Regions of Singapore

The Urban Authority of Singapore (URA) has categorized Singapore into 5 regions for urban planning purposes, namely Central Region, North Region, North-East Region, East Region and West Region. These 5 Regions are further divided up into smaller planning areas.

Regions of Singapore

Central Region

The Central Region can be divided into 2 sub-regions i.e. the Core Central Region (CCR) and the Rest of Central Region (RCR)

Core Central Region

Core Central Region

Core Central Region

The Core Central Region comprises of the following areas:

  • Downtown Core (Marina Bay, Marina Centre, Raffles Place, Tanjong Pagar)
  • Outram
  • Sentosa
  • Rochor
  • Orchard
  • Newton
  • River Valley
  • Bukit Timah
  • Holland Road
  • Tanglin
  • Novena
  • Thomson

 

Rest of Central Region

The Rest of Central Region comprises of the following areas:

  • Bishan
  • Bukit Merah
  • Geylang
  • Kallang
  • Marine Parade
  • Queenstown
  • Southern Islands (except Sentosa)
  • Toa Payoh

 

North Region

The North Region consists of the following areas:

  • Central Water Catchment
  • Lim Chu Kang
  • Mandai
  • Sembawang
  • Simpang
  • Sungei Kadut
  • Woodlands
  • Yishun

North East Region

The North-East Region consists of the following areas:

  • Ang Mo Kio
  • Hougang
  • North-Eastern Islands
  • Punggol
  • Seletar
  • Sengkang (Sengkang New Town, Rivervale, Compassvale, Buangkok, Anchorvale, Fernvale, Jalan Kayu)
  • Serangoon

 

East Region

The East Region consists of the following areas:

  • Bedok
  • Changi
  • Changi Bay
  • Paya Lebar
  • Pasir Ris
  • Tampines

 

West Region

The West Region consists of the following areas:

  • Bukit Batok
  • Bukit Panjang
  • Boon Lay
  • Pioneer
  • Choa Chu Kang
  • Clementi
  • Jurong East
  • Jurong West
  • Tengah
  • Tuas
  • Western Islands
  • Western Water Catchment
  • Benoi
  • Ghim Moh
  • Gul
  • Pandan Gardens
  • Jurong Island
  • Kent Ridge
  • Nanyang
  • Pioneer
  • Pasir Laba
  • Teban Gardens
  • Toh Tuck
  • Tuas South
  • West Coast