Sector specific advisories

Ministry of Health (MOH)

Implementing SafeEntry and Safe Management Practices (9 May 2020)

Strong National Push to Stem Spread of Covid-19 (21 Apr 2020)

Amendments to the COVID-19 (Temporary Measures)(Control Orders) Regulations 2020 (15 Apr 2020)

Continued Stringent Implementation & Enforcement of Circuit Breaker Measures (14 Apr 2020)

Amendments to the COVID-19 (Temporary Measures)(Control Orders) Regulations 2020 (10 Apr 2020)

Changes to Childcare Arrangements during Circ uit Breaker (10 Apr 2020)

Additional measures to minimise further spread of COVID-19 within foreign worker dormitories (5 Apr 2020)

Continuation of Essential Healthcare Services During Period of Heightened Safe Distancing Measures (4 Apr 2020)

Circuit Breaker to Minimise Further Spread of COVID-19 (3 Apr 2020)

Promulgation of Regulations Under Infectious Diseases Act (26 Mar 2020)

Health Advisory for Persons issued Stay-Home Notice (SHN) (Updated as of 25 Mar 2020)

Advisory for Individuals Sharing Residential Spaces with Persons issued Stay-Home Notice (SHN) (25 Mar 2020)

Tighter Measures to Minimise Further Spread of COVID-19 (24 Mar 2020)

Additional Border Control Measures to Reduce Further Importation of COVID-19 Cases (22 Mar 2020) 

Tighter Measures to Minimise Further Spread of COVID-19 (24 Mar 2020)

Additional Border Control Measures to Reduce Further Importation of COVID-19 Cases (22 Mar 2020)

Advisory for Precautionary Measures for Seniors (20 Mar 2020)

Stricter Safe Distancing Measures to Prevent Further Spread of COVID-19 Cases (20 Mar 2020)

Additional Measures to Reduce Further Importation of COVID-19 Cases (18 Mar 2020)

MOH Health Advisory for Persons Issued Stay-Home Notice (18 Mar 2020)

Additional Precautionary Measures to Prevent Further Importation of COVID-19 Cases (15 Mar 2020)

Additional Precautionary Measures to Prevent Further Importation and Spread of COVID-19 Cases (13 Mar 2020)

Advisory for Individuals Sharing Residential Spaces with People Issued Stay-Home Notice (11 Mar 2020)

Additional Precautionary Measures to Protect our Seniors (10 Mar 2020) 

Additional Precautionary Measures in Response to Escalating Global Situation (3 Mar 2020)

Public Health Travel Advisory in Response to Cases of COVID-19 in Republic of Korea (23 Feb 2020)

Advisory for Large-Scale Events Amidst the COVID-19 (Coronavirus Disease 2019) Situation (8 Feb 2020)

Advisory for Individuals Sharing Residential Spaces with Persons on Leave of Absence (LOA) (2 Feb 2020)

Health Advisory for Persons Placed on Leave of Absence (LOA) (1 Feb 2020)

Advisory for Healthcare Sector (27 Jan 2020)

Building Construction Authority (BCA)

Frequently Asked Questions for Stay-Home Notices (SHN) for Work Permit (WP) And S Pass (SP) Holders in Construction Sector

Advisory to Employers on SHN for Construction Foreign Employees and Dependents (18 Apr 2020)

Compliance with COVID-19 (Temporary Measures) (Control Order) Regulations 2020 by Management Corporation (MCST) and Subsidiary Proprietors (14 Apr 2020)

BCA Advisory for Managing Agents (5 Apr 2020)

Changes to BCA Services in View of COVID-19 Situation (4 Apr 2020)

Advisory for the Construction Industry (3 Apr 2020)

FAQs for Construction Industry as Essential Services

Advisory for Companies Providing Facilities Management Service (3 Apr 2020)

Advisory on Lifts and Escalator Maintenance as Essential Services (3 Apr 2020)

FAQs for Lift and Escalator Maintenance as Essential Services

Advisory for BCA Aggregate Terminal Birth Operators (3 Apr 2020)

Advisory for Aggregate Importers (3 Apr 2020)

For latest updates for the Built Environment Sector (contractors and other stakeholders), please click here.

