Terms and Conditions
(Last updated on 24th Aug 2021)
1. These Standard Subscription Terms and Conditions (“Standard Terms”) govern your subscription(s) to newspapers published by Singapore Press Holdings Limited and its successors-in-title (“SPH”), irrespective of the delivery platform or means of access. SPH has the right to amend these Standard Terms from time to time by posting any amendments on its website, and you agree to be bound by these amendments.
2. All subscription packages and prices reflected on this website are applicable to home subscriptions only.
3. You must be 18 years old and above to subscribe to our services. If you are below 18 years old, please get your parent or guardian to undertake the subscription. You hereby represent and warrant that you are at least 18 years old and have the necessary legal capacity, right, power and authority to agree to these Standard Terms and you are either;
(a) using and/or accessing the subscription and contracting in your own personal capacity;
(b) using and/or accessing the subscription and contracting on behalf of a corporate entity; or
(c) contracting as parent or guardian of a child or ward who is less than 18 years old and who is using and/or accessing the subscription, in which event you agree as his/her parent/guardian, both in your personal capacity and on behalf of your child/ward, to be bound by these Standard Terms and to be liable for your child’s or ward’s acts and omissions while using and/or accessing the subscription, and you also agree to ensure that your child or ward observes these Standard Terms.
4. You also agree to be bound by any specific terms governing payment, subscription fees, minimum subscription periods, entitlements to any gift or premium under any promotion, termination fees and delivery fees which are applicable to your subscription as set out in our application forms for the relevant subscription packages and payment terms you have selected.
5. SPH has the right to vary subscription fees payable or any other term relating to your subscription from time to time upon giving you at least 1 month’s prior notice.
6. Please take note that if you have opted to take delivery of the print edition of your subscribed newspapers, the applicable Delivery Fee, once charged, is non-refundable. Delivery Fees are charged by residential type, and will be charged by per subscriber account per delivery address.
7. You should receive a letter acknowledging your subscription within 30 days of confirming your subscription.
8. All subscription fees are due in advance. Please ensure that payment is made and cleared by your bank before each monthly/annual recurring payment is due. For payments by credit card, your credit card account must be in good standing and remain valid for the monthly/annual charge(s) to be debited successfully. If your credit card has expired, or if you wish to use a different credit card, you must notify us promptly by contacting our Customer Service – Circulation department at least 14 days before your next subscription fee payment is due. If you fail to provide us such notice in a timely manner, you shall be liable for any prevailing administrative, termination or other fees which SPH may impose in accordance with clause 10 below.
9. Your subscription will continue and be renewed automatically on a monthly basis after the first month/year until you expressly instruct us that you wish to terminate your subscription by providing us with at least 30 days’ prior notice in writing at Customer Service, Circulation Singapore Press Holdings Limited. 1000 Toa Payoh North Annexe Level 6, News Centre Singapore 318994. If the minimum subscription period applicable to your subscription has not yet expired as at the date of such termination, the prevailing administrative, termination or other fees shall also be due and payable by you. Unless otherwise stated by SPH, any renewal of your subscription will be on the then prevailing subscription terms therefor.
10. If timely payment of your subscription fees or other payments due from you is not made for any reason, or if you breach any other terms and conditions that are applicable to your subscription, SPH may, without prejudice to its rights and remedies at law to recover any sums due from you, suspend or terminate your subscription without further notice or obligation to you and you may be subject to the prevailing administrative, termination or other fees.
11. If you experience any issues pertaining to delivery of newspapers (including but not limited to non-delivery of print edition of newspapers), please alert us promptly by contacting our Customer Service no later than two (2) days after the date of the newspaper(s) in question.
12. In the event of any discrepancies or inaccuracies in your invoice/statement/records relating to the payment for your subscription, you must notify us promptly by contacting our Customer Service – Circulation department no later than fourteen (14) days from the date of the invoice/statement/records for us to investigate into the matter, otherwise our records shall be conclusive of the amounts due from you and we will not entertain any disputes in relation to the same.
