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Civil Defence Shelter

The Civil Defence Shelter Programme is part of the government's plan to build up our Civil Defence preparedness under the umbrella of Total Defence. The long-term goal of the shelter programme is for every resident in Singapore to be protected by a purpose-built shelter berth.


In many countries with established civil defence programmes, a comprehensive shelter construction programme is recognised as the most visible and effective way to protect civilians from weapon effects during a war emergency. Furthermore, in a war emergency, NSmen at the battlefront would have greater peace of mind, knowing that their loved ones at home would be protected.


About CD Shelter

Public Warning System

CD Shelter Information

Types of Shelter

Regulating CD Shelter

Acts and Requirements

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Last updated on 12th Sep 2017