No. S 529
Public Order Act
Public Order
(National Day Parade 2019)
Declaration 2019
In exercise of the powers conferred by section 21, read with section 21A, of the Public Order Act, the Minister for Home Affairs makes the following Declaration:
1.  This Declaration is the Public Order (National Day Parade 2019) Declaration 2019.
National Day Parade 2019 is special event
2.  The event known as the National Day Parade 2019, taking place at the Padang in Singapore —
(a)on 9 August 2019; or
(b)on 10 August 2019 instead of sub‑paragraph (a),
is declared a special event for the purposes of Part III of the Act.
Special event area
3.—(1)  The special event area for the National Day Parade 2019 is the area around the Padang described in the Schedule.
(2)  However, any land that is not a public place is not part of the special event area.
Period of special event
4.  The Declaration is in force —
(a)if the National Day Parade 2019 is held on 9 August 2019, for the whole of 9 August 2019 only; or
(b)if the National Day Parade 2019 is held on 10 August 2019 instead, for the whole of 10 August 2019 only.
Made on 30 July 2019.
Permanent Secretary,
Ministry of Home Affairs,
[MHA112/2/0108; AG/LEGIS/SL/257A/2015/1 Vol. 5]