All MPs to pay parking fees at Parliament House and HDB carpark on 2019

Elected MPs may additionally use the license to park at any Housing Board (HDB) carpark, such as season parking spaces.

Even when they perform their own constituency work. However, they might need to pay the prevailing short-term parking fees at HDB carpark.

Through the digital parking program or the Parking.SG cell program.

The parking permit may be employed by most MPs, such as Non-Constituency and Nominated MPs.

In terms of Non-Constituency and Nominated MPs,

they now park in the limited employees’ carpark at Parliament House at no cost.

She added the new $250 parking license was

“predicated on MPs’ typical yearly parking use at Parliament House, also offered to Parliament House’s public carpark speed”.

The parking problem came under the spotlight earlier this season.

After the Government’s choice to begin charging teachers to get parking within their colleges.

It raised concerns on whether MPs paid comparable charges once in Parliament on the official company.

At present, a yearly parking permit, that just elected MPs are able to apply for,

prices $365 and covers parking prices in Parliament House in addition to HDB carparks.

Even the Ministry of National Development (MND) had stated in June that MPs aren’t billed the complete HDB year parking speed.

Since they don’t park overnight or complete day in their constituencies.


This article was first published on The Strait Times.