Last Revised Date: 30 September 2022

Consultation Paper on Proposed Amendments to the Business Trusts Act

MAS is consulting on proposed amendments to the Business Trusts Act (Cap. 31A) (“BTA”).


The proposed amendments mainly seek to align the BTA with the Companies (Amendment) Act 2014, the Companies (Amendment) Act 2017 and the regulatory regime for REITs, and to streamline and clarify regulatory requirements in response to industry feedback.


MAS invites comments from interested parties on the proposals set out in the consultation paper.
Consultation Number:
Start Date:
19 November 2021
Closing Date:
27 December 2021
MAS Response Date:
30 September 2022
Response date: 30 Sep 2022
The consultation response was published on 30 September 2022.