No. S 483
Road Traffic Act
Road Traffic
(Lamppost as a Platform Trial
Stage 2 — Exemption) Order 2019
In exercise of the powers conferred by section 142 of the Road Traffic Act, the Minister for Transport makes the following Order:
1.  This Order is the Road Traffic (Lamppost as a Platform Trial Stage 2 — Exemption) Order 2019.
2.  In this Order —
“Lamppost as a Platform Trial Stage 2” means the trial conducted, between 8 July 2019 and 30 September 2019 (both dates inclusive), by ST Electronics under a contract with the Government Technology Agency established by section 3 of the Government Technology Agency Act 2016 (Act 23 of 2016);
“specified road” means any part of Lorong 26 Geylang starting from car park lot number 15 in the direction of Geylang Road for 35 metres and ending at car park lot number 18, and that is more particularly delineated by the orange‑coloured line in the map set out in the Schedule;
“ST Electronics” means the company incorporated under the Companies Act (Cap. 50) as ST Electronics (Info‑Comm Systems) Pte. Ltd. (UEN 198601460K);
“trial personal mobility device” means a personal mobility device that is leased by ST Electronics and is approved by the Authority for use during the Lamppost as a Platform Trial Stage 2;
“working day” means any day other than a Saturday, Sunday or public holiday.
Exemption for trial personal mobility device riders
3.  Section 5A of the Act does not apply to an individual riding a trial personal mobility device on the specified road under the following conditions:
(a)the individual is authorised by ST Electronics to ride the trial personal mobility device;
(b)the trial personal mobility device is ridden only between 8 July 2019 and 30 September 2019 (both dates inclusive) and in connection with the Lamppost as a Platform Trial Stage 2;
(c)ST Electronics gives at least 3 working days’ written notice to the Authority of each date and time that the trial personal mobility device will be ridden.
Made on 2 July 2019.
Permanent Secretary,
Ministry of Transport,
[MOT.LT.443.; LTA/L18.029.002/DW/DT/EO.19.LAAP2; AG/LEGIS/SL/276/2015/96 Vol. 1]