Find out about support measures for Built Environment firms affected by COVID-19

Cyber Security Agency of Singapore (CSA)

Tips for Staying Cyber-Safe While Telecommuting (27 Mar 2020)

Early Childhood Development Agency (ECDA)

Keeping Our Children Safe Against COVID-19: Preschools to Suspend General Services (3 Apr 2020)

Advisory to Parents: Keeping Our Children in Preschools Safe Against COVID-19 [14-day Leave of Absence for Preschool Staff and Children Returning from All Overseas Travel] (19 Mar 2020)

Click here for the latest ECDA advisories.

Enterprise Singapore (ESG)

[New] Safe Management Measures for Food & Beverage Establishments (9 May 2020)

[New] Safe Management Measures for Retail Establishments (9 May 2020)

Safe Distancing Measures for Retail Establishments (2 May 2020)

Safe Distancing Measures for Food & Beverage Establishments (2 May 2020)

Tightening Safe Distancing Measures at Food & Beverage Establishments (12 Apr 2020)

Implementing Safe Distancing Measures at Shopping Malls and Standalone Stores (26 Mar 2020)

Implementing Safe Distancing Measures at Food and Beverage (F&B) Establishments (Updated as of 26 Mar 2020)

Implementing Safe Distancing Measures at Retail Establishments (Updated as 26 Mar 2020)

Please refer to the Advisory on COVID-19 for Businesses for the latest updates companies should note.

Business Continuity Planning Guide for COVID-19 (Updated 21 Mar)

Immigration and Checkpoints Authority (ICA) 

Implementation of Elevated Safe Distancing Measures at ICA Building (21 Apr 2020)

Implementation Of Elevated Safe Distancing Measures – Public To Use ICA E-Services; Over-The-Counter Services By Appointment And For Urgent Cases Only (5 Apr 2020)

Entry Approval Required For All Long-Term Pass Holders (28 Mar 2020)

Travellers Arriving In Singapore Will Receive Advance Notification Of Stay-Home Notice Requirements (25 Mar 2020)

All Travellers Arriving In Singapore From 27 Mar 2020, 0900 Hours, Must Submit Health Declaration Via The SG Arrival Card E-Service (23 Mar 2020)

For Frequently Asked Questions on Border Control Measures Relating to COVID-19, please click here (Updated on 22 May 2020)

Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA)
Advisories for Media Content Production Companies, Arts Entertainment and Cinema Stakeholders (7 April 2020)

Land Transport Authority (LTA)

Elevated Safe Distancing Measures on Public Transport (9 Apr 2020)

For assistance, advisories and precautionary measures for the Point to Point Transport industry, Public Transport Operators and Contractors, please click here.

Maritime and Port Authority (MPA)

Elevated Safe Distancing Measures for Passenger Carrying Harbour Craft (16 Apr 2020)

Port of Singapore Remains Open Amidst Additional Precautionary Measures (3 Apr 2020)

Crew change for cargo ships under special circumstances in the port of Singapore (27 Mar 2020)

Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS)

New Measures to Help REITs Navigate Operating Challenges Posed by COVID-19 (16 Apr 2020)

Additional Guidance on the Conduct of General Meetings During Elevated Safe Distancing Period - ACRA, MAS, SGX (13 Apr 2020)

Financial Services Remain Open and Available (3 Apr 2020)

Guidance on Safe Distancing Measures for Issuers when Conducting Meetings (25 Mar 2020)

MAS Tells Financial Institutions to Adopt Safe Distancing Measures (23 Mar 2020)

MAS Advises Financial Institutions to Adopt Recommended Measures for DORSCON Orange (9 Feb 2020)

Ministry of Culture, Community and Youth (MCCY)

COVID-19: MCCY Advisory to Religious Organisations on Elevated Safe Distancing Measures (4 Apr 2020)

COVID-19: MCCY advisory on religious activities (26 Mar 2020)

Ministry of the Environment and Water Resources (MEWR)

Update on Enforcement Actions and Refresher on What to Do and Not to Do (13 Apr 2020)

Stiffer Penalties for Breach of Safe Distancing Measures from 12 April 2020 (12 Apr 2020)

For information on safe distancing, visit mewr.gov.sg/safe-distancing.

Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA)

Advisory for Singaporean Students Studying Overseas (17 Mar 2020, Joint Advisory with MOE)

Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA)
Suspension of Basic Training Activities at the Home Team Academy and the National Service Training Institute (6 Apr 2020)

Ministry of Defence (MINDEF)

SAF Suspends BMT; Recruits to Stay Home During Circuit Breaker Period (6 Apr 2020) 

SAF Takes More Stringent Measures to Defend Singapore Amidst Heightened COVID-19 Situation (3 Apr 2020)

SAF Stands Ready to Defend Singapore Amidst Evolving COVID-19 Situation (31 Mar 2020)

Joint MINDEF-MHA Statement on Management of Pre-enlistees and NSmen (28 Jan 2020)

Ministry of Education (MOE)

Schools and Institutes of Higher Learning to Shift to Full Home-Based Learning; Preschools and Student Care Centres to Suspend General Services (3 Apr 2020)

Schools to Implement One Day of Home-Based Learning a Week (27 Mar 2020)

Minister Addresses Top COVID-19 Concerns (Updated as of 26 Mar 2020)

Joint MOE-MSF Statement on Additional Precautionary Measures (24 Mar 2020)

Schools and Kindergartens to Re-Open with Enhanced Precautionary Measures (19 Mar 2020)

FAQs on COVID-19 infection in Singapore (Education Sector) (Updated 30 Apr 2020)

Ministry of Manpower (MOM)

[New] Requirements for Safe Management Measures at the Workplace After Circuit Breaker Period (9 May 2020)

Advisory to employers that certain foreign employees in the construction sector (and their dependants) are put on Stay-Home Notice from 20 April 2020 to 4 May 2020 (Updated as of 18 Apr 2020)

Tripartite advisory on ensuring sustainability of the cleaning sector in view of COVID-19 (Updated as of 17 Apr 2020)

Advisory on employer-assisted remittance for foreign workers residing in dormitories (Updated as of 13 Apr 2020)

Advisory for employers of workers staying in Factory Converted Dormitories, Construction Temporary Quarters or Temporary Occupation Licence quarters (Updated as of 13 Apr 2020)

Advisory – Foreign domestic workers must stay home on rest day
(Updated as of 11 Apr 2020)

Advisory for Employers of Workers in Dormitories Gazetted as Isolation Areas (11 Apr 2020)

Advisory on Salary Payment to Foreign Workers Residing in Dormitories (11 Apr 2020)

Enhanced Cleanliness and Sanitation Measures at Dormitories Gazetted as Isolation Areas (10 Apr 2020)

Advisory on Safe Distancing Measures for Workers Ferried by Lorries (10 Apr 2020)

Additional Safe Distancing Measures for the Workplace (3 Apr 2020)

Advisory on safe distancing measures at the workplace (Updated as of 26 Mar 2020)

Measures to Prevent Congregations of Foreign Workers and Foreign Domestic Workers (25 Mar 2020)

Employers Advised To Plan For More Sustainable Housing Options For Their Workers Usually Housed In Malaysia (25 Mar 2020)

MOM Entry Approval and Stay-Home Notice Requirements for Work Pass Holders from Malaysia (25 Mar 2020)

Further Measures to Help Companies Cope with COVID-19 Situation (24 Mar 2020)

Updated advisory to foreign domestic workers and employers – FDWs urged to stay home on rest days (Updated as of 21 Mar 2020)

