SINGAPORE: The utmost group dimension for strolling, biking and kayaking excursions shall be elevated from 10 to twenty from Nov 1, the Singapore Tourism Board (STB) stated on Monday (Oct 19).
This quantity excludes the tour information.
Tour members should nonetheless stay in sub-groups of 5 – the prevailing social gathering group restrict, STB stated within the information launch.
These in the identical sub-group might work together with each other. These from completely different sub-groups, nonetheless, are to take care of a protected distance of at the very least 1m and keep away from intermingling always.
Journey businesses and tour operators may also be allowed to renew on-site operations from Oct 19, STB stated, including that that is topic to tips from the Manpower Ministry on the necessities for protected administration measures.
“Companies with SSIC 2015 v(2018) codes beginning with 791 (journey businesses and tour operators) shall be allowed to renew on-site operations from Oct 19,” STB stated.
Companies should submit their manpower particulars through the GoBusiness portal inside two weeks of the date they resume operations.
Excursions with reside or pre-recorded commentary will nonetheless require approval to renew.
Journey brokers, tour operators and vacationer guides should nonetheless submit their tour itineraries and schedules to STB for evaluation. They might solely organise the proposed excursions after receiving approval from the Ministry of Commerce and Business.
Singapore exited its “circuit breaker” interval to stem the unfold of native COVID-19 transmissions on Jun 2 and moved into Part 1 of reopening.
The nation entered Part 2 on Jun 19, with extra companies allowed to reopen topic to protected administration measures.