Updates on COVID-19

COVID-19 (Coronavirus disease 2019)

[01 December 2020]     SCAL – Commencement of the Covid-19 (Temporary Measures) Act 2020

[20 November 2020]    SCAL – Further Changes to Relief Periods under the COVID-19 (Temporary Measures) Act

[05 November 2020]    SCAL – THE COVID-19-TEMPORARY-MEASURES-AMENDMENT-NO-3-BILL

[12 OCtober 2020]        WSG – WSG X Lean Station – [Complimentary] COVID-19 Lean Project Recovery Workshops

[09 October 2020]         ESg – CHANGES TO COVID-19 (TEMPORARY MEASURES) ACT

[08 October 2020]        SCAL – COVID-19 (Temporary Measures) Act and COVID-19 (Temporary Measures) (Amendment) Act                                             (COTMA) 
[05 October 2020]        SCAL – Ex-Grati[a Co-Sharing of Prolongation Costs due to COVID-19 – Template for Claim

[28 September 2020 ]  BCA – Treatment of Claims Arising from COVID-19 in Public Sector Construction Contracts

[03 September 2020]   SCAL – COVID-19 (Temporary Measures) Act and COVID-19 (Temporary Measures) (Amendment)                                                     Act (COTMA)

[02 September 2020]   SCAL – Ex-Gratia Co-Sharing of Prolongation Costs due to COVID-19 – Template for Claim   

[17 August 2020]          MOM – Advisory on Movement of Migrant Workers between Cleared Dormitories

[11 August 2020]          BCA – Permission for Companies to Resume Work from 10 August 2020 and Review of Covid-Safe                                                  Accommodation Criteria

[4 August 2020]            BCA – Launch of Swab Registration System (SRS) on 1 Aug 2020

[14 July 2020]                BCA – Construction Restart Booster to Support Firms and Workers for Sector Restart

[9 July 2020]                  MOM – Updates from MOM on Cleared Dormitories and Improved Features on AccessCode

[7 July 2020]                  SCAL – Webinar: Restart Preparations and Procedures (2nd COVID-19 update)

[29 June 2020]              BCA – Latest Updates on the Restart of the Construction Sector

[27 June 2020]              SCAL – Supporting our Members through COVID-19

[27 June 2020]              BCA – $1.36b Construction Support Package to help firms resume work quickly and safely

[18 June 2020]              MOM, BCA – Advisory on testing of foreign workers outside of Purpose-Built Dormitories

[17 June 2020]              MOM, BCA – IMPORTANT – Update on TraceTogether app

[16 June 2020]              BCA - Activities to be Resumed in Phase Two (subject to Safe Management Measures)

[16 June 2020]              SCAL – Decanting of ‘clean’ workers from PBDs to existing, new or CTQs / TOLQs that have been                                                      completed or will be completing

[15 June 2020]              MOM, BCA – IMPORTANT – Reminder to download TraceTogether app

[15 June 2020]              MOM – Additional FAQs pertaining to conditions of foreign worker levy (FWL) rebate

[10 June 2020]              BCA- Updates from BCA

[9 June 2020]                MTI – Reminder on Resumption of Business Activities from 2 June

[29 May 2020]              SCAL – Call to Conduct Safety Time-Out for Resumption of Work after Circuit Breaker

[26 May 2020]              BCA – Advisory on Safe and Controlled Restart of the Construction Sector from 2 June 2020

[19 May 2020]              MTI – Gradual Resumption of Activities at Workplaces

[19 May 2020]              MTI – Advisory on Gradual Resumption of Business Activities in Phases Starting from 2 June 2020

[19 May 2020]              MOH – End of Circuit Breaker Phased Approach to Resuming Activities Safely

[9 May 2020]                MOM – Requirements for Safe Management Measures at the Workplace after Circuit Breaker period

[8 May 2020]                SCAL – Resumption of work after Circuit Breaker

[24 April 2020]             SCAL – Advisory on extension of Circuit Breaker period for construction firms

[24 April 2020]             SCAL – Temporary Occupation Licence land for short-term dormitories

[22 April 2020]             MOM – Advisory on Employer-assisted Remittance for foreign workers

[15 April 2020]             MOM – Advisory for employers of workers staying in Factory Converted Dormitories, Construction                                                 Temporary Quarters or Temporary Occupation Licence Quarters

[13 April 2020]             MOM – Advisory on Salary Payment to Foreign Workers Residing in Dormitories

[12 April 2020]             SCAL – Guide for safe distancing for workers on transport lorries

[10 April 2020]             SCAL – Practice Safe Distancing during Circuit Breaker Period

[8 April 2020]               BCA's infographic on support measures during ‘circuit breaker’ period

[6 April 2020]               Solidarity Budget 2020 for Businesses

[6 April 2020]               MOM – Advisory on Statutory Examination and Testing of Lifting Equipment and Pressure Vessel

[6 April 2020]               PUB – Operation and Maintenance of Drainage System and Earth Control Measures (ECM) in                                                           Construction Sites During Suspension

