Date Updated

01/14/2022

  • COVID-19 Testing Requirements Vaccinated or Recovered Travelers

    • COVID-19 self-testing is required for travelers traveling under the Vaccinated Travel Lane (VTL) between Singapore and Malaysia on the 2nd, 4th and 6th days upon arrival in Malaysia. RT-PCR Covid-19 screening must be conducted on the 3rd and 5th day upon arrival.

    • Negative RT-PCR Covid-19 screening test results must be completed no earlier than 72 hours prior to arrival in Malaysia.

    • Except for travelers travelling from Australia, United States, United Kingdom, Norway, France, Denmark, Canada, Nigeria, India, Saudi Arabia, Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia, Zimbabwe and Malawi, the negative RT-PCR Covid-19 screening test results must be completed no earlier than 48 hours prior to arrival in Malaysia.

    • RT-PCR COVID-19 testing is required for all travelers upon arrival at the port of entry in Malaysia.

    • Additional RT-PCR COVID-19 testing on day 5 or 8 of quarantine is required for Malaysians and travelers traveling from Australia, United States, United Kingdom, Norway, France, Denmark, Canada, Nigeria, India, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia, Zimbabwe and Malawi. Risk assessment on day 7 or 10 of quarantine will be made by the Ministry of Health and if traveler is symptomatic, the quarantine period will be extended.

    • Daily RTK-Ag self-test during quarantine and report test result on government's application (MySejahtera) for travelers traveling from the United Kingdom.

    • There is no health certificate requirement in Malaysia. Non-vaccinated Travelers

    • Negative RT-PCR Covid-19 screening test results must be completed no earlier than 72 hours prior to arrival in Malaysia.

    • Except for travelers travelling from Australia, United States, United Kingdom, Norway, France, Denmark, Canada, Nigeria, India, Saudi Arabia, Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia, Zimbabwe and Malawi, the negative RT-PCR Covid-19 screening test results must be completed no earlier than 48 hours prior to arrival in Malaysia.

    • RT-PCR COVID-19 testing is required for all travelers upon arrival at the port of entry in Malaysia.

    • Additional RT-PCR COVID-19 testing on day 5 or 8 of quarantine is required for Malaysians and travelers traveling from Australia, United States, United Kingdom, Norway, France, Denmark, Canada, Nigeria, India, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia, Zimbabwe and Malawi. Risk assessment on day 7 or 10 of quarantine will be made by the Ministry of Health and if traveler is symptomatic, the quarantine period will be extended.

    • Daily RTK-Ag self-test during quarantine and report test result on government's application (MySejahtera) for travelers traveling from the United Kingdom.

    • There is no health certificate requirement in Malaysia. Quarantine Requirements Vaccinated or Recovered Travelers

    • Fully vaccinated and those who have been infected with COVID-19 within 11 to 60 days before departure to Malaysia are exempted from mandatory quarantine.

    • The VTL allows travelers who have been in Singapore in the 14 consecutive days before departing for Malaysia, who have completed a full regimen of a COVID-19 vaccine recognized by the Ministry of Health of Malaysia, to enter Malaysia without quarantine upon arrival.
    - All other entry requirements still apply, except the need for a MyTravelPass.
    - The VTL applies to Malaysians, including long-term pass holders and short-term visitors (business and official purposes only).
    - The government has temporarily suspended ticket sales for land and air VTL until January 20, 2022. Non-vaccinated Travelers

    • All other travelers to Malaysia must undergo a 7 to 10-day mandatory quarantine at a governmentdesignated facility immediately following arrival in Malaysia.

    • In limited instances, individuals may apply in advance to undergo home quarantine.

    • Travelers returning from Saudi Arabia for pilgrimage purposes will need to be quarantined at a government-designated facility.


  • • As Malaysia progresses through the four-phase National Recovery Plan, each phase will be announced by the government as it occurs. All states are currently in Phase-4 of the National Recovery Plan.

    • Government offices, including the immigration department, are operational but delays can be expected in processing times. Travel Restrictions

    • Foreign nationals and their dependents, including foreign domestic helpers to foreign nationals who hold a valid long-term pass and approved pass of the following categories are exempted from obtaining the MYEntry/MYTravelPass from the Director-General of Immigration prior to entry:
    - Residence Pass-Talent (RP-T) and their dependent/s
    - Employment Pass (Category EP I, II and III) ;
    - Professional Visit Pass (PVP);
    - Dependent Pass for all categories of foreign nationals;
    - Long Term Social Visit Pass (LT-SVP) for all categories of foreign nationals; and
    - Foreign maids to foreign nationals for all categories.

    • The exemption is not applicable for short-term business travelers, Diplomats and foreign staff of Embassies including their dependents and their new foreign domestic helpers.

    • Entry ban for tourists and foreign visitors until further notice.

    • Travel ban to Saudi Arabia for pilgrimage purposes.


  • • Physical viewing is possible, however it is subject to building management's approval.
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  • Schools are open
  • Most businesses are open. Malls, retail outlets, hotels, food outlets (for dine in) are all open for those that are fully vaccinated. Interstate travel is also allowed
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  • Household Goods

    Survey (Video/In-person)
    • Video

    Packing/Delivery Services (After Customs Clearance) Available?
    • Malaysia EMCO extended from July 3 to 16. Given the rise of number in Klang Valley, is date was imposed on several localities including i KL and Mukim in Selangor beginning July 3. With this EMCO implementation, all roads in affected will be closed and guarded by Police. All residents in the EMCO areas are not allowed to leave their home except one person each household to buy basic necessities within 10 km of their home. Location details please check with us. Due to affected areas, expect delays in response. As of 6 July, we checked with the Police Station again, they confirmed we can carry out our packing and delivery jobs provided client applies the permit from the nearest police station. Once approved, we can carry out the job anytime. • With other interstate jobs, business is as usual.

    Freight Availability/Cost
    Air - Omicron spread is impacting the airfreight market with many flight cancellations

    Sea - Congestion in Port Kelang causing some issues with import and export cargo being accessed at the terminal. Need to plan and book up to 6 weeks in advance to get the contract rates. Spot market to Europe starting to open up with reductions in freight.

    Road Availability
    • Operations Packing and Delivery Service business as usual for logistics industry. We are required to have an approbal letter from Employer on hand as well as adhere to SOP and precautionary measures in case there's road block. Local Interstate Travel Ban Till May 17,2021.

    Can packing/delivery take place without customer, or nominated representative?
    • No

Entry Restrictions

Entry Prohibited

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