Notices
Last Revised Date: 31 August 2020

Notice 610 Submission of Statistics and Returns

Requirements for banks on submitting returns to MAS, including reporting forms, completion notes and submission timeframe.

This notice requires all banks in Singapore to submit to MAS:

  • Monthly statement of assets and liabilities.
  • Monthly return on foreign exchange business transacted.
  • Quarterly return on classified exposures and collateral value of housing loans.

 

Note on revised MAS Notice 610:

MAS has issued a revised MAS Notice 610 that will take effect from 1 July 2021. Notice 610 dated 18 Aug 2020  (73.7 KB)and Reporting Template 610 dated 24 Jan 2020  (2.53 MB)set out the reporting requirements of the revised Notice

For further guidance on data definition and reporting treatment in relation to the revised MAS Notice 610, please refer to Guidelines for Notice 610 and 1003 dated 18 Aug 2020 (323.7 KB) and Frequently Asked Questions (18 Aug 2020) (883.6 KB).

 

For submission of the revised MAS Notice 610 through the Data Collection Gateway, please refer to the following documents:

XML schema submission format

Notice 610 - XML Schema for Appendix B1 Annex 1 (Version 1.0) Dec 2019 (ZIP, 23.3 KB)

 

Notice 610 - XML Schema (Version 1.1) Jun 2020 (ZIP, 65.8 KB)

 

Notice 610 - XML Schema (Version 2.0) Aug 2020 (ZIP, 64.8 KB)

 

For information on the data field labels used in the XML schema for each input cell, please refer to XML Schema - Excel Submission Template Mapping (1.76 MB).

Excel file submission format

Notice 610 - Excel Submission Template (Version 2.0) Feb 2020 (1.21 MB) - Cells highlighted in yellow are those that have been updated since Version 1.0 of the Excel Submission template.

 

Notice 610 - Excel Submission Template (Version 2.1) Aug 2020 (1.36 MB)

 

Notice 610 - Excel Submission Template for Appendix B1 Annex 1 (Version 1.0) Dec 2019 (47.6 KB)

Sample XML Files 

Sample XML File Aug 2020 (ZIP, 86.8 KB)

 

Sample XML File for B1_1 Aug 2020 (ZIP, 451 B)

Business validation rules

Notice 610 - Business Validation Rules in DCG (Version 1.1) Aug 2020 (643.6 KB)

List of upcoming changes to submission template/XSD/validation rules  List of upcoming changes (Nov 2020) (14.9 KB)
Instructions for preparing XML or Excel submission files Instructions for Preparing Submissions Files (38.2 KB)

 

Amendment Notes

18 Aug 2020
MAS Notice 610 (Amendment No. 2) 2020 (78.6 KB) with effect from 18 August 2020.

24 Jan 2020
MAS Notice 610 (Amendment) 2020 (1.91 MB)with effect from 24 January 2020. 

17 Jan 2019
MAS Notice 610 (Amendment 2019) (1.75 MB) takes effect from the monthly returns for January 2019 and the quarterly return for the quarter ending March 2019.

22 Jan 2018
MAS Notice 610 (Amendment) 2018 (1.29 MB) takes effect on the following dates:

 

(a) In the case of a bank that has its annual period commencing on or before 22 January, with immediate effect;

(b) In the case of a bank that has its annual period commencing after 22 January, with effect from the day on which that annual period commences in 2018. 

08 May 2013
MAS Notice 610 (Amendment) 2013 takes effect from the monthly returns for July 2013 and the quarterly return for the quarter ending 30 September 2013.
13 Feb 2012
MAS Notice 610 (Amendment) 2012 takes effect from the monthly returns for March 2012 and the quarterly return for the quarter ending 31 March 2012.
01 Jul 2005
MAS Notice 610 (Amendment) 2005 takes effect.

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