Yishun

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Yishun is a planning area and residential town situated in Singapore's North Region in its northeastern area. It has a land area of around 21.24km2, and ranks 8th, 7th and 20th in terms of size, population and density respectively. Yishun planning area is situated north of Ang Mo Kio, northeast of the Central Water Catchment, east of Mandai, south of Simpang and Sembawang, west of Seletar, and northwest of Sengkang.

Yishun is also known as Nee Soon by Teochew dialect, which was named after a Singapore merchant, Lim Nee Soon.

The planning area of Yishun is made up of 9 subzones, namely Yishun Central, Northland, Yishun East, Yishun South, Khatib, Yishun West, Nee Soon, Springleaf and Lower Seletar.

Notable Structures

Education

  • Ahmad Ibrahim Secondary School
  • Chongfu School
  • Chung Cheng High School (Yishun)
  • Huamin Primary School
  • Jiemin Primary School
  • Naval Base Primary School
  • Northbrooks Secondary School
  • Northland Primary School
  • Northland Secondary School
  • North View Primary School
  • Orchid Park Secondary School
  • Naval Base Secondary School
  • Peiying Primary School
  • Yishun Junior College (to be renamed as Yishun Innova Junior College in 2019)
  • Yishun Primary School
  • Yishun Secondary School
  • Yishun Town Secondary School

Transportation

Government-related

  • Chong Pang Community Club
  • Nee Soon Central Community Centre
  • Nee Soon East Community Club
  • Nee Soon South Community Club
  • SAF Medical Training Institute
  • Yishun Public Library

Shopping Centres/Malls

  • Junction Nine
  • Northpoint City
  • Wisteria Mall

Parks

  • Dipterocarp Arboretum
  • Lower Seletar Reservoir Park
  • Nee Soon East Park
  • Springleaf Nature Park
  • Yishun Nature Park
  • Yishun Neighbourhood Park
  • Yishun Pond Park

Main Sports Facilities

  • SAFRA Yishun
  • Yishun ActiveSG Stadium
  • Yishun ActiveSG Swimming Complex

Health

  • Khoo Teck Puat Hospital
  • Yishun Community Hospital

Bus Interchange

Yishun Interchange

Service Destination Notes
39 Tampines Concourse N/A
85 Punggol
103 Serangoon
171 Marina Centre
800 ↺ Sembawang Road
803 ↺ Yishun Avenue 6
804 ↺ Yishun Avenue 11
805 ↺ Yishun Avenue 1
806 ↺ Yishun Avenue 6
807 ↺ Yishun Street 71
811 ↺ Yishun Avenue 5 North Loop
↺ Yishun Avenue 1 South Loop
Boarding point: Blk 201 (Yishun Central)
812 ↺ Yishun Avenue 4 East Loop
↺ Yishun Avenue 3 West Loop
Boarding point: Blk 201 (Yishun Central)
851 Bukit Merah N/A
851e New Bridge Road Express Service
852 Bukit Batok N/A
853 Lorong 1 Geylang Weekdays and Saturdays
(Except Public Holidays)
853# Upper East Coast Sundays and Public Holidays
854 Bedok N/A
854e Weekdays AM Peak
Express Service
855 HarbourFront N/A
856 Woodlands
857 ↺ Suntec City
859 Sembawang Looping point
860 ↺ Yio Chu Kang N/A
AC7 ↺ JB Sentral, Malaysia

Politics

Incumbent Role
Central Singapore CDC
Denise Phua Mayor of Central Singapore CDC
North West CDC
Teo Ho Pin Mayor of North West CDC
Ang Mo Kio GRC
Intan Azura Mokhtar Member of Parliament for Jalan Kayu
Nee Soon GRC
K. Shanmugam Member of Parliament for Chong Pang
Muhammad Faishal Ibrahim Member of Parliament for Nee Soon Central
Louis Ng Member of Parliament for Nee Soon East
Lee Bee Wah Member of Parliament for Nee Soon South
Sembawang GRC
Ong Ye Kung Member of Parliament for Gambas

Links

Planning Areas ViewTalkEdit
Central BishanBukit MerahBukit TimahDowntown Core1GeylangKallangMarina East1Marina South1Marine ParadeMuseum1Newton1NovenaOrchard1Outram1QueenstownRiver Valley1Rochor1Singapore River1Southern IslandsStraits View1TanglinToa Payoh
East BedokChangiChangi BayPasir RisPaya LebarTampines
North Central Water CatchmentLim Chu KangMandaiSembawangSimpangSungei KadutWoodlandsYishun
North-East Ang Mo KioHougangNorth-Eastern IslandsPunggolSeletarSengkangSerangoon
West Boon LayBukit BatokBukit PanjangChoa Chu KangClementiJurong EastJurong WestPioneerTengahTuasWestern IslandsWestern Water Catchment
1: Located within the Central Area