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Community Health Assist Scheme (CHAS)


From 1 January 2014, all Singapore Citizens (regardless of age) who meet the household monthly income per person of $1,800 and below can qualify for CHAS.

Singapore Citizens of all ages are eligible for CHAS if they meet the following criteria:

    • Household monthly income per person of $1,800 and below; OR
    • Annual Value (AV) of residence as reflected on NRIC of $21,000 and below for households with no income

CHAS covers 15 Chronic conditions (instead of 10):
   • Diabetes
    • Hypertension (High blood pressure)
    • Lipid Disorders (e.g. High cholesterol)
    • Stroke
    • Asthma
    • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
    • Major Depression
    • Schizophrenia
    • Dementia
    • Bipolar Disorder
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia
    • Anxiety
    • Parkinson’s Disease
    • Nephritis/Nephrosis

GPs from participating CHAS clinics are able to refer patients to Specialist Outpatient Clinics (SOCs)

For more information or to apply for CHAS, please click here.

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