There are generally 3 standard formats (see items 1 to 3 in the table below) prescribed by HDB which do not require HDB’s prior approval, and you should inform your Lawyer of the purpose or purposes for the Power of Attorney.

Purpose(s) for Power of Attorney HDB’s Approval Required ?
1. Sale, Subletting & General Management No
2. Purchase, Subletting & General Management No
3. Subletting & General Management Only No
4. Selective Enbloc Redevelopment Scheme (Sers) Yes