Singapore is a very safe destination, but when travelling anywhere visitors should take normal precautions with their personal safety and belongings. There is a saying "low crime does not mean no crime".  Here are some important emergency contacts and links to topics from the Singapore forum:


Important / Emergency Phone Numbers and Contacts -

Traveller Essentials from the Tourism Board website -


STB (Singapore Tourism Board) Feedback Form -


Safety and the single female traveller / first time visitor



Unofficial Taxis and Taxi Tours


Think you have been overcharged during a taxi journey. Maybe not due to the time and location surcharges and ERP (Electronic Road Pricing) charges - 



Private rental of apartments - Warning


Beware of Fake Monks 


Safe Shopping and Consumer Affairs Links -


Tripadvisor Reviews of SIM LIM Square -


Tripadvisor Reviews of Lucky Plaza -


Consumer Affairs Singapore Website -


Consumer Guides -


Consumer Alerts -