PPAS Resource page for Photography Production in Singapore during COVID-19

*Updated 7 May 2021*

This is a constantly-updated page for information and resources pertaining to photography production work during Singapore’s COVID-19 Circuit Breaker period.

Do check back often because this is a rapidly evolving situation and we will update the resources on this page accordingly.

Contents:

SOP for Safe Photographic Production during COVID-19 (updated 7 May 2021)


You can download this Comprehensive Guide here (PDF Format)

COVID-19 FAQs for Media Content Production in Singapore (updated 16 Mar 2021)

Please refer to IMDA’s latest FAQ: Here

Health Declaration Form Template: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1_3GnXG6PjGGcARy15YzUu89GlPcJ5L-a/view?usp=sharing

*7 May 2021 update*:

  • Photography production can allow up to 30 people on set (including cast), and up to 10 talent/subjects can be unmasked for the shoot at any one time. THIS APPLIES TO PRODUCTIONS IN COMMERCIAL SPACES ONLY. Residential rules of maximum 5 non-household visitors per day still apply.
  • All Large Scale production involving more than 30 people on set should be postponed till after 30th May 2021
  • Unmasking allowance are to be kept strictly to talent/performers/subjects (not interchangeable with other non-onscreen performing roles) for the entire production, and masks must be re-worn for extended in-between periods between shots
  • All crew / talents including those unmasked in frame should observe minimum 1m distancing.
  • Updated MOH Phase 3 Guidelines: https://www.moh.gov.sg/news-highlights/details/moving-into-phase-three-of-re-opening
  • Updated ROM Guidelines for wedding photography: https://covid.gobusiness.gov.sg/faq/sectorspecific/marriage
  • Updated Additional Guidelines for wedding photography: https://www.rom.gov.sg/resources/pdf/Attendance_Caps_and_SMMs_for_Solemnizations_new.pdf
  • Main Page for running business in Covid period: https://covid.gobusiness.gov.sg/
  • FAQ (very informative): https://covid.gobusiness.gov.sg/faq/resumption/resumption/

*Please note that your business CorpPass is needed for most applications.

Apply for Safe Entry for your business premises:
https://www.ndi-api.gov.sg/safeentry

Visitor health and safety Declaration Form example:
https://form.gov.sg/#!/5e3788ac73a1e90011942f16

General Gov advisories:

Self-Employed Person Income Relief Scheme (SIRS)
https://www.ntuc.com.sg/sirs/

Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI), for business related news
https://www.mti.gov.sg/Newsroom/Updates-on-COVID-19

Ministry of Health (MOH), for general COVID-19 case numbers and updates
https://www.moh.gov.sg/covid-19

MOH 19th May Article regarding Phases of resuming business
https://www.moh.gov.sg/news-highlights/details/end-of-circuit-breaker-phased-approach-to-resuming-activities-safely

Ministry of Manpower (MOM), requirements for safe management during COVID-19
https://www.mom.gov.sg/covid-19/requirements-for-safe-management-measures

National Environment Agency (NEA), advisory on surface cleaning and disinfection for COVID-19
https://www.nea.gov.sg/our-services/public-cleanliness/environmental-cleaning-guidelines/cleaning-and-disinfection/advisories

Covid-19 Support Schemes for Companies
https://covid.gobusiness.gov.sg/supportschemes/immediateschemes

Hope this helps, stay safe and let us all emerge from this crisis stronger.

The PPAS Committee