Home » Public Transport Voucher 2015, key Messages, more than.1 million commuters will be shielded from the fare adjustment, including young children, senior citizens, Lower-Wage Workers, Persons with Disabilities, and adults and students using monthly concession passes.
For needy residents like us, every little help counts.".
Singapore - legit contests and sweepstakes This year's Public Transport Voucher exercise has seen a "strong response" from needy residents, the Ministry of Transport said on Wednesday.
The Government has funded them using.5 million from the Public Transport Fund in an effort to help needy families cope with the fare adjustment which took effect on April.Vouchers can be used to purchase or top up fare cards or buy monthly concession passes.From : Adult card fares for buses and trains will increase by 2 to 5 cents.Lower-Wage Workers, persons with Disabilities, monthly concession pass holders adults, national servicemen, senior citizens, and students (all primary/secondary/ITE/junior college/tertiary levels).The Peoples Association will work with the Citizens' Consultative Committees (CCCs) to help send out the vouchers from mid-April.Mr Tan Kung Hock, 58, said: "I submitted my application at Sengkang CC when the grassroots leaders who knew about my financial situation advised me to.The People's Association will continue to work with the CCCs to help needy households to submit applications.250,000 Public Transport Vouchers of 30 each are available to help needy families cope with the fare adjustment.
Commuters can look forward to less crowded and faster journeys from continued improvements to our public transport system,.g.Residents can approach their grassroots leaders or make enquiries at their local community centres/clubs.New buses and bus services, new trains and system upgrades.Residents can also approach their grassroots leaders or make enquiries at their local CCs.Upon successful application, each household will receive one Public Transport Voucher.