HDB flats (Photo - Terry Xu)

900,000 Singaporean households to receive S$126 million worth of S&CC rebate

Housing and Development (HDB) has announced in a news release on Wednesday (28 March) that around 900,000 Singaporean households will receive S$126 million worth of Service and Conservancy Charges (S&CC) rebate from April to January next year.

HDB stated that each eligible Singaporean household will receive 1.5 to 3.5 months of S&CC rebate in total, depending on their HDB flat type.

Households will get a rebate every three months, with the first in April, as well as in July, October and January 2019.

It noted that eligible households will receive a letter from end-March with more details of the S&CC rebate.

Source: HDB.

Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat announced the S&CC rebate during Budget statement in February. In the last financial year, 880,000 households received S$120 million worth of rebates.