18 Jul 2020 12:00:00 AM

Latest Update : 18 July 2020

A. ENTRY PERMISSION FOR EXPATRIATES WITH AN ACTIVE PASS AND APPROVED PASS APPLICATION WHO ARE ABROAD

B. EXIT MALAYSIA AND RETURN PERMISSION WITH AN ACTIVE PASS WHO ARE IN MALAYSIA

1. This is with reference to the latest announcement made on 11 July 2020 pertaining to the Entry
Permission for Expatriates AND Permission to Exit and Return to Malaysia. Please find the below
changes and updates for the following pass categories:  
PASS TYPE  CONDITION
a) Employment Pass Category I (EP I) &
Residence Pass-Talent (RP-T)

b) Dependants & Foreign Maids for
(EP I & RP-T)
EXITED MALAYSIA BEFORE 11 JULY 2020 
and will be returning to Malaysia 
ARE EXEMPTED TO OBTAIN ENTRY PERMISSION from Director General of
Immigration Malaysia (DGIM).

Note: Applicant who has exited/wish to exit
Malaysia after 11 July 2020 MUST obtain
Exit and Return Permission from DGIM.

a) Employment Pass Category II & III
(EP II & EP III)

b) Professional Visit Pass (PVP)

c) Dependants & Foreign Maids for
(EP II & EP III)

d) Long Term Social Visit Pass (LT-SVP) for (EP I, EP II, EP III & RP-T)

REQUIRED TO OBTAIN ENTRY
PERMISSION
from Director General
of Immigration Malaysia (DGIM).

2. The full latest Guidelines for expatriates and its related passes are as below:

A. Entry Permission for Expatriates with An Active Pass and Approved Pass Application who are Abroad. Please refer to Guideline for the Entry of Expatriate.

B. Exit Malaysia and Return with an Active Pass who are in Malaysia. Please refer to Guideline for Exit and Return of Expatriate.

3. All of the permission above in item A and B is to be sent via email to taskforce_esd@imi.gov.my.

4. Please refer to Appendix A for a detailed information.

5. Please refer to Appendix B for a List of Approving and Supporting Agencies.

The Guideline will be EFFECTIVE from 18 July 2020.

Note : The information in this document is subject to change depending on the latest update by the relevant Agencies from the Government of Malaysia. Please refer to our 18 July 2020 announcement for the full guidelines for your reference.