1. Malaysian nationals
planning to travel overseas are advised to enquire about
at the High Commission, Embassy or Consulate of their country of
Visa requirements may vary depending on the purpose and the
length of stay. Regulations are also liable to change, sometimes at short
notice. Information on
visa requirements for traveling (by country) is
available in this web site under the topic
Malaysian Visa - Visa
Requirement (Malaysian to Oversea).
2. Apart from visa, it is also important to ensure that:
2.1 Place and country of destination is safe to visit.
2.2 Validity date of passport is more than six months from date of travel.
2.3 Passport/self-identification document as well as the name, address and
telephone number of next-of-kin are available and kept safely while
3. On arrival at the destination, Malaysians who are planning to stay for
more than 3 months in the foreign country are required to register at the
Malaysian Mission. Registration can be made by telephone, fax,
e-mail or by visiting the
Address, telephone number and e-mail of
Malaysian Mission are available as well as in
this web site under the topic of
Malaysian Embassies Consulates Abroad.
4. For some countries, upon arrival, travelers may be required to produce a
World Health Organization approved International Inoculation Certificate.
Presently, the yellow fever vaccine is the only vaccine that could be
required. However, a few countries might demand proof that travelers have
been inoculated against other diseases. To check on information regarding
any disease outbreaks in a country overseas and the relevant inoculate
Ministry of Health
Bahagian Kawalan Penyakit (Cawangan Penyakit Berjangkit)
Unit Kesihatan Antarabangsa
Aras 3, Blok E10, Kompleks E, Presint 1
Pusat Pentadbiran Kerajaan Persekutuan,
Telephone No. : 03-88834421