|Opening Ceremony||28 May 1983|
|Closing Ceremony||06 Jun 1983|
The 12th Southeast Asian Games were held in Singapore from 28 May - 6 June 1983.
Scheduled to be hosted by Brunei in accordance to the renewed alphabetical rotation of hosting duties, the 1983 SEA Games were offered to be hosted by Singapore as Brunei prepared for its forthcoming independence from the United Kingdom.
Ceremony venue Singapore National Stadium.