SINGAPORE: TRAVELLERS DEPARTING CHANGI AIRPORT TO PAY NEW LEVY FROM JULY
SINGAPORE, A new Airport Development Levy (ADL) will be introduced for passengers departing from Singapore Changi Airport starting July 1, 2018.
The ADL rates will be S$10.80 (S$1=RM2.96) for passengers who begin their trips from Changi Airport and S$3.00 for passengers connecting through Changi Airport, the Ministry of Transport and Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore said in a statement.
They said the ADL would help to fund airport developments, including the new Terminal 5 and related infrastructure at Changi East.
Legislative changes will be made to put the new tax into effect, which will apply to tickets issued on or after July 1, 2018.
However, it said that passengers travelling on or after July 1 whose tickets were issued prior to the date would not be subjected to the ADL.
Source: NAM News Network