(updated 19 Aug 2020)

As of 19 June 2020, Singapore is in Phase 2 of post-circuit breaker reopening of business activities.

MANDATORY SAFETY RULES

Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA) has issued a set of mandatory safety rules for the resumption of filming activities. Productions starting work from 2 June 2020 onwards, have to comply to these rules:

See https://www.imda.gov.sg/news-and-events/Media-Room/Media-Releases/2020/Advisories-on-COVID-19-Situation [under For Media Content Production Companies] for general advisory and https://www.imda.gov.sg/for-industry/sectors/Media/Film/Filming-in-Singapore for filming specific information.

If above IMDA links do not reflect the latest update on 18 Aug, refer to these:

Meanwhile, below are some safety resources and practical recommendations for media production.

COMPREHENSIVE COVID-19 SAFETY MEASURES

Put together by a working group of Singapore media industry professionals (including SAMPP) together with IMDA, this Comprehensive COVID-19 Safety Measures document contains a list of practical recommendations media companies and professionals can adopt during this period.

Safe Filming Practices for Screen Talent

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Covid-19 Safety Advisory developed by Janice Koh & Tan Kheng Hua in consultation with the Screen Talent community and endorsed by the Singapore Association of Motion Picture Professionals

GENERAL INTERNATIONAL SAFETY GUIDELINES

Here are some other safety recommendations for media productions from various countries for reference.

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