NEW FACILITY IMPLEMENTATION: PERMISSION TO WORK FOR FOREIGN PROFESSIONALS WITH SOCIAL VISIT PASS (PLS@XPATS)
31 October 2022
Dear Valued Clients,
We refer to the announcement made by the Immigration Department of Malaysia (JIM) dated 3 October 2022 (Monday); JIM implemented a new facility for foreign professionals to apply to Work with maximum of (30) days Social Visit Pass (PLS@XPATS) from the date of arrival to Malaysia.
The condition of this facility is applicable for the execution of critical works in selected sectors as follows:
b)Government-Linked Company (GLC); and
c) Private Sector
Permitted Sectors Category:
a)Security & Defence
d)Health & Medical
e)Oil, Gas & Energy
f)Finance & Banking
g)Electrical & Electronics
h)Wholesale & Retail
o)Information, Technology & Infrastructure
The hiring company may submit the application through Immigration online system via https://mtp.imi.gov.my/plsXpats. The processing charter is Three (3) Working Days upon complete document submission.
The Permission to Work with a maximum of (30) days Social Visit Pass (PLS@XPATS) will be endorsed at the Immigration Entry Point, subject to the Approval Letter.
For more information, please refer to the:
2.Frequently Asked Question (FAQ)
Alternatively, please e-mail email@example.com for any inquiries related to this new facility.