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[UPDATED] Venue Hire Subsidy for Performances, Exhibitions, Rehearsals and Workshops

Updated on 4 January 2022

MCCY had extended the 80% subsidy for venue hire and in-house production costs until December 2021. The level of subsidy is reduced to 60% for the period of January to March 2022.

The detailed eligibility criteria are as follows:


Permitted arts and culture activities as indicated in NAC and NHB’s prevailing advisories, and subject to the safe management measures indicated in those advisories.


All for-hire spaces (no cap on capacity) at the following locations:

  1. Aliwal Arts Centre
  2. Drama Centre
  3. Goodman Arts Centre
  4. Esplanade – Theatres on the Bay;
  5. National Gallery Singapore;
  6. NHB Museums and Heritage Institutions (National Museum of Singapore, Asian Civilisations Museum, Sun Yat Sen Nanyang Memorial Hall, Malay Heritage Centre, and Indian Heritage Centre);
  7. School of the Arts Singapore
  8. Singapore Chinese Cultural Centre;
  9. Singapore Conference Hall;
  10. Stamford Arts Centre;
  11. STPI Creative Workshop & Gallery;
  12. The Arts House;
  13. Victoria Theatre and Victoria Concert Hall; and
  14. Select arts centres with shared facilities under NAC (KC Arts Centre, The Theatre Practice’s Practice Space)
  15. Select MOE tertiary educational institutes (NUS University Cultural Centre, Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts and Singapore University of Technology and Design).

Participating organisations will communicate details on how arts and culture stakeholders can benefit from the extended subsidy. 

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