application (whether as software or as a website or otherwise), its contents
(including APIs, if any), push notifications and all other accompanying materials as
identified in the Schedule below (collectively, the “ Service ”).
1.2. This Service is provided to you by the Government Technology Agency
(“ GovTech “). GovTech’s office is located at 10 Pasir Panjang Road, #10-01,
Mapletree Business City, Singapore 117438.
1.3. By accessing or using any part of this Service, you unconditionally agree and
its sole discretion, with or without notice to you, and at any time.
Notwithstanding anything to the contrary, it is your sole responsibility to
amendments thereto. Without prejudice to any other means your agreement
amendments to it. GovTech may, at its sole discretion and without prejudice to its
you with notice effective immediately or such other time designated by GovTech,
and such notice may be provided by any means GovTech deems appropriate (for
example, by posting the notice through the Service, any website related to the
Service, or by email).
any part of this Service.
1.5. If you are accessing or using the Service for and on behalf of another entity (such
as your employer), you warrant and represent that you have the necessary
2. Nature of this Service
Please see the Schedule for more information and terms concerning this Service.
3. Licence Terms and Restrictions
3.1. The Service, including the materials made available on or through the Service, is
owned by, licensed to, managed or controlled by GovTech. Please see clause 4
(Third Party Materials) for more information.
and non-transferable right to access and use the Service for personal or internal
purposes only, and only for such use permitted by the functions of the Service and
intended by GovTech.
3.2A You shall not, and shall not authorise or permit any third party to:
3.2A.1 bypass or circumvent any technical restrictions or digital protection
measures in the Service or attempt to circumvent any such restrictions;
3.2A.2. reverse engineer, decompile, disassemble, modify, translate, adapt or
create derivative works of the Service (whether in relation to its source code,
object code, underlying structure, ideas, algorithms or otherwise);
3.2A.3. reproduce, publish, distribute, transfer, publicly display, resell, rent, lease,
or sublicense the Service, or loan, lend, pledge, assign, or otherwise encumber
the Service to or in favour of any third party;
3.2A.4. remove or obscure the copyright, trademark and other proprietary notices
contained on or in the Service;
3.2A.5. use the Service in any manner that is contrary to any applicable laws or
regulations or rights of third parties (however arising and of whatever nature), or
in a manner that constitutes harmful, fraudulent, or obscene activity;
3.2A.6. make the Service available in or through a network, file-sharing service,
service bureau or any similar timesharing arrangement or as a managed service
3.2A.7. perform any benchmarking tests or analyses of the Service;
3.2A.8. use the Service to create anything that would compete with the Service;
3.2A.9. transfer, assign or permit the sharing of license keys to or with a third
3.2A.10. use the Service to process or permit to be processed any code of a third
3.2A.11. provide third party access to the Service; or.
3.2A.12. export the Service in violation of any international sanctions or laws
applicable to US entities.
3.2B All express or implied rights to the Service not specifically granted herein are expressly reserved to GovTech.
3.3. GovTech reserves the right to:
3.3.1. Update or modify this Service from time to time;
3.3.2. Deny or restrict access to or use of the Service by any particular person
without ascribing any reasons whatsoever; and
3.3.3. Discontinue or terminate this Service at any time without notice or liability
to you whatsoever, whereupon all rights granted to you hereunder shall also
terminate forthwith. You shall further upon notice from GovTech return or destroy all copies of the Service or materials therein that you may have
been provided with.
3.4. You will not interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Service
or otherwise do anything that imposes an unreasonable or disproportionately large
load on GovTech’s servers.
3.5. You shall comply with all set-up procedures and requirements, as well as all
policies, guidelines, rules, notices and instructions relating to the Service as may
be issued by and/or amended by GovTech from time to time.
3A. Account Access and Security
3A.1 You are solely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality and security of any
authentication credentials associated with your use of the Service, including the
security of any of your devices which store the authentication credentials.
3A.2 GovTech shall be entitled, but not obliged, to verify the identity of the person using
the Service. Without prejudice to the foregoing, GovTech is not under any duty to
verify that any biometric identifier used with the Service, or on your device,
belongs to you.
3A.3 GovTech shall have the sole and absolute discretion to invalidate any
authentication credentials at any time, or require you to have to re-authenticate or
refresh your authentication credentials at any time, without having to give any
reason for the same.
