BCA-AVA joint media release: AVA and BCA relocating to JEM

Friday, 12 December 2014

Singapore, 12 December 2014 - The Agri-Food and Veterinary Authority (AVA) and the Building and Construction Authority (BCA) are moving from the MND Complex at Maxwell Road to Jem at 52 Jurong Gateway Road.

AVA will commence operations at Jem on 15 December 2014 whilst BCA will commence operations at Jem on 22 December 2014. To facilitate its move, BCA's office will be closed in the afternoon from 12.30pm onwards on 19 December 2014. During this time, members of public can send their enquiries via email to bca_enquiry@bca.gov.sg.

Over, at Jem, AVA and BCA will be operating a shared Customer Service Centre at Level 6 of the building. Operating hours of the Customer Service Centre will be as follows:

Monday to Thursdays - 8.30AM to 5.30PM
Friday - 8.30AM to 5PM
Lunch hour - 12.30PM to 1.30PM

With effect from 15 December 2014, AVA's general enquiry line will be changed to 6805-2992. BCA's mainline 1800-3425-222 will remain unchanged.


AVA and BCA's new location: 52 Jurong Gateway Road, Singapore 608550

Portable document format version of the media release is also available(131KB .pdf).

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