If you are eligible, you will be notified by April 2019 via hardcopy letter, and you will receive your Merdeka Generation Card from June 2019 onwards.
The Merdeka Generation Package benefits will take effect progressively from July 2019. Your notification letter and Merdeka Generation welcome folder will contain more details.
|When?||MGP Benefit||What do I need to do?|
|From July 2019||One-time $100 PAssion Silver Card top-up
||From July 2019 onwards, you will be able to redeem the $100 Top-Up to your PAssion Silver Card at selected Community Centers, Ticketing Offices at MRT stations and bus interchanges.
More information will be shared at a later date.
|From July 2019||$200 MediSave top-ups
||The MediSave top-ups will be automatically credited to the MediSave Accounts of MGs every July, from 2019 to 2023.
|From July 2019||Additional 5% Premium Subsidies for MediShield Life||The additional premium subsidies will be automatically applied to policy renewals from 1 Nov 2019 onwards.
If your MediShield Life policy is renewed between 1 Jul 2019 and 31 Oct 2019, please note that you will pay the full premium first. The additional subsidy will be refunded to your MediSave account automatically by 31 Dec 2019. This is because we are not yet able to put in place the systems to automatically net off the subsidies.
|From 1 Nov 2019||Special Merdeka Generation subsidies at Community Health Assist Scheme (CHAS) GP and dental clinics||Please bring your Merdeka Generation card and your NRIC when you visit CHAS GP and dental clinics, to receive your MG subsidies.
|From 1 Nov 2019||Additional subsidies for subsidised services and medications at polyclinics and Specialist Outpatient Clinics (SOCs)||Automatically given at SOCs and polyclinics.
Do not worry if you forget to bring your Merdeka Generation card. Your MG status will be reflected on the computer systems.
Remember to see a doctor at the polyclinic or a GP under CHAS to get a referral for subsidised SOC care.
|From 2021||Additional $1,500 CareShield Life Participation Incentive||Will be used to offset your annual premiums over 10 years if you choose to join CareShield Life between 2021 and 2023.