Toa Payoh

Toa Payoh is a planning area and matured residential town located in the northern part of the Central Region of . Toa Payoh planning area borders and to the north, the Central Water Catchment to the northwest, to the south, to the southeast, to the west and to the east.

Landmarks in the Area

The Toa Payoh Public Library, formerly Toa Payoh Community Library and Toa Payoh Branch Library is an established library located in the Town Centre, , opened on 7 February 1974. Photo: Sengkang, Copyrighted free use.

Shopping mall
The Housing & Development Board is the statutory board of the Ministry of National Development responsible for public housing in Singapore.

Metro station
Toa Payoh MRT station is an underground Mass Rapid Transit station on the North South line in , . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.5.

Sports centre
The Toa Payoh Swimming Complex is located in the heart of a residential community in .

Localities in the Area

Whampoa is a housing estate located in the subzone of Balestier, which is a part of planning area in , as defined by the Urban Redevelopment Authority. is situated 1¼ km southeast of Toa Payoh.

Bishan, also known as either Bishan New Town or Bishan Town, is a planning area and matured residential town located at the northernmost portion of the Central Region of . is situated 2 km north of Toa Payoh. Photo: Chensiyuan, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Potong Pasir is a housing estate located between and Sennett Estate in the Central Region of Singapore. is situated 2 km east of Toa Payoh. Photo: Terence, CC BY 2.5.

Novena is a planning area located within the Central Region of Singapore. is situated 2 km southwest of Toa Payoh.

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