Where the value of the goods exceeds the GST relief limit, the excess is subject to GST. For more information on the procedures to make payment, please visit Singapore Customs' website on Goods and Services Tax Relief or contact Singapore Customs on (+65) 6355 2000.
GST relief for travellers arriving in Singapore, starting from 19 February 2019
The GST relief limit depends on the number of hours you have spent outside Singapore:
|Time Spent Outside Singapore||Value of Goods Granted GST Relief*|
|48 hours and above||S$500 (down from S$600)|
|Less than 48 hours||S$100 (down from S$150)|
*GST is applicable on the value of goods in excess of the respective relief limits.