3A.4 GovTech shall be entitled, but not obliged, to act upon or rely on any instructions,
information, transmissions of data, or communications received from the account
or use of the Service in relation to your authentication credentials, as if such
instructions, information, data or communications were issued by you, whether or
not the same was authorized by you.
3A.5 For the avoidance of doubt, you are solely responsible for any loss of whatever
nature arising from unauthorized or unofficial modifications made to your device
which permit or escalate privileged access, or remove restrictions to such access,
which are not intended by the manufacturer or provider of your device or operating
system of your device (e.g., “rooting” or “jailbreaking” your mobile phone).
4. Third Party Materials
4.1. The Service may require, enable or facilitate access to or use of software or
services of a third party (“ Third Party ”). In such an event, there may be terms of
use of the third party software or service (the “ Third Party Terms ”). GovTech may
be required under or as a result of the Third Party Terms to notify you of certain
terms that apply to you (either directly as an end user, or as a party whose acts or
omissions could cause GovTech to breach the Third Party Terms) when you use
the Services. An example of Third Party Terms may be open source software
terms or standard form terms of the distribution platform from which you obtain any
part of the Service (e.g. Google Play Store or Apple App Store terms) which bind
GovTech as a developer or user of the distribution platform (the “ Distribution
Terms ”). Information on the Third Party Terms are embedded in the Service,
Terms) or otherwise indicated in the Schedule herein. For the avoidance of doubt,
insofar as this Clause 4 relates to the Distribution Terms, the relevant Distribution
Terms are the terms of the specific platform from which you obtained a copy of the
software or application that is part of the Service. For example, if you obtained the
said copy from the Google Play Store, then the relevant terms are Google’s
4.2. It is your responsibility to check and read the most up-to-date versions of
these Third Party Terms and you are deemed to have notice of the same. In
particular, you are deemed to have notice of the Third Party Terms that GovTech
(under the Third Party Terms) is required to notify you, and you unconditionally
agree to be bound by all the obligations in the Third Party Terms which are
applicable to you (whether as end user, or as a party whose acts or omissions
could cause GovTech to breach the Third Party Terms, or otherwise). For the
avoidance of doubt, where Third Party Terms are listed, such Third Party Terms
shall be deemed to include any privacy policies and acceptable use policies as are
applicable to you.
4.3. If the Third Party Terms require you to enter into an agreement directly with the
Third Party, then you unconditionally agree to enter into such agreement, and in
any event, to be legally bound by the Third Party Terms. For the avoidance of
4.3.1. some Third Party Terms (particularly open-source terms) permit either a
direct licence to you from the Third Party or a sublicence from GovTech to
you. In such cases, your licence is a direct licence from the Third Party to
4.3.2. the terms of your agreement with the Third Party will govern your use of the
4.4. If the Third Party Terms expressly or impliedly require GovTech to incorporate
or maximum standards herein, and/or terms described in Clause 4.5 below), such
terms are deemed to have been so incorporated (the “ Incorporated Terms ”).
Examples of Incorporated Terms include provisions which require GovTech to give
you notice of certain rights and liabilities or require GovTech to ensure that you
acknowledge certain matters. Similarly, if the Third Party Terms expressly or
to be so altered but only to the extent necessary for compliance.
4.5. Some Third Party Terms grant the Third Party, or require GovTech to grant the
beneficiary, against you. Such Third Party Terms are deemed to have been
agree to grant such Third Party, such direct rights of enforcement against you.
4.5A Unless the applicable Third Party Terms permit you to commence legal
proceedings against the relevant Third Party, you shall not threaten or commence
legal proceedings against a Third Party without GovTech’s prior written approval.
4.6. For the avoidance of doubt, without prejudice to Clause 4.4, to the extent of any
shall prevail provided nothing in the Third Party Terms increases the liability of
GovTech beyond that stated in Clause 6.
4.7. Without prejudice and in addition to the foregoing, GovTech shall not be
responsible for your use of any software or service of a Third Party.
5. Your Consent to Your Data and to Access Functions of Your Device
5.1. You hereby grant to GovTech a non-exclusive, worldwide, perpetual and royalty-
free right to collect, use, disclose, process, modify, adapt, create derivative works
of, reproduce, and sublicense any and all information or data submitted, uploaded
or shared by you to the extent necessary to provide the Service or for any other
5.2. Use of the Service may require you to allow access by the Service to certain
functions of your device, such as push notifications, the obtaining and/or sharing of
your location, or the collection of data from you in connection with the Service.
