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17 Jan 2019
News Releases
As announced on 1 January 2019, Singapore will remove its toll charges for motorcycles at the Second Link with effect from 21 January 2019. This is in response to Malaysia’s removal of toll charges for motorcycles at the Second Link on 1 January 2019, and is in line with Singapore’s long-standing policy of matching Malaysia’s toll rates. For more information, please refer to attached release.
16 Jul 2018
Media Replies
We thank Mr Lim Boon Seng for his letter (Checkpoints’ toll payment system needs to be upgraded; July 13). We would like to remind motorists who travel across Woodlands and Tuas checkpoints that it is the responsibility of each motorist to pay all required tolls and fees using the payment machines located at the immigration booths. Tolls need to be paid, even if the barrier is lifted after immigration and security clearances are completed. For more details, please refer to the attached reply.
2 Apr 2018
News Releases
The implementation of reduced off-peak toll charges at the Second Link has commenced on Sunday, 1 April 2018. Motorists are encouraged to plan their journeys in advance to benefit from the lower toll rates when travelling to and from Malaysia. For more information, please refer to the attached news release.
9 Feb 2018
News Releases
Singapore will be matching Malaysia’s toll reduction at the Second Link from 1 April 2018. This is in line with Singapore’s long-standing policy. Singapore’s toll charges for all vehicles (except motorcycles) leaving and entering Singapore through Tuas Checkpoint will experience reduced charges of more than 85 per cent during the off-peak hours of 10am to 3pm and 11pm to 5am daily. LTA will also revise the peak period tolls from 5am to 10am and 3pm to 11pm to adjust for changes in exchange rates since the tolls were last set in 2010. For more information, please refer to the attached news release.
5 Jan 2018
News Releases
Singapore will be revising its toll charges at Woodlands Checkpoint from 1 February 2018, to match Malaysia’s recent removal of toll charges at the Eastern Dispersal Link. This is in line with Singapore’s long-standing policy of matching Malaysia’s toll rates. For more information, please refer to the attached news release.
9 Jul 2016
News Releases
The Land Transport Authority (LTA) has stepped up enforcement and will impose heavier penalties against motorists who evade payment of toll charges, Vehicle Entry Permit (VEP) fees and fixed Electronic Road Pricing (ERP) fees when entering or leaving Singapore through both the Tuas and Woodlands Checkpoints. For more information, please refer to the news release attached.
24 Sep 2014
News Releases
In response to media queries on Malaysian media reports on tolls at the Causeway checkpoint, a spokesperson from LTA said that Singapore’s long-standing policy is to match Malaysia’s toll rates. This reflects the shared nature of the Causeway. Please see attached for a complete LTA statement.
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