TR 42:2015 (2023)

Facility design guidelines for acute general hospitals


This Technical Reference specifies the general requirements for basic space and design planning of acute general hospitals in Singapore.

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




Status Confirmed
Edition 2015 (2023)
No. of Pages 133
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 -