Often the first touch point for visitors to Singapore, tourist guides are important ambassadors in ensuring a high quality and unforgettable experience for our visitors.
As Singapore's tourism landscape evolves, tourist guides are also expected to deliver a more differentiated experience to meet the changing expectations and profile of visitors.
STB works closely with industry stakeholders to develop capabilities while maintaining a relevant licensing and regulatory environment.
STB supports tourist guides' role in delivering bespoke experience expected of a world-class tourist destination in the following ways:
Identifying training opportunities to raise tourist guide capabilities;
Raising the professionalism of tourist guides through collaboration efforts with industry associations;
Ensuring that the licensing regime for tourist guides remain relevant to the evolving tourism industry; and
Upholding the integrity of the STB Tourism Board Act and Tourist Guide Regulations.