Sunday, 13 October 2019
Members of the public who wish to pluck or collect fruits - including those that have dropped - from trees located on state land, should approach NParks for permission, said Minister for National Development Lawrence Wong on Monday (Oct 7).
"NParks manages most of the trees on state land," said Mr Wong. "Members of the public who wish to pluck fruit from trees, or collect fruit that has dropped from trees on state land should approach NParks for permission."
Mr Wong said that those who pluck or collect fruit in a public park without permission can be fined up to S$5,000 under the Parks and Trees Act.
Those who pluck or collect the fruit in a nature reserve or a national park can be fined up to S$50,000 and/or jailed up to six months.
Read more @ https://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/singapore/permission-from-nparks-needed-to-collect-pluck-fruits-on-state-11980322
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