The rebate, which is part of the permanent GST Voucher scheme, is distributed every three months. It helps HDB households offset part of their utilities bills and serves to lower overall household expenses. The U-Save rebate is expected to amount to S$280 million over four quarters, starting from July 2018.
Service and conservancy charges rebate
Eligible HDB huseholds will receive S&CC rebate to offset between 1.5 to 3.5 months of S&CC. The S&CC will cost the government $126 million.