RE-OPENING OF COUNTER SERVICES AT ESD PUTRAJAYA AND MYXPATS CENTRE
02 August 2021
On Monday, 2 August 2021, the counter services at Expatriate Services Division (ESD), Putrajaya and MYXpats Centre at Mutiara Damansara will resume operation with minimal support for MYHelp appointments only.
EXTENSION OF ENHANCED MOVEMENT CONTROL ORDER (EMCO) BY THE GOVERNMENT OF MALAYSIA FROM 18 JULY TO 31 JULY 2021
17 July 2021
On 16 July 2021, the Government of Malaysia announced that several areas in the Klang Valley will undergo an extension of the Enhanced Movement Control Order (EMCO) from 18 July to 31 July 2021.
ENHANCED MOVEMENT CONTROL ORDER (EMCO) BY THE GOVERNMENT OF MALAYSIA
02 July 2021
On 1 July 2021, the Government of Malaysia announced that several areas in the Klang Valley will undergo the Enhanced Movement Control Order (EMCO) from 3 - 16 July 2021.
EXTENSION OF PHASE 1 LOCKDOWN BY THE GOVERNMENT OF MALAYSIA
29 June 2021
On 27 June 2021, the Government of Malaysia announced an extension of the Phase 1 Lockdown from 29 June 2021 until further notice.
ENHANCEMENT OF THE RENEWAL PROCESS FOR EMPLOYMENT PASS (EP)
25 June 2021
The Immigration Department of Malaysia is pleased to announce an update to the renewal process for the Employment Pass (EP). This update, effective from 1 July 2021 onwards, will be applicable for expatriates who will remain in Malaysia and wish to proceed with the EP renewal for the same position in the same company.
TOTAL LOCKDOWN (EXTENDED) BY THE GOVERNMENT OF MALAYSIA, 15 - 28 JUNE 2021
14 June 2021
On 11 June 2021, Government of Malaysia announced an extension of the Total Lockdown from 15 - 28 June 2021.
TOTAL LOCKDOWN (PHASE ONE) BY THE GOVERNMENT OF MALAYSIA FROM 1 JUNE TO 14 JUNE 2021
31 May 2021
We refer to the announcement made by the Prime Minister of Malaysia on 28 May 2021.
The Government of Malaysia will implement a "Total Lockdown - Phase One" from 1 - 14 June 2021.
ALERT: MISREPRESENTATION RELATING TO ESD & MYXPATS CENTRE
27 May 2021
Please be advised that both Expatriate Service Division (ESD) and MYXpats Centre (MYXpats) DO NOT appoint nor authorise any third-party individuals or private agency to represent or conduct ANY operations or business dealings on behalf of ESD and MYXpats.
EXIT AND ENTRY PROCEDURES FOR THE COUNTRY OF SRI LANKA, BANGLADESH, PAKISTAN AND NEPAL DURING THE MOVEMENT CONTROL ORDER
20 May 2021
On 5th May 2021, the Senior Minister of Defence issued a media statement on the following procedures:
1. Implementation of temporary flight restrictions for Exit and Entry from ...
REQUIREMENT REMOVAL: LETTER OF UNDERTAKING (LOU) AT INTERNATIONAL ENTRY POINTS FOR TRAVELLERS
04 May 2021
On behalf of the Government of Malaysia and the National Disaster Management Agency (NADMA), we are pleased to inform that the requirement of the Letter of Undertaking (LOU) document at International Entry Points has been revoked effective 1 st May 2021.
EXIT AND ENTRY PROCEDURES FOR THE COUNTRY OF INDIA DURING THE MOVEMENT CONTROL ORDER
04 May 2021
On 26 th April 2021, the Senior Minister of Defence issued a media statement on the following procedures:
1. Implementation of temporary flight restrictions for Exit and Entry from country of India will be imposed on
OPERATION HOURS DURING RAMADAN 2021
12 April 2021
Kindly note the MYXpats Centre operation hours for the month of Ramadan, from Tuesday 13 April 2021 to Wednesday 12 May 2021.
DIRECTIVE FROM THE DEPARTMENT OF LABOUR OF PENINSULAR MALAYSIA. REQUIREMENT TO REGISTER AND UPDATE WORKPLACE AND EMPLOYMENT INFORMATION
23 March 2021
Please be informed that all employers who wish to hire and employ any workers are REQUIRED to update the work locations and employment information via this link, within 90 days from the date of commencement of operations/ business or acquisition of a business or change of name/ business location (Section 63A of Employment Act 1955).
INTRODUCTION OF E-SPECIAL PASS (ESP) FOR THE RENEWAL OF EMPLOYMENT PASS
12 March 2021
The Immigration Department of Malaysia is pleased to introduce the e-Special Pass (eSP) submission through Expatriate Service Division (ESD) online. This process is currently ONLY applicable to Employment Pass renewal application submission through ESD online, and takes effect from 15 March 2021 onwards.
REGISTRATION OF COMPANY IN ESD: ROLLOUT PROCESS DURING MOVEMENT CONTROL ORDER
19 January 2021
Kindly be informed of the following process that takes effect from 13 January 2021 to the period when the Movement Control Order (MCO) is lifted.
UPDATE: OPERATIONS DURING THE MOVEMENT CONTROL ORDER FROM 13 TO 26 JANUARY 2021
14 January 2021
Expatriates with expired passes from 1 January 2020 and are currently in Malaysia are allowed to leave the country within 14 working days upon the end of the Movement Control Order(MCO), without having to apply for any special passes or obtain prior approval from the Malaysian authorities.
OPERATIONS DURING THE MOVEMENT CONTROL ORDER FROM 13 TO 26 JANUARY 2021
12 January 2021
We refer to the announcement by the Prime Minister of Malaysia regarding the reinstatement of the Movement Control Order (MCO) in five states and Federal Territories beginning 13 January 2021.