Advisory for employers and employees travelling to and from affected areas in response to increase in cases of COVID-19 (Updated as of 20 Mar 2020)

General advisory for workplace measures in response to DORSCON Orange situation in Singapore (Updated as of 20 Mar 2020)

Advisory for employers on employees’ non-essential travel in response to updated travel advisory (COVID-19) (Updated as of 20 Mar 2020)

Advisory to foreign domestic workers (FDWs), employers and employment agencies on COVID-19 precautionary measures (Updated as of 20 Mar 2020)

General advisory for workplaces and frontline workers in response to confirmed cases of local transmission of COVID-19 in Singapore (Updated as of 20 Mar 2020)

Advisory on safe social distancing measures at the workplace (Updated as of 20 Mar 2020)

For the latest advisories and updated actions to be taken by employers of foreign employees and mandatory declarations to MOM, click here.

For FAQs by MOM on issues relating to COVID-19 (Coronavirus Disease 2019) for employers and employees, such as general guidelines, precautionary measures, flexible work arrangements, quarantine matters and Leave of Absence (LOA), click here.

Ministry of Social and Family Development (MSF) 

COVID-19 Related Queries

Support For Singaporeans Affected By COVID-19

For the latest advisories and announcements on precautions to protect our preschool community and other vulnerable groups, please click here.

Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI)

Tightened List of Essential Services and Measures for Workplaces Which Remain Open (21 Apr 2020)

Tightened safe distancing measures for F&B establishments, retail establishments, shopping malls and standalone stores and F&B and online retail delivery (Updated as of 17 Apr 2020)

Tightened safe distancing measures for workers ferried by lorries(Updated as of 10 Apr 2020)

Tightened safe distancing measures for cargo delivery personnel (Updated as of 7 Apr 2020)

Tightened safe distancing measures for businesses receiving deliveries (Updated as of 7 Apr 2020)

MOM advisory on salary and leave arrangements during Circuit Breaker (Updated as of 6 Apr 2020)

Advisory on COVID-19 (Coronavirus Disease 2019) for Businesses  (Updated as of 4 Apr 2020)

FAQs on “Essential” and “Non-Essential” Services 

Suspension of Activities at Workplace Premises to Reduce COVID-19 Transmission (3 Apr 2020)

Advisory on Safe Distancing at Retail Establishments (20 Mar 2020)

Advisory on Safe Distancing at F&B Establishments (20 Mar 2020)

Advisory on safe social distancing measures at the workplace (20 Mar 2020)

More details on safe distancing measures for F&B and retail establishments to implement to limit the local spread of COVID-19.

For other updates on advisories and announcements for businesses from MTI, please click here.                

Islamic Religious Council of Singapore (MUIS)

Advisory on Conducting Funeral Prayers during Circuit Breaker Period (English) (10 Apr 2020)

Mosques to Remain Closed Until Further Notice (24 Mar 2020)

MUIS Advisory for General Muslim Public ( ENGMLY )
(list of mosques attended by confirmed cases updated as of 19 Mar 2020)

National Arts Council (NAC)

Gradual Resumption for Arts and Culture Stakeholders (21 May 2020)

Operationalisation of "Circuit Breaker" Safe Distancing Measures for Arts and Culture Stakeholders (5 Apr 2020)

For latest updates for the arts sector, please click here.

National Environment Agency (NEA)

COVID-19 Circuit Breaker measures

enforcement of safe distancing measures
safe distancing measures for smokers 
safe distancing measures at hawker centres
safe distancing measures at wet markets
safe distancing measures at after-death facilities and funerals

Targeted Action to Safeguard Public Health: Visits to Four Markets will be Restricted Based on the Last Digit of the Patrons’ Identification Number (21 Apr 2020)

Update On Safe Distancing Measures At Markets And Hawker Centres (5 Apr 2020)

Enhanced Safe Distancing Measures At Markets (2 Apr 2020)

Implementing Safe Distancing Measures at Food & Beverage Establishments (Updated on 26 Mar 2020)

