Section 8: Passes Issued Upon Arrival

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Section 8: Passes Issued Upon Arrival

PKFZ Rules & Regulation
Section 8: 
Passes Issued Upon Arrival

8.2.0
Passes Issued Upon Arrival
8.2.1

The types of passes are:

  • Visit Pass (Temporary Employment)
    Issued to persons who enter the country to take up employment for less than 24 months or earn a monthly income of less than RM2,500
  • Employment Pass
    Issued to foreigners who enter the country to take up employment for a minimum period of 2 years and earn a monthly income of not less than RM2,500.
  • Visit Pass (Professional)
    Issued to foreigners who wish to enter the country for the purpose of engaging in a short-term contract with any agency. The eligibility categories are artistes, filming, researchers recognized by the Malaysian government, members of an International Organisation, volunteers, invited lecturers/speakers, religious purposes, experts in the installation or maintenance of machines/computers, trainees or technical trainees. The validity of the pass varies but it does not exceed 12 months at any one time.
  • Dependant’s Pass
    Issued to wives and children of foreigners who have been issued with an employment pass. This pass may be applied for together with the application for an employment pass or after the employment pass is approved.