SG Bonus

The SG Bonus was announced in Budget 2018 to share the fruits of Singapore’s development with Singaporeans. All eligible Singaporeans will receive hardcopy letter notifications on their SG Bonus benefit from 2 October 2018. Those who have registered their mobile numbers with SingPass will also receive SMS notifications.

The amount of SG Bonus is tiered according to income, with more for those earning less:

Singaporeans aged 21 years and above in 2018
Assessable Income* for YA2017
Up to $28,000
$28,001 to $100,000
Above $100,000

*Note: Individuals who own more than one property are eligible for SG Bonus of $100.

SG Bonus will be paid to eligible Singaporeans in end 2018.

Citizens are encouraged to register their NRIC on PayNow by 7 November 2018 to receive their SG Bonus earlier (see payment dates below). They may do so via their bank’s mobile banking or Internet banking platforms.

Payment Mode
Date you will receive SG Bonus
PayNow (linked to NRIC)
30 November 2018
Direct Bank Crediting
10 December 2018
20 December 2018

Log in to the SG Bonus e-Service (SingPass login required) to sign up for the SG Bonus, update your payment mode, or make a donation:


Bring a smile to others by donating your SG Bonus through our e-Service, or the SG Cares mobile app. Refer to this guide to find out how you can donate your SG Bonus.

Find out more about the SG Bonus in this infographic or the Frequently Asked Questions page.

If you require more information on the SG Bonus, please contact us at 1800-2222-888 (Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 5.30pm). Alternatively, you may write to us at or P.O Box 2609 Robinson Road Post Office Singapore 904609.

Last updated on 03 Oct 2018