Eligible households can receive up to $1,000 in GST Voucher – U-Save this year. As announced at Budget 2020, eligible households will receive a
one-off GST Voucher – U-Save Special Payment in addition to their regular GST Voucher – U-Save. Furthermore, larger households with five or more members will receive a
further GST Voucher – U-Save rebate. In total, eligible households can receive up to
2.5 times their regular GST Voucher – U-Save rebate in FY 2020.
Each flat will receive only one of each benefit (i.e. GST Voucher − U-Save, GST Voucher – U-Save Special Payment, and further GST Voucher—U-Save (if eligible)), based on the HDB flat type. The rebates will be credited to the HDB flat’s utilities account.
|HDB Flat Type||(A)|
Regular GSTV – U-Save
GSTV – U-Save Special Payment for all eligible households
Further GSTV – U-Save for larger households
Total GSTV – U-Save for FY 2020
|Paid over four equal payments in April 2020, July 2020, October 2020 and January 2021||Paid over two equal payments in April 2020 and July 2020||Paid over two equal payments in October 2020 and January 2021|
1- and 2-room||$400||+$400||+$200||
$800 or $1,000|
$720 or $900|
$640 or $800|
$560 or $700|
Executive / Multi-Generation||$240||+$240||+$120||
$480 or $600|
Only HDB households are eligible for the GST Voucher – U-Save. To receive the GST Voucher – U-Save, your household has to fulfil the following conditions:
- If you own and live in your HDB flat, there must be at least one Singapore citizen owner or occupier in the flat; or
- If you partially rent out the HDB flat that you own and live in, there must be at least one Singapore citizen owner or occupier in the flat; or
- If you rent an entire flat, there must be at least one Singapore citizen tenant;
Immediate family members living in the same flat must not own or have any interest in more than one property.
The eligibility criteria of the GST Voucher – U-Save Special Payment is the same as the above. To be eligible for the further GST Voucher U-Save rebate for larger households, households must have five or more household members. Household members refer to individuals living at the same residence (as reflected on their NRICs), and must be related by blood, marriage or legal adoption. Domestic helpers, tenants who are unrelated, god-parents/siblings/children, and friends are not considered as household members.
For more information on the GST Voucher – U-Save, you can email email@example.com or call 6671 7117 (Mon-Fri: 8.30am–5.30pm).