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3 Jan 2019
News Releases
The Land Transport Authority (LTA) will open licence applications for bicycle-sharing and motorised Personal Mobility Device (PMD)-sharing services on 4 January 2019. Applications are to be submitted via LTA’s website by the closing date of 11 February 2019. For more information, please refer to the attached News Release.
27 Dec 2018
News Releases
From 14 January 2019, bicycle-sharing users who do not park at designated parking areas and scan the quick response (QR) code at the designated parking area in public places will be charged an additional fee of $5 by licensed operators. Those who indiscriminately park any shared bicycle in public places 3 times or more in a calendar year will be banned from using all bicycle-sharing services for a month. The ban period will increase with every subsequent ban. This is part of the new bicycle-sharing licensing regime to encourage responsible parking habits and manage the disamenities brought about by indiscriminate parking of shared bicycles. For more information, please refer to the attached News Release.

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28 Sep 2018
News Releases
The Land Transport Authority (LTA) has evaluated the applications received from seven operators to operate dockless bicycle-sharing services in public places. LTA will grant licences to six dockless bicycle-sharing operators (BSOs) – full licences to Mobike, ofo and SG Bike, and sandbox licences to Anywheel, Grabcycle and Qiqi Zhixiang – in end October 2018, following the payment of licence fees by the BSOs. Please refer to the attached release for more information.

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5 Mar 2018
News Releases
The Parking Places (Amendment) Bill (“the Bill”) was introduced in Parliament today. Please refer to the attached news release for more information.
24 Mar 2017
News Releases
To improve first-and-last-mile connectivity and encourage cycling for short trips, the Land Transport Authority (LTA) had called a tender in July 2016 for an operator to build, own, operate and maintain a bicycle-sharing system in Jurong Lake District. To defray part of the costs, tenderers could bid for grants from LTA. The experiences of docked bicycle-sharing programmes in cities such as London and Taipei have been that they typically require public sector funding for sustainability. The tender closed in December 2016 and attracted a total of 13 bids from local and foreign participants. The proposals were a mix of both docked and dockless bicycle-sharing systems. Please refer to the attached news release for more information.
28 Jul 2016
News Releases
As announced by Coordinating Minister for Infrastructure and Minster for Transport, Mr Khaw Boon Wan at the Walk Cycle Ride SG Symposium, the Land Transport Authority (LTA) will pilot the self-service bicycle-sharing scheme in Singapore from end 2017. Please refer to the attached release for more information.
2 Jul 2014
News Releases
LTA has issued a Request for Information (RFI) today to seek proposals and views from the industry. Through the RFI, LTA will study how best bicycle-sharing can be implemented in Singapore. Interested parties can access the document on the Government Electronic Business (GeBiz) platform. Please find attached news releases for more information.

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