13. You confirm that the information provided in your subscription application form is true and correct at the point of application, and undertake to promptly inform SPH if there are any changes to the information provided from time to time.
14. You may seek a temporary suspension of delivery of print newspaper(s) (“Temporary Stop”) by making a Temporary Stop request online at our website at www.sphsubscription.com.sg (click on “Temporary Stop” option under “My Services” section). You agree that any Temporary Stop request (a) is offered on a goodwill basis only and is subject to SPH’s approval in its absolute discretion, (b) must be made at least three (3) clear working days (excluding Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays) before its intended start date, and (c) must be for a minimum of 3 consecutive days and cannot exceed 30 consecutive days per request.
15. If you are a Print-only subscriber and your Temporary Stop request is approved for duration of at least 8 days, SPH may in its absolute discretion offer a refund or credit of your subscription for the duration of the Temporary Stop, up to a maximum of 30 days per calendar year in aggregate. All-in-One subscribers are not entitled to any refund or credit of subscription for any Temporary Stop of any duration as they will continue to have access to digital editions of their subscribed publications.
16. You agree and acknowledge that notwithstanding any approval by SPH of a Temporary Stop request, SPH does not undertake or guarantee that all delivery personnel will carry out Temporary Stop requests without error or at all. In such event, notwithstanding Clause 14, you remain liable to pay for all newspapers delivered to you during any Temporary Stop period requested. SPH shall not be liable for any loss or damage which you may suffer in connection with any continued delivery of newspaper(s) or any Temporary Stop request.
17. By submitting your subscription application form, you hereby agree and consent to:
(iii) the terms of our SPH Member Terms and Conditions which can be found at http://sph.com.sg/legal/member_conditions.html as amended from time to time, and the terms of the SPH Member Terms and Conditions are incorporated into these Standard Terms by reference. You further agree that SPH’s decision on all matters or disputes relating to or in connection with your subscription and any matters ancillary thereto (including without limitation payment, delivery, promotions or eligibility requirements) are final and conclusive on you. In the event of conflict between these Standard Terms and the SPH Member Terms and Conditions, these Standard Terms shall prevail.
18. SPH may, by publishing a notice on this website (“Notification”), assign and transfer (as the case may be) all of its rights, interests, obligations and liabilities in connection with your subscription including these Standard Terms and the terms and conditions of any promotions, contests, lucky draws and packages (save for any rights, interests, obligations and/or liabilities of SPH arising prior to such assignment and transfer) to any transferee (the “Transferee”) being (i) a wholly-owned subsidiary of SPHL; (ii) SPH Media Limited; or (iii) such other entity which will acquire, whether entirely or substantially, the media business currently carried on by SPHL and / or its subsidiaries, in each case as may be identified in the Notification, without requiring any consent of or any further notice, acknowledgment or action by you and/or the Transferee.
19. You agree that on and as from the date specified in the Notification, (i) SPH shall be absolutely released and discharged from all rights, interests, obligations and liabilities in connection with your subscription including these Standard Terms and the terms and conditions of any promotions, contests, lucky draws and packages (but without prejudice to any rights, interests, obligations and/or liabilities of SPHL arising prior to such date), and (ii) all such rights, interests, obligations and liabilities shall be assumed by and vested in the Transferee as if the Transferee had been named in the terms of your subscription including these Standard Terms and the terms and conditions of any promotions, contests, lucky draws and packages in place of SPH.
20. SPH has the right to vary or amend any terms and conditions which may apply to your subscription upon notice in writing by posting to SPH’s website.
21. For more details on subscription matters, please refer to https://www.subscribe.sph.com.sg
PLEASE NOTE THAT THE CHINESE VERSION OF THE T&CS ARE PROVIDED FOR REFERENCE ONLY, AND THAT THE ENGLISH VERSION SHALL PREVAIL IN ANY EVENT OF INCONSISTENCY OR DISCREPANCY.
