Advisories pertaining to COVID-19 (Phase 2)
03 Oct 2020 -
In line with the Multi Ministry Taskforce’s latest advisory for Phase 2, please see the below updates for our gardens, parks and nature reserves.
If you are heading to our parks, please do so in a group of not more than 5 people. Please observe a safe distance of at least one metre between members of the group, as well as with other visitors.
Social and recreational activities such as having picnics, photography, taichi, kite-flying, or playing ball games, will be permitted but within a group size of maximum 5 people. You are required to wear a mask, except when engaging in strenuous exercises or consuming food, drink or medication.
If you are engaging in sports and physical exercises, do ensure a group size of 5 people or less and that a safe distance of at least 2 metres between individuals is observed.
For organised outdoor exercise classes of more than 5 people, with effect from 1 September, instructors/trainers will need to register with SportSG and submit an application to NParks at least 1 week in advance, so as to ensure there is ample space in our parks and gardens for safe distancing. Instructors/trainers will also need to ensure that the necessary safe management measures are being put in place.
All gardening activities at Community in Bloom gardens including allotment gardens will be limited to groups of up to five persons each. Gardeners must wear masks at all times and observe safe distancing measures.
We have reopened the following facilities:
- Car parks in our parks, gardens and nature reserves
- Dog runs
- Hot spring stations at Sembawang Hot Spring Park
- Fishing areas
- Fitness corners/stations, football fields
- Hardcourts, skate parks, and amphitheatres
- Lawns and fields
- Playgrounds/Nature Playgardens, including Jacob Ballas Children’s Garden
- Other facilities such as shelters, benches, viewing towers
Our F&B outlets in our gardens and parks are permitted to open for takeaway and dine-in for group sizes of up to 5 people. Convenience stores, retail and recreation outlets, are also permitted to open, with safe management measures following guidelines by Enterprise Singapore
Camping sites (including Pulau Ubin) and barbeque pits will remain closed until further notice.
In line with the easing of restrictions on weddings, selected indoor function spaces in our parks and gardens have reopened for wedding solemnisations and receptions of up to 100 people (including the couple, but excluding the solemniser and vendors, subject to safe management measures and the venue's capacity. More info here.
Please observe the advisories which have been put up in our gardens, parks, and nature reserves.
Some of our parks, carparks and other facilities could be closed temporarily to ensure ample space for safe distancing or for maintenance works.
Before heading down to our parks, please visit SafeDistParks.nparks.gov.sg
for the latest updates on visitorship levels. You can also check our website for the latest advisories for parks, gardens and nature reserves in response to the COVID-19 situation.
For more info on COVID-19 matters for the animal/pet sector, please visit the Animal & Veterinary Service website
Thank you for being socially responsible. Let’s all do our part to keep Singapore safe.