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Welcome to the revamped official website for the Pioneer Generation Package: Your one-stop information portal, also available in Chinese, Malay and 

T​amil. ​


What are the

​​​The Government has introduced the Pioneer Generation Package to honour and thank our Pioneers for their hard work and dedication. They have made Singapore what it is today. About ​​​450,000 Singaporeans will benefit from the Pioneer Generation Package. 

The package will help Pioneers with thei​r healthcare costs for l​​​ife.



Outpatient Care

Pioneers will receive additional subsidies on top of existing subsidised services and medication at polyclinics & Specialist Outpatient Clinics.​
Enjoy subsidies at participating GP and dental clinics under CHAS.​

Medisave Top-ups

Pioneers will receive Medisave top-ups in their Medisave Accounts annually for life.​

MediS​​hield Life

Support for all Pioneers’ MediShield Life Premiums with special premium subsidies and Medisave top-ups.
All Pioneers will pay less premiums for MediShield Life than Medishield.​

Disability Assistance​

Cash of $1,200 a year for those with moderate to severe functional disabilities under the Pioneer Generation Disability Assistance Scheme.​​


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