- 这些标准订阅条款与条件（“标准条款”）适用于您对新加坡报业控股有限公司及其继任公司（“SPH”）出版的报纸订阅，与其新闻平台或访问方式无关。SPH 有权不时通过在其网站上发布任何修订条款版本来修改这些标准条款，并且您已同意受这些修订的约束。
- 您必须年满 18 岁才能订阅我们的服务。如果您未满 18 岁，请让您的父母或监护人代为订阅。您在此声明并保证，您已年满18岁，并拥有同意本标准条款所需的法律行为、权利能力、权力和权威，并且您是：
- 从您开始订阅报刊第一个月后，您的订阅每月会自动续约直到您向我们通知停止订阅服务。若您要停止订阅，请于30天前以书面通知邮寄到Customer Service, Circulation, Singapore Press Holdings Limited. 1000 Toa Payoh North Annexe Level 6, News Centre Singapore 318994。如果您的合约最短订阅期尚未到期，您必须支付行政费、合约取消等其它费用。
- 您可通过我们的网站 www.sphsubscription.com.sg登录(点击”My Services”中的”Temporary Stop”)进行暂停派送印刷版报纸服务(简称”暂停派报服务”)。您同意这项暂停派报服务 (a) 是报业控股提供便利之服务且保有最终决定处理权 (b) 至少需在3个工作天前(不包含星期六、日及公共假期)完成暂停派报 (c)且每次至少暂停3天以上及最多不超过30天。
SPH 可随时修改列在 http://sph.com.sg/legal/sph_privacy.html 的隐私权政策条款，并且将隐私权政策条款纳入标准订阅条款与条件，作为参考;
SPH及其相关公司（统称“ SPH集团”）收集，使用和披露您的个人数据，以处理您的订阅申请并向您提供所订阅的报刊及服务。这些目的已在SPH隐私权政策中阐明，并且 SPH 可随时修改列在 http://sph.com.sg/legal/sph_privacy.html 的隐私权政策条款。
SPH 可随时修改列在 http://sph.com.sg/legal/member_conditions.html 的SPH会员条款与条件，并且将SPH会员条款与条件纳入标准订阅条款与条件，作为参考。您已同意SPH对于您的订阅有关或与之相关的所有事宜或纠纷以及与之相关的任何其他事宜（包括但不限于付款，派送，促销或资格要求）的决定都是最终决定。如果标准订阅条款与条件与SPH会员条款与条件发生冲突，则以标准订阅条款与条件为准。
- SPH 可以通过在其网站上发布通知（“通知”），向任何受让人（“受让人”）分配和转让（视情况而定）其与您的订阅有关的所有权利、利益、义务和责任，包括这些标准条款与条款和关于任何促销、比赛、幸运抽奖和订阅配套（不包括在此类转让和转让之前产生的 SPH 的任何权利、利益、义务和/或责任）的条款与条件，受让人包括（i）全资拥有SPHL的子公司； (ii) 报业传媒有限公司； (iii) 将在通知中确定的每种情况下，将全部或大部分收购 SPHL 和/或其子公司目前经营的媒体业务的其他实体。无需任何同意或任何进一步通知，以及您和/或受让人的确认或行动。
- 您同意，自通知中指定的日期起，(i) SPH 将被完全解除并免除与您的订阅有关的所有权利、利益、义务和责任，包括这些标准条款与条款和关于任何促销、比赛、幸运抽奖和订阅配套（不包括在此类转让和转让之前产生的 SPH 的任何权利、利益、义务和/或责任）的条款与条件），以及 (ii) 所有此类权利、利益、义务和责任应由并归属于受让人，受让人已在您的订阅条款中指定，包括这些标准条款以及任何促销、比赛、幸运抽奖和订阅配套的条款与条件，以取代 SPH。
- 更多关于订阅细节，请参考 https://www.sphsubscription.com.sg