020 GST Voucher – U-Save and GST Voucher – U-Save Special Payment, will be eligible for the further GST Voucher U-Save rebate. Please refer to the table below for the amount that eligible households will receive.
|HDB Flat Type||(A)|
Regular GSTV – U-Save1
GSTV – U-Save Special Payment for all eligible households
Further GSTV – U-Save for larger households
Total GSTV – U-Save for FY 2020
1- and 2-room
$800 or $1,000|
$720 or $900|
$640 or $800|
$560 or $700|
$480 or $600|
1 As announced in Budget 2018, eligible households will receive an additional $20 per year from 2019 to 2021.
For more information on the Household Support Package and the additional GST Voucher – U-Save, visit the
Singapore Budget website.