Interim Guidelines for Environmental Cleaning and Disinfection of Areas Exposed to Confirmed Case(s) of COVID-19 in Non-Healthcare Premises (updated 19 Mar 2020)

Interim Guidelines for Environmental Cleaning and Disinfection in Residences (updated 24 Feb 2020)

Interim List of Household Products and Active Ingredients for Disinfection of COVID-19 (4 Feb 2020)

Environmental Cleaning Guidelines

National Heritage Board (NHB)

Gradual Resumption for Museum Stakeholders (21 May 2020)

Operationalisation of “Circuit Breaker” Safe Distancing Measures for Arts and Culture Stakeholders (5 Apr 2020)

Public Advisory on COVID-19 (21 May 2020)

For latest updates for the heritage sector, please click here.

National Library Board (NLB)
Temporary closure of facilities (5 Apr 2020)

National Parks Board (NParks)

Advisories relating to COVID-19 (Updated 11 Apr 2020)

People's Association (PA)

Suspension of Courses, Organised Activities and Interest Group activities at Community Clubs/Centres, Residents' Committee Centres and other PA Facilities (25 Mar 2020)

Personal Data Protection Commission (PDPC)
Advisories on Collection of Personal Data for COVID-19 Contact Tracing and Use of SafeEntry

Public Service Division (PSD)

Public services remain accessible amidst elevated safe distancing measures (4 Apr 2020)

Public sector implements safe distancing measures across the board to prevent further spread of COVID-19 cases (21 Mar 2020)

Singapore Food Agency (SFA)

Tightening Safe Distancing Measures at Food & Beverage Establishments (12 Apr 2020)

Closure of Public Entertainment Venues and Suspension of Events (31 Mar 2020)

Implementing Safe Distancing Measures at Food & Beverage Establishments (26 Mar 2020)

COVID-19 Related FAQs for Food Industry (as of 4 Mar 2020)

Guidance Document on Use of Masks by the Food Industry (as of 27 Feb 2020)

Sanitation and Hygiene Advisory for Food Establishments (Chinese) (7 Feb 2020)

Sanitation and Hygiene Advisory for Food Establishments (Malay) (7 Feb 2020)

Sanitation and Hygiene Advisory for Food Establishments (Tamil) (7 Feb 2020)

Sanitation and Hygiene Advisory for Food Establishments (English) (3 Feb 2020)                 

Singapore Police Force (SPF) Police Advisory On China Officials Impersonation Scam (13 Apr 2020)

Sport Singapore (SportSG)

Advisory On Tightened Measures For Sport And Physical Exercise During The Extended Circuit Breaker Period Till 1 June 2020 (Updated on 17 May 2020)

Advisory On Sport and Physical Exercise And Activities For The Control Period Of 7 April 2020 To 4 May 2020 (Updated Measures) and FAQs (15 Apr 2020)

Advisory on Sport and Physical Exercise and Activities for the control period of 7 April 2020 to 4 May 2020 (5 Apr 2020)

Advisory for Sport and Physical Exercise Activities (25 Mar 2020)

Considering its Patrons’ Safety and Wellbeing, SportSG Enhances Precautionary Measures (15 Mar 2020)

COVID-19 Latest Updates for All ActiveSG Sport Facilities (26 Mar 2020)

Advisory to Visitors of ActiveSG Sport Centres

Singapore Tourism Board (STB)

Implementing Safe Distancing Measures at Shopping Malls and Standalone Stores (26 Mar 2020)

Implementing Safe Distancing Measures at Retail Establishments (Updated as of 26 Mar 2020)

Advisory for COVID-19 (Coronavirus Disease 2019) (Updated on 24 Mar 2020)

For latest updates for the Tourism Sector, please click here.

For frequently asked questions related to the Tourism Sector, please click here.

Urban Redevelpment Authority (URA) Advisory note to all home-based businesses during the Circuit Breaker period)

For the latest sector specific advisories, please visit MOH's webpage.