Time-Limited 8-weeks Weekly Testing for workplaces
Please note that the application for Round 2 of the Time-Limited 8-Weeks Testing (Jan’21) has closed. Firms who have applied and received their ART kits are to commence weekly testing, and are reminded to submit the ART results declaration at the end of each month’s testing cycle (i.e. twice across the 8-weeks period) to the Government via this link: https://go.gov.sg/round-2-tlrrt-results-submissions.
Note: The cessation of mandatory Rostered Routine Testing (RRT) for higher-risk workplaces as announced in the 24 Mar MTF Press Release does not apply to the time-limited 8-weeks weekly testing at workplaces i.e. companies who applied and received kits under this Round 2 of time-limited kits distribution should continue weekly testing of eligible employees and report their test results to the Government until all the test kits received are fully utilised.
Compliance & Results Declaration
Firms that have applied for and received the ART kits are expected to commence weekly testing, and comply by the following:
Only applied for test kits on behalf of employees who meet the eligibility criteria (i.e. fully vaccinated, work onsite, and not under mandatory Rostered Routine Testing (RRT) regime).
Submit their ART results declaration at the end of each month’s testing cycle (i.e. twice across the 8-weeks period) to the Government via this link: https://go.gov.sg/round-2-tlrrt-results-submissions
Have processes in place to ensure that tests are conducted properly every week for all onsite employees, test results are recorded, and appropriate follow-up protocols are adhered to. Firms should retain relevant proof of such records and processes until end-June 2022, and to produce this proof when audited by the government.
The Government shall have the right to claw back the cost of any test kits should there be any late submissions of results, or if any of the information submitted in the application form or results declaration form are found to be untrue, or if any non-compliance to the testing requirements is found.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Please refer to the FAQs (updated on 28 Mar 2022) for more information on application process for Round 2 of Time-Limited Kits Distribution.
More information about ART*
Learn more about how to perform a self-test using ART:
* Only SD Biosensor kits are distributed under Round 2 of Time-Limited RRT.
For further queries about Time-Limited 8-Weeks Testing, please contact:
- Health Promotion Board (HPB) at firstname.lastname@example.org, or 6876 5830 (Monday to Friday, 8am to 5pm; Saturday, 8am to 1pm; closed on Public Holidays).
- Enterprise Singapore (ESG) at https://go.gov.sg/helloesg or 6898 1800 (Monday to Friday, 8:30am to 5:30pm, closed on Public Holidays)