Your use of the Service shall constitute your consent to the access by the Service
of such functions of your device as may be reasonably required by the Service.
5.3. You further irrevocably and unconditionally waive, and shall cause to be
irrevocably and unconditionally waived, all existing and future moral rights
(including the right of identification) wherever in the world in respect of any
information or data submitted, uploaded or shared by you (including feedback,
requests or suggestions concerning the Services) to GovTech. Such waiver shall
also extend to GovTech’s licencees, assigns and successors-in-title.
5.4. Please also see clause 8 (Privacy Statement).
5A. Ownership of Feedback/Requests/Suggestions
You agree that all title and interest in any feedback, requests or suggestions from
you concerning the Services provided to GovTech shall be owned by GovTech
and, without prejudice and in addition to clause 5.3, you shall waive all rights
existing in or in respect of the same (including, for the avoidance of doubt, any
5B.1 If you receive information or data (in whatever form) from GovTech or a Third Party
which is designated confidential or proprietary or is otherwise reasonably
understood to be confidential or proprietary (collectively, “ Confidential
Information ”), you shall not use, disclose or reproduce the Confidential
Information except for the purpose for which it was provided to you. If consent to
disclose the Confidential Information to a third party is given by GovTech or the
Third Party to you, any act or omission in respect of the Confidential Information by
that person shall be deemed to be your act or omission and you agree to be fully
liable for the same. In all cases, you shall protect the Confidential Information to
the same extent you protect your own confidential information but in no event less
than a reasonable standard of care. You shall ensure that any recipients are bound
by confidentiality terms at least as restrictive as this Clause.
5B.2 You shall destroy any Confidential Information immediately upon request by
GovTech or the Third Party.
5B.3 In the event:
5B.3.1 you are, or likely to be, required by an order of court to disclose
Confidential Information; or
5B.3.2 you have reasonable grounds to suspect the unauthorised use or
disclosure or reproduction of Confidential Information;
you shall immediately notify GovTech or the Third Party of the same and cooperate with GovTech or the Third Party to prevent or limit such disclosure.
5B.4 Nothing in this Clause 5B shall prejudice GovTech’s or the Third Party’s other
rights at law.
6. Disclaimers and Indemnity
6.1. The Service is provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis without
warranties of any kind. To the fullest extent permitted by law, GovTech does
not make any representations or warranties of any kind whatsoever in
relation to the Service and hereby disclaims all express, implied and/or
statutory warranties of any kind to you or any third party, whether arising
from usage or custom or trade or by operation of law or otherwise, including
but not limited to any representations or warranties:
6.1.1. as to the accuracy, completeness, correctness, currency, timeliness,
reliability, availability, interoperability, security, non-infringement,
title, merchantability, quality or fitness for any particular purpose of
the Service; and/or
6.1.2. that the Service or any functions associated therewith will be
uninterrupted or error-free, or that defects will be corrected or
that this Service, website and the server are and will be free of all
viruses and/or other malicious, destructive or corrupting code,
programme or macro.
6.2. GovTech shall also not be liable to you or any third party for any damage or loss of any kind whatsoever and howsoever caused, including but not
limited to any direct or indirect, special or consequential damages, loss of
income, revenue or profits, lost or damaged data, or damage to your
computer, software or any other property, whether or not arising directly or
6.2.1. your access to or use of this Service, or any part thereof;
6.2.2. any loss of access or use of this Service or any part of this Service, howsoever caused;
6.2.3. any inaccuracy or incompleteness in, or errors or omissions in the
transmission of, the Service;
6.2.4. any delay or interruption in the transmission of the Service, whether caused by delay or interruption in transmission over the internet or otherwise; or
6.2.5.any decision made or action taken by you or any third party in reliance
upon the Service, regardless of whether GovTech has been advised of the possibility of such damage or loss.
6.3. Without prejudice and in addition to the foregoing, insofar as the Service
facilitates or requires the provision, use or functioning of, or is provided in
conjunction with, other products, software, materials and/or services not
provided by GovTech, GovTech makes no representation or warranty in
relation to such products, software, materials and/or services (including
without limitation any representation or warranties as to timeliness,
reliability, availability, interoperability, quality, fitness for purpose, non-
infringement, suitability or accuracy).
