You can rent a flat under the Parenthood Provisional Housing Scheme (PPHS) if you have booked an uncompleted flat under our HDB sales exercises, and belong to any of the following groups:
  • Married couples or applicants under the Fiancé/Fiancée Scheme* (both first-timers or a first-timer and a second-timer)
    • You will need to submit your marriage certificate within 3 months of taking possession of your PPHS flat
  • Divorced or widowed parent with children
You must also meet the following criteria:
  • You must be a Singapore Citizen with another Singapore Citizen or Singapore Permanent Resident in your household
  • You and the occupiers of the PPHS flat must not own an existing HDB flat
    • If any of you currently co-own an HDB flat with your parents and/ or siblings (who are not listed in your sales application), you can apply for PPHS and then surrender ownership of that flat within 6 months of taking possession of the PPHS flat
  • You and the other applicants for the PPHS flat must be listed in the sales application
    • You can only be listed in 1 PPHS application within the same month
  • If you are sharing the PPHS flat with another eligible household, the maximum number of occupants must not exceed the cap
    • We allow inclusion of additional occupiers from marriages or new births

For new tenancies effective 1 May 2018

Flat Type Maximum Number of Occupants Allowed
3-room 6
4-room 6