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Further Liberalisation of the Postal Services Sector in Singapore

Issued Date: 18/08/2006

Decision Date: 05/02/2007

Related Link: 9 May 2007 - Public Consultation on Draft Postal Services Regulations

9 May 2007

IDA would like to seek the public and the industry's views on the corresponding amendments to the Postal Services Regulations. Please refer to the following link for the Consultation Paper and draft Postal Services Regulations:

23 March 2007

The Ministry of Information, Communications & the Arts (MICA) is embarking on a public consultation  to seek feedback from the industry and members of the public on the draft Postal Services (Amendment) Bill, which will effect amendments to the existing Postal Services Act.

5 February 2007

IDA's Decision and Explanatory Memorandum
IDA's Decision and Explanatory Memorandum on the Framework for Further Liberalisation of the Postal Services Sector in Singapore (238.47KB)

31 August 2006

Presentation slides
Briefing conducted by IDA on 31 August 2006 (673.72KB)

Disclaimer: It should be noted that the information in this presentation is designed for the briefing only. It is not to be used to replace the public consultation document.

18 August 2006

IDA Consultation Paper
Further Liberalisation of the Postal Services in Singapore (585.55KB)

All views and comments should be submitted in writing, in both hard and soft copies (Microsoft Word format), and should reach IDA by 12 noon on 29 September 2006. Respondents are required to include their personal or  company particulars, correspondence address, contact number and email address in their submissions.  IDA will make public all or parts of any submissions made in response to this Consultation Paper and disclose the identity of the source.  Respondents are required to clearly mark any part of the submission that is considered commercially sensitive and place the information separately as an annex to the submission.  IDA will not disclose information identified as commercially sensitive or confidential but will take them into consideration in its review.

All comments should be addressed to:

Mr Andrew Haire
Assistant Director-General (Telecoms)
Infocomm Development Authority of Singapore
8 Temasek Boulevard
#14-00 Suntec Tower Three
Singapore 038988


Please submit your soft copies via e-mail:  You may also submit a hard copy to the fax number: (65) 6211-2116.

Responses received at closing date
1. AJ Couriers Pte Ltd (84.07KB)
2. Asian Mailing Association (92.00KB)
3. Consumer Association of Singapore (25.77KB)
4. Lee Song Kiat (13.90KB)
5. Singapore Post Limited (450.91KB)
    Annex 1A
    Annex 1B
    Annex 2 (36.26KB)
6. Terence Yang (14.32KB)
7. G3 Worldwide Mail (S) Pte Ltd (18.51KB)
8. Swiss Post International Singapore Pte Ltd (26.64KB)