6.4. You shall not rely on any part of the Service to claim or assert any form of
legitimate expectation against GovTech, whether or not arising out of or in
connection with GovTech’s roles and functions as a public authority. GovTech shall
have no responsibility or liability to you or any third party arising out of or in
connection with any fraud, phishing, or any other illegal act or omission by other
parties in relation to the Service and it is your own responsibility to ensure that the
Service you are using or accessing is from a legitimate source.
6.5. You agree to defend and indemnify and keep GovTech and its officers,
employees, agents and contractors harmless against all liabilities, losses,
damages, costs or expenses (including legal costs on an indemnity basis)
howsoever arising out of or in connection with your access or use of the
Service (including third party software or services) or your non-compliance
not you had been advised or informed of the nature or extent of such
liabilities, losses, damages, costs or expenses. You warrant and represent
that your access or use of the Service does not and will not breach or violate
any laws, regulations, trade, economic and/or export sanctions (wherever in
the world) applicable to you, and that you shall not transmit any malicious
code, illegal, infringing or undesirable content or materials to GovTech or its
agents or any Third Party.
6.6. GovTech shall have the right to take any and all necessary actions/omissions to
protect its interests, including complying with any legal requirements (such as
taking down, disabling and disabling access to, removing (permanently or temporarily), and/or restoring (including restoring access to) any materials
contained in, accessed through, uploaded to, and/or made available via the
Service in response to any take-down or restoration notices). You agree that
GovTech is not obliged to determine the merits of any take-down or restoration
notices. You further waive any rights arising as a result of the actions/omissions
taken by GovTech.
6.7. Without prejudice and in addition to GovTech’s other rights:
6.7.1. in no event shall GovTech’s total cumulative liability arising out of or in
payment received by GovTech (and not paid or given to any Third Party by
GovTech) from you for the Service in the 12 months preceding the date of
the first cause of action; and
6.7.2. no action may be brought by you against GovTech arising out of or in
of action arose.
7.1. Insofar as the Service provides a hyperlink to material not maintained or controlled
by GovTech, GovTech shall not be responsible for the content of the hyperlinked
material and shall not be liable for any damages or loss arising from access to the
hyperlinked material. Use of the hyperlinks and access to such hyperlinked
materials are entirely at your own risk. The hyperlinks are provided merely as a
convenience to you and do not imply endorsement by, association or affiliation with
GovTech of the contents of or provider of the hyperlinked materials.
7.2. Caching and hyperlinking to, and the framing of, any part of the Service is
prohibited save where you have obtained GovTech’s prior written consent. Such
consent may be subject to any conditions as may be determined by GovTech in its
sole discretion. If you hyperlink to or frame any part of the Service, that shall
must immediately discontinue linking to or framing of any part of the Service.
7.3. GovTech reserves all rights:
7.3.1. to disable any links to, or frames of, any materials which are unauthorised
(including without limitation materials which imply endorsement by or
association or affiliation with GovTech, materials containing inappropriate,
profane, defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent or unlawful topics,
names, or information that violates any written law, any applicable
intellectual property, proprietary, privacy or publicity rights); and
7.3.2. to disclaim responsibility and/or liability for materials that link to or frame
any part of the Service.
8. Privacy Statement
You also agree to the terms of the Government Agency Privacy Statement for this
Service as may be amended from time to time. The Government Agency Privacy
9. Rights of Third Parties
Subject to the rights of the Third Party and/or Singapore public sector agencies, a
Contract (Rights of Third Parties) Act or otherwise to enforce any of its terms.
third party, including any Third Party and/or other Singapore public sector
consent of GovTech.
10.2. GovTech may assign, novate, transfer, or sub-contract the rights and liabilities in
your consent to such assignment, novation, transfer or sub-contract.
the remaining terms, will remain in full force and effect as if such invalid or
unenforceable term had never been included but, to the extent permissible, such
invalid or unenforceable terms shall be deemed to have been replaced by terms
that are (a) valid and enforceable and (b) express the intention or produce the
result closest to the original intention of the invalid or unenforceable terms.
