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GST Voucher – MediSave
Who can get the 2022 GST Voucher – MediSave, and how much will I get if I meet the eligibility criteria?To receive the GST Voucher – MediSave in 2022, you must fulfil the following criteria:
i. You must be a Singapore citizen, residing in Singapore*:
ii. You must be aged 65 or above in 2022;
iii. The Annual Value (AV) of your home (as indicated on your NRIC) as at 31 December 2021 must not exceed $21,000; and
iv. You must not own more than one property.
*Dual citizenship is not allowed under Singapore law. Those who hold foreign citizenship will not be eligible for the GST Voucher scheme, regardless of whether they simultaneously hold Singapore citizenship.
Age in 2022
Annual Value of Home as at 31 Dec 2021
Up till $13,000
$13,001 to $21,000
85 and above
How will I know if I qualify for the 2022 GST Voucher – Cash? Eligible Singaporeans will be notified in July 2022.
How can I tell if the GST Voucher SMS I received is authentic?With the recent rise in scam and phishing attempts, it is important to verify that the message received is genuine from the official source.
*This is only an example of a GSTV SMS. The actual SMS received may be different.
The SMS will always be sent by 'GSTV', Your masked NRIC (showing the last 4 numerals and letter, e.g. ****1234A) will be in the SMS
We will only inform citizens of their benefits and will never request for you to reply to the SMS
We will never direct you to a non-Government site. If the SMS contains an url, always check that the domain ends with ".gov.sg". You may also search for the official website using search engines (e.g. Google) to ensure that the link is legitimate
Ensure that the SMS meets all of the checks above before proceeding to click on the URL. After you've clicked through to the webpage, be extra vigilant before providing sensitive information such as your Singpass or bank account details. Look out for valid encryption certificates by checking for the lock in the browser's address bar:
GST Voucher notifications will only be sent via letter, SMS or the Singpass app on your mobile phone. We do not use WhatsApp or other mobile app messaging platforms
You are encouraged to download the Singpass Mobile App at the Singpass website so that you can receive secured messages on your eligibility for GST Voucher and other Government schemes. Be cautious and let's work together to safeguard your personal information.
Do I need to sign up for and/or how do I check if I have signed up for my 2022 GST Voucher – MediSave if I am eligible?If you have signed up previously for a government payout (e.g. 2021 GST Voucher), no action is needed to receive your GST Voucher – MediSave. It will automatically be credited to your CPF MediSave account.
If you are eligible for the GST Voucher – MediSave and have not signed up previously, you will be notified to do so in July 2022.
You will only need to sign up once. If you have already signed up for the GST Voucher – Cash, you do not need to separately sign up for the GST Voucher – MediSave.
Sign-up for the 2022 GST Voucher begins in July 2022. The deadline to sign up for the 2022 GST Voucher is 30 April 2023. More information on where to sign up will be available at a later date.
How do I sign up for GST Voucher?If you are eligible for 2022 GST Voucher and have not signed up previously, you will be notified to do so in July 2022. The deadline to sign up for the 2022 GST Voucher is 30 April 2023. More information on where to sign up will be available at a later date.
When will I receive my 2022 GST Voucher – MediSave?If you are eligible for the 2022 GST Voucher – MediSave and have signed up for a previous government payout (e.g. 2021 GST Voucher), you will receive your GST Voucher – MediSave in your MediSave in August 2022.
If you are eligible for GST Voucher and have not signed up previously, you will be notified to do so in July 2022. The deadline to sign up for the 2022 GST Voucher is 30 April 2023. More information on where to sign up will be available at a later date.
Can I withdraw my GST Voucher – MediSave?As a top-up to your CPF MediSave Account, the GST Voucher – MediSave will form part of your CPF monies and will be subjected to CPF withdrawal rules.
What can the GST Voucher – MediSave be used for?The GST Voucher – MediSave, which will be credited to your CPF MediSave Account, can be used to pay for your own or your immediate family members’ hospitalisation expenses, incurred at any of the participating medical institutions under the MediSave Scheme.
MediSave can also be used to pay for day surgeries and approved outpatient treatments listed in the CPF website.