[5 April 2020]               SCAL – IMMEDIATE – Advisories for Suspension of ALL Non-essential Activities at Workplaces

[4 April 2020]               MTI, BCA, HDB, NEA, MWC, DASL, SCAL – Advisories for suspension of all non-essential activities at                                                 workplaces

[3 April 2020]               MOH – Infectious Diseases (Workplace Measures to Prevent Spread of COVID-19) Regulations 2020

[2 April 2020]               SCAL – IMMEDIATE – Call to Conduct Safety Time-out for Environmental Cleaning and Disinfection of                                             Construction Sites

[2 April 2020]               MINLAW – COVID-19 (Temporary Measures) Bill

[1 April 2020]               MOM, SCAL and DASL – MOM Advisory and Additional Measures for Workers

[30 March 2020]          MOM – Safe Distancing for Foreign Workers & at Workplaces

[27 March 2020]          MOM – Measures to Disperse and Prevent Foreign Worker Congregations

[26 March 2020]          ESG – Advisory on COVID-19 for Businesses (Updated 24 Mar 2020)

[25 March 2020]          SCAL – COVID-19 Emergency Response Guide for Contractors

[23 March 2020]          SCAL – Advisory on Safe Social Distancing for Workplaces

[23 March 2020]          MOM and BCA – Advisory For Built Environment Sector to Retain Existing Workers in view of                                                            Travel Restrictions Imposed due to COVID-19

[17 March 2020]          ESG – Advisory on COVID-19 for Businesses (17 Mar 2020)

[15 March 2020]          MOH – Additional Precautionary Measures to Prevent Further Importation of COVID-19

[15 March 2020]          MOM – Entry Approval and Stay-Home Notices Requirement

[13 March 2020]          ESG – Advisory on COVID-19 for Businesses (13 Mar 2020)

[13 March 2020]          MOM – Muslim Friday Prayers Suspended

[6 March 2020]            MOM – Updated Educational Videos for Foreign Workers on COVID-19 (6 Mar 2020)

[4 March 2020]            BCA – Fortnightly Progress Payment Claims in Public Sector Construction Projects 

[28 February 2020]     MOM – Updated Educational Videos for Foreign Workers on COVID-19 (28 Feb 2020)

[25 February 2020]     MOM – Updated Educational Videos for Foreign Workers on COVID-19 (25 Feb 2020) 

[22 February 2020]     MOM – Educational Videos for Foreign Workers on COVID-19

[20 February 2020]     ESG updated advisory on COVID-19 for Businesses

[18 February 2020]     ESG updated advisory on COVID-19

[17 February 2020]     BCA Advisory on COVID-19

[17 February 2020]     MOM Advisory on COVID-19

[14 February 2020]     SCAL Business Continuity Plan and Enhanced Measures

[14 February 2020]     Enterprise SG – Additional Measures for Businesses to Better Respond to COVID-19

[13 February 2020]     Enterprise SG – Revised naming convention of COVID-19 (Coronavirus Disease 2019) 

[12 February 2020]     SCAL – Advisory on communication to workers on the coronavirus disease COVID-19

[12 February 2020]     MOM – Advisory to builders on COVID-19 situation

[11 February 2020]     MOM – [Updated] Advisory for employers and employees travelling to and from Mainland China in                                               response to increase in cases of 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV)

[11 February 2020]     SCAL – Advisory on Measures Connected with the Known Case of Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV)

[10 February 2020]     MOM – Updated Advisory on Enhanced Precautionary Measures for Dormitories

[10 February 2020]     Enterprise Singapore – Updated Guide on Business Continuity Planning for 2019 Novel Coronavirus -                                            2nd edition

[7 February 2020]      MOM, NTUC and SNEF – Joint-Advisory for workplaces DORSCON Orange

[7 February 2020]      MOM Press Release – New Requirements for Employers Who Have Work Pass Holders With Travel                                                History to Mainland China Entering or Returning to Singapore

[3 February 2020]      Enterprise Singapore – Travel Advisory on the 2019 Novel Coronavirus with infographic

[2 February 2020]      MOM – Advisory on 2019 novel coronavirus for Employers and Employees travelling to China

[1 February 2020]      SCAL – Updated Advisory on the wuhan coronavirus (2019-CoV) for the construction industry

[1 February 2020]      BCA – Claims for Extension of Time (EOT) in Public Sector Construction Projects Arising from the                                                    Wuhan Coronavirus

[1 February 2020]      Enterprise Singapore – Guide on Business Continuity Planning for Wuhan Coronavirus

[1 February 2020]      MTI – Advisory on the 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) for Businesses

[31 January 2020]      MOM – Update on Additional Measures to Minimise the Risk of Community Spread of Wuhan                                                         Coronavirus

[28 January 2020]      MOM – Additional Measures to Contain Spread of Wuhan Virus

[26 January 2020]      BCA – Advisory for Built Environment Sector on the Wuhan Coronavirus

[24 January 2020]      SCAL – Advisory to construction sites in relation to novel coronavirus pneumonia in China 

[16 January 2020]      SCAL – Advisory  for Festive Season