Construction Sector Updates

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Updates / Media Release / Advisories
30 November 2020Circular on Co-funding Support for Safe Management Officers ("SMO Support") / 华文版
5 November 2020 (Updated)Circular on COVID-19 (Temporary Measures) (Amendment No. 3) Bill
16 October 2020Joint MOM-BCA-EDB-HPB press release - Work Pass Privileges of Two Employers Suspended for Breaching Rostered Routine Testing Requirements
30 September 2020 Circular on COVID-19 (Temporary Measures) Act 2020 - Commencement of Part 8 Relief for Contracts Affected by Construction Delays
25 September 2020Circular on Treatment of Claims Arising from COVID-19 in Public Sector Construction Contracts
18 September 2020 - Joint MOM-BCA-EDB Media Release - RRT compliance crucial for early detection to safeguard health of migrant workers
14 September 2020 - Joint MOM-BCA-EDB Media Release - Guidelines for Contractual Arrangements for Dormitory Rentals
8 September 2020 - [Updated] Circular on Construction Restart Booster to Support Firms and Workers for Sector Restart / 华文版
7 September 2020 - Joint MOM-BCA-EDB-HPB Media Release - Vast Majority of Workers have been Scheduled for RRT
5 September 2020 Circular on Productivity Solutions Grant for Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises
4 September 2020 Joint MOM BCA EDB HPB Press Release - 16000 Workers have yet to be scheduled for routine testing 
31 August 2020 Joint MOM-BCA-EDB-HPB Media Release - Final Reminder to Employers to Ensure Workers Undergo Routine Testing by 5 September
27 August 2020 -  Advisory to Employers to ensure Eligible Workers go through Rostered Routine Testing (RRT) by 5 September
12 August 2020
Media Release on Further Measures to Restart the Construction Industry Swiftly and Safely
BCA-MOM Joint Circular on the Implementation of Staggered Rest Days for Work Permit Holders and S Pass Holders in the Construction Sector from 19 August 2020 / 华文版 
11 August 2020Joint MOM-BCA-EDB-HPB Media Release on Multi-Layered Approach to Ensure Safe Restart of Work
10 August 2020Circular on Permission for Companies to Resume Work from 10 August 2020 and Review of Covid-Safe Accommodation Criteria
7 August 2020 -Circular on Cohorting Exercise for Construction, Process and Marine Sector Workers Residing within FEDA-Licensed Dormitories
30 July 2020 
Circular on Launch of HPB Swab Registration System (SRS) on 1 August 2020 / 华文版
Infographic on Swab Registration System / 华文版
Video on Swab Registration System
Download SRS Briefing Slides
Download SRS User Guide
21 July 2020Circular: Clarification on Cohorting Requirements under the COVID-Safe Accommodation Criteria
20 July 2020 Circular: Clarification on Cohorting Requirements under the COVID-Safe Accommodation Criteria 
[Superseded: Please refer to go.gov.sg/bca-circular-resumption-safe-accom for the latest circular and go.gov.sg/bca-cohorting-requirements for the latest cohorting requirements table]

29 June 2020
Circular on Ex-Gratia Co-Sharing of Prolongation Costs due to COVID-19
- Circular on Advance Payment for Public Sector Construction Contracts to Facilitate the Restart of Works

[Superseded: Please refer to https://go.gov.sg/bca-circular-claims-ap-eot for the latest circular]
27 June 2020Media Release: $1.36b Construction Support Package to help firms resume work quickly and safely
26 June 2020Latest Updates on the Restart of the Construction Sector 
13 June 2020 - Media Release - Resumption of All Renovation Projects, Subject to Availability of Workers
25 May 2020Advisory on Safe and Controlled Restart of the Construction Sector 
19 May 2020 - Circular on One-off Advance Payment for Public Sector Construction Contracts Affected by the Extended Circuit Breaker
[Superseded: Please refer to https://go.gov.sg/bca-circular-claims-ap-eot for the latest circular]
18 May 2020Circular to Inform Firms on Movement of Construction Workers after SHN 
15 May 2020
BCA Media Release on Gradual Resumption of Construction Work from 2 June 2020 
Joint BCA-MOM Notification to Employers on Post SHN 

7 April 2020Circular on Advance Payment and Passing Down of Foreign Levy Rebate
[Superseded: Please refer to https://go.gov.sg/bca-circular-claims-ap-eot for the latest circular]

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