The authorities has introduced Public Transport Vouchers (PTVs) price SGD 50 to eligible households in an effort to assist them address the general public transport fare adjustment. The PTVs are for lower-income households with month-to-month family earnings per particular person of no more than SGD 1,600.
The initiative is a part of 2023 PTV Exercise, an official news release from the Ministry of Transport said.
Exercise to be carried out in levels
“Similar to earlier years, the 2023 PTV Exercise is carried out in two levels,” the discharge learn.
In the primary stage, which was accomplished in December 2023, over 240,000 households that had acquired a voucher throughout the 2022 PTV Exercise and proceed to satisfy the earnings eligibility standards acquired notification letters on their PTVs.
Under the second stage, which can run from 15 January 2024 to 31 October 2024, households that meet the eligibility standards however didn’t obtain a voucher within the first stage can apply for PTVs on-line at https://www.go.gov.sg/ptv or in particular person at their native Community Centres/Clubs (CCs).
Vouchers legitimate until March 2025
“Households who’ve acquired a PTV notification letter can comply with the directions on the letter to redeem their voucher via the SimplyGo app or at any SimplyGo Kiosks, Top-(*50*) Kiosks, Assisted Service Kiosks, SimplyGo Ticket Offices or SimplyGo Ticketing Service Centres,” the discharge learn.
The vouchers for the PTV Exercise are legitimate until 31 March 2025.