The support from this Operating Grant will be for gymnasiums and fitness studios in Singapore which have been impacted by the latest Guidelines issued on stricter safe management measures for sport and physical exercise & activity.
Eligible entities will receive a one-time disbursement to help defray operating costs over a one-week period of 8 May – 15 May 2021.
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Note: notwithstanding the above, the following businesses are welcome to submit an application for Sport Singapore's consideration on a case-by-case basis:
Please note that Sport Singapore may reach out to you for more information in making an assessment of your application.
Following MTF’s announcement on 4 May 2021, Sport Singapore provided guidance regarding the stricter set of measures that concerns all sports, physical exercises & activities, and public & private sports & recreational facilities in Singapore for the period of 8 to 30 May 2021. These measures are directed towards reducing or containing community spread of COVID-19 by stopping high-risk physical activities, sport and exercise environments that are indoors, where participants are in close contact, exerting and are not reasonably expected to be wearing masks.
The support from this Operating Grant will be for gymnasiums and fitness studios (under SSIC code 93111) in Singapore which have been impacted by the latest Guidelines issued on stricter safe management measures for sport and physical exercise & activity. Businesses of similar nature but have different SSIC codes i.e. 85410, 93119, 93120 can apply for Sport Singapore’s assessment.
Yes, you may submit an application for the Operating Grant for Sport Singapore's consideration. Do note that Sport Singapore may contact you for more information about your business, including your operating costs.
The Singapore Standard Industrial Classification (SSIC) is the national standard for classifying economic activities undertaken by economic units.
The Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority (ACRA) requires businesses to select the SSIC code when incorporating. Applicants can check their respective SSIC codes at the ACRA website.
SportSG will be taking applications for the Operating Grant from 12 May to 4 June 2021 at this link.
Applicants will be notified within 3-5 working days of application. A letter of offer will be provided to successful applicants for acceptance.
All awarded grant recipients will be required to onboard and create a vendor account with vendors@gov to receive the grant disbursement
The application must include the name of an official who takes responsibility for the organisation’s application, such as the Director. Each organisation must only submit one application.
Following the Ministry of Finance’s announcement on 28 May that eligible sport and fitness entities will be supported via the Job Support Scheme and rental relief from 16 May onwards, the Sport and Fitness Operating Grant amounts will be pro-rated to cover a shorter period of 8 May – 15 May 2021. SportSG will be contacting those who had earlier applied for the Sport and Fitness Operating Grant on the outcome of their applications. Applications will close on 4 June 2021.
Successful applicants will be subject to a one-time disbursement of a tiered support based on manpower sizing.
SportSG will request for applicants to share in the application form, an indication of the business impact of the latest Guidelines relating to operational closure, revenue and cost impact.
Supporting documents relating to the nature of business and manpower size will be required for assessment. Sport Singapore may request for further documentation on a case-by-case basis, if required.
Written undertakings on preserving jobs, compliance with SafeEntry implementation and adoption of the SGClean Quality Mark will be included in the letter of offer provided to successful applicants for acceptance.
Yes. Information on the process for appeal will be provided in SportSG’s notification to unsuccessful applicants.
You can submit your application here. If you are located in a mall, please remember to indicate so in item 5 of the form. Please also select "Others", then input "Gym/Fitness Studios" as the sector your establishment falls under in item 7 of the form.
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