Leader of the Opposition

pritam (2)Mr Pritam Singh

On 11 July 2020, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong announced that Mr Pritam Singh, Secretary-General of the Workers’ Party, was designated Leader of the Opposition of the 14th Parliament of Singapore.

The duties of the Leader of the Opposition includes leading the opposition in presenting alternative views in parliamentary debates on policies, Bills and motions; leading and organising scrutiny of the Government’s positions and actions in Parliament; and being consulted on the appointment of opposition Members to Select Committees, including Standing Select Committees such as the Public Accounts Committee.