16th August 2016
Dear valued clients,
Effective from 1st September 2016, following are the new updates that will be implemented:
For any Immigration matters, passport validity must be 12 months and above during Endorsement Stage.
For employment purposes, Employment Pass (EP) Category I, II & III must obtain an Approval Letter before entering Malaysia. The same is applicable for dependents of the EP holder.
All countries that requires visa must obtain an Approval Letter and Visa/Visa with Reference (VDR) from any Malaysian Embassies/High Commissions/Consulate General abroad.
3.Reference Visa (VDR)
Existing pass holder as mentioned below is required to exit Malaysia and collect Reference Visa (VDR):
4.Cooling off period
Existing pass holder as mentioned below is required to exit Malaysia and serve 3 months “Cooling off Period”:
5.Permission to Study for EP holder (Higher Learning – Public/Private University)
Submission of application must be submitted via e-Xpats Service Centre
For child born in Malaysia and obtained passport after 6 months from date of birth, Special Pass from Enforcement Unit of Immigration Putrajaya is required before endorsement of Dependent Pass. Following are the steps:
7.Renewal of Social Visit Pass
Original letter from Commissioner of Oaths and confirmation letter from respective Embassy in Malaysia with regard to latest status (single, unemployed and under custodian of EP holder) is required for every renewal.
Original letter from respective Embassy in Malaysia as proof of relationship is required for every renewal.
Please contact our Helpdesk at 03-8315 3106/3157 or e-mail to [email protected] should you required further assistance.