TR 59:2017 (2023)

Facility design guidelines for community hospitals


This Technical Reference specifies the general guidelines for the basic space and design planning of new community hospitals in Singapore.

It provides guidance on the specific needs of related facilities in a community hospital to design consultants and personnel who may be involved in the design, construction, operation and maintenance of the community hospital. It aims to enhance the quality of care by establishing standards to provide suitable living conditions, with considerations of safety, privacy and dignity for the patients, staff and visitors of the community hospital.




Status Confirmed
Edition 2017 (2023)
No. of Pages 44
ICS Classification 11.020 Medical sciences and health care facilities in general
91.040.10 Public buildings
Committee Building and Construction Standards Committee
Available for Purchase Global
Adoption -