Mandatory BIM e-Submission

  • From 1 July 2013, all architectural plans, starting with first DC submission to URA, for new building projects with gross floor area (GFA) of 20,000 sq. m. and above are to be submitted in BIM format for regulatory approval;
  • From 1 July 2014, all engineering plans, starting with first submission of the project, for new building projects with gross floor area (GFA) of 20,000 sq. m. and above are to be submitted in BIM format for regulatory approval;
  • From 1 July 2015, all plans, starting with first submission of the project, for new building projects with gross floor area (GFA) of 5,000 sq. m. and above are to be submitted in BIM format for regulatory approval.

BCA will be conducting free monthly briefing sessions by discipline to explain the details of the BIM e-submission templates and guidelines. The scheduled dates for the briefings are as follows:

Architectural BIM e-Submission Briefing
**ONLY those who have yet to attend the architectural BIM e-Submission briefing in 2012 need to register
Date Venue Time
7-June-2013 (Friday) MND Auditorium, MND Complex (Annex A), Maxwell Road 2.30pm-5.30pm
Please send your registration by e-mail to soon_lay_kuan@bca.gov.sg one week before date of briefing.
MEP BIM e-Submission Briefing
Date Venue Time
12/04/2013 BCA Academy, Blk B, Level 2, IT Lab 3 9:00am to 11 :30am
10/05/2013 BCA Academy, Blk B, Level 2, IT Lab 3 9:00am to 11 :30am
21/06/2013 BCA Academy, Blk B, Level 2, IT Lab 3 9:00am to 11 :30am
Please send your registration by e-mail to liu_ziwen@bca.gov.sg.
Structural BIMe-Submission Briefing
Date Venue Time
12/04/2013 BCA Academy, Blk B, Level 2, IT Lab 3 3:00pm to 6:00pm
10/05/2013 BCA Academy, Blk B, Level 2, IT Lab 3 3:00pm to 6:00pm
21/06/2013 BCA Academy, Blk B, Level 2, IT Lab 3 3:00pm to 6:00pm
Please send your registration by e-mail to sonny_andalis@bca.gov.sg.

For MEP & Structural Briefings:

  1. Each company is allowed to send no more than 3 staff per session.
  2. Please do sign up early as seats will be allocated on a first-come-first-served basis.

For further enquiry and clarification on the BIM e-Submission, please email to angella_chan@bca.gov.sg.