10B. Order of Precedence
In the event of any conflict, inconsistency or ambiguity between or in any one or
be resolved in favour of GovTech and the provision or interpretation which is more
favourable to GovTech shall prevail. Notwithstanding any other term, GovTech has
the sole and absolute discretion to determine which term or interpretation is more
favourable to it and such decision shall be binding on you.
10C. Entire Agreement
written or oral representations, agreements and/or understandings between
GovTech and yourself. Except for amendments by GovTech under these Terms of
upon in writing by both parties.
10D.1 Any delay, failure or omission on the part of GovTech in enforcing any right,
power, privilege, claim or remedy (“ Remedy ”), which is conferred under the Terms
of Use or at law or in equity, or arises from any breach by you, shall not (a) be
deemed to be or be construed as a waiver or variation of the Remedy, or of any
other such Remedy, in respect of the particular circumstances in question, or (b)
operate so as to bar the enforcement or exercise of the Remedy, or of any other
such Remedy in any other subsequent instances.
deemed to be a waiver of any other or of any subsequent breach.
effective only in the instance and for the purpose for which it is given.
11. Governing Law and Dispute Resolution
11.2. Subject to clause 11.3, any dispute arising out of or in connection with these Terms
of Use, including any question regarding its existence, validity or termination, shall
be referred to and finally resolved in the Courts of the Republic of Singapore and
the parties hereby submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Courts of the Republic
11.3. GovTech may, at its sole discretion, refer any dispute referred to in clause 11.
above to arbitration administered by the Singapore International Arbitration Centre
(“ SIAC ”) in Singapore in accordance with the Arbitration Rules of the SIAC (“ SIAC
Rules “) for the time being in force, which rules are deemed to be incorporated by
reference in this clause. Further:
11.3.1. The seat of the arbitration shall be Singapore.
11.3.2. The tribunal shall consist of one (1) arbitrator.
11.3.3. The language of the arbitration shall be English.
11.3.4. All information, pleadings, documents, evidence and all matters relating to
the arbitration shall be confidential.
Where GovTech is the defendant or respondent, it shall be given at least 30 days
before the commencement of any legal action against it to elect to exercise the
right herein to have the dispute submitted to arbitration. This right to elect shall not
prejudice GovTech’s right to a limitation defence and the period to exercise the
right shall not be abridged by reason of any accrual of a limitation defence in
favour of GovTech during the said period.
- Name of Service : Parking.sg
- Nature of Service
a. This Service facilitates the paying of parking charges at selected public car
parks in Singapore.
b. GovTech DOES NOT provide, own or operate the car parks. The selected
public car parks are owned and operated by the Urban Redevelopment
Authority (“ URA ”) or the Housing and Development Board (“ HDB ”), as the
case may be. When making payment through this Service, you are making
payment to URA/HDB. Once you have activated a parking session through
the Service, you have confirmed that the details keyed in are accurate and
shall have no right to any refund or cancellation thereafter. Please direct all
issues concerning parking, refunds or cancellations to URA or HDB..
c. The URA/HDB is NOT responsible for any loss or damage, howsoever
caused, to any vehicle or the fittings or contents of any vehicle parked in any car park or any part of a road under the URA/HDB’s management..
d. GovTech is NOT responsible for the fulfilment and quality of the car park services themselves. .
e. You may direct queries or feedback to email@example.com.
3. Third party software/services.
a. Google’s Distribution Terms
c. Apple’s Distribution Terms
d. Google Maps API (Terms of Service)
e. Stripe Core Services
4. Special terms
a. To the extent that GovTech is held liable to you despite Clause 6 and Clauses 6.2 and 6.7.1 are inapplicable for any reason, you agree that GovTech’s
aggregate liability to you for any and all causes of action in relation to the
Service shall, subject to paragraph 4b, not exceed the sum of any fine or
penalty you actually pay as a result of any written law (including the Parking
Places Act) in respect of any omission to pay any parking charges due solely
to defects in the Service. The remedy granted under this term shall be your
sole and exclusive remedy in respect of any form of liability GovTech owes
you arising out of or in connection with the Service, whether the liability is
foreseeable or not.
b. You shall at all times use the Service in accordance with GovTech’s
instructions and provided that in the event that you receive any summons or
notice for any parking offence from the relevant authorities a result of any
defects in the Service, you shall notify GovTech in writing immediately and
cooperate in all ways in accordance with the directions of GovTech.