IMPORTANT UPDATE ON CAR PARKING IN
In response to
feedback and to perceived needs, the Car Park
Subcommittee, FPC is pleased to announce the
following revised rates and policies which will
benefit, amongst others, Cathedral volunteers as
well as non-member attendees of SAC Christian
Education classes and evening services.
There will be a further review at the end of 3
months. The policies and rates below are effective
from Friday 18th Nov 2011. Until
that date, there will be no charge for the use of
the car-park. The revised rates will be reflected
in the new signboards.
1. Members’ weekday
rates (Mon-Sat) : Free parking for 3 hours
followed by 2 cents per minute for the first 2
hours and subsequently 4 cents per minute. This is
meant to benefit volunteers who have work to do in
the Cathedral. Members are not to use the
Cathedral grounds for casual parking on weekdays.
This privilege is for a single-entry only.
Subsequent entries by the same vehicle will not be
entitled to this grace period.
2. Volunteers at
the Welcome Centre will be provided with
3. Non-member parking
rates on all days remain unchanged at $7 per hour
or part thereof. Bona fide visitors will be given
4. After 7pm on all days
(including Sundays), there will be a per-entry
charge of $4 for non-members. Please note that a
non-member who enters before 7pm will be subject
to the hourly rates in addition to the per-entry
5. The members’ rates on Sunday will
remain unchanged - 2 cents per minute for the
first 2 hours and subsequently 4 cents per minute.
6. Wedding/funeral groups will be accorded 20
complimentary passes with an option to purchase a
further 20 passes at subsidized rates.
on parking remain unchanged – parking is only
permitted on designated lots.
leaders should anticipate the need for
complimentary passes and request them from the GM,
Kenneth Ng at least 4 days in advance.
The East Lawn will be opened for use from the 30th
of November onwards. It will only be in use on
Sundays and on specified Diocesan/Cathedral mass
The traffic flow within the East
Lawn is as detailed below. Kindly observe this
flow. Parking lots are designated by unobtrusive
stone markers inset in the grass. No arrows will
be painted on the grass. The idea is that, as far
as possible, the East Lawn must look like a lawn
and not like a carpark.A verger/warden will be
on-hand in the early period to assist. An LED
display will indicate the number of lots available
in the East Lawn. Parking within the Cathedral
grounds will be at the owner’s risk.
problems with the system have been addressed. A
number of you may have registered as members but
ended up paying nonmember rates on exit. This
could either be due to your providing the wrong IU
number or an error in inputting the numbers.
Should this happen to you, please printout a
receipt and send a scanned copy together with your
IU number, name to Email:
email@example.com so that the
problem may be addressed.
Available alternative car parks in the vicinity of
St. Andrew’s Cathedral (rates quoted are for
1. The Adelphi
(1 Coleman Street, Singapore 179803)
entry (from 6am onwards)
City Shopping Centre (252 North Bridge
Road, Singapore 179103)
$2.14 for 1st 2 hours,
$0.321 for next 15 minutes (from 8am onwards)
3. Parliament House (1 Parliament
Place, Singapore 178880)
$2.06 per entry (from
may continue to register hard-copy forms available
at the Information Counter or Welcome Centre. You will receive confirmation of
registration from the Cathedral together with a
car decal that must be displayed. Please bear in
mind that registration assures you of a
preferential rate but does not guarantee you a
thank you for your patience & understanding and we
continue to pray for the grace to be good stewards
of this precious resource that God has given us.
A/Prof Joseph Thambiah
Chairman, Car Park Subcommittee
13 November 2011
Singapore 178959, Republic of Singapore Tel: (65) 6337 6104
Fax: (65) 6339 1197