Eligibility To Buy : Single Singapore Citizen Scheme

You may buy an HDB flat from the open market on your own under the Single Singapore Citizen Scheme if you meet the following eligibility conditions:

CitizenshipYou must be a Singapore Citizen.
Unmarried Person or Divorcee35 years or above
Widowed Person21 years or above
Orphan21 years or above
Special ConditionsIf you are an orphan,
    • at least one of your deceased parents was a Singapore Citizen (SC) or a Singapore Permanent Resident (SPR) and
    • if you are aged below 35 years, you must not have another sibling who is below 35 years old and buying/owning another flat under the:
Income CeilingThere is no income ceiling unless you are applying for CPF Housing Grant or an HDB Loan.
Ownership/Interest in Property in Singapore or Overseas other than HDB flatsIf you own any private residential property (locally or overseas), you may still buy a resale flat without any CPF housing grant or HDB loan but you must dispose of the private property within six months of the purchase of the resale flat.
Ethnic Integration Policy and SPR QuotaProportion of your ethnic group and SPR quota (if applicable) has not reached the set limit. Find out more about the Ethnic Integration Policy (EIP) and SPR Quota.

CPF Housing Grant

Under the Single Singapore Citizen Scheme, if you are aged 35 years or above, you may apply for the following if you meet all the eligibility conditions:
Last Updated on 18 Nov 2014