MPs pay $365 for annual permit that allows parking at HDB carparks and Parliament House: MND

The question of whether MPs, civil servants and grassroots leaders pay for parking came under public scrutiny when the Ministry of Education announced that it would begin charging teachers for parking in schools.
The question of whether MPs, civil servants and grassroots leaders pay for parking came under public scrutiny when the Ministry of Education announced that it would begin charging teachers for parking in schools.PHOTO: ST FILE

SINGAPORE - Elected MPs pay $365 for an annual permit that allows them to park at any Housing Board (HDB) carpark when they do constituency work, and at Parliament House when they are on official business.

This is about one-third the prevailing HDB season parking rate and does not cover parking in ministries.

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