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Visa applications / entry requirements: Malaysia



all federal states, regardless of the applicant's place of residence


November 2020
All travelers are obliged to register the quarantine hotel using the "MySejahtera" APP.

You can find more information on this and the current entry requirements here.


German citizens do not need a visa for a stay of up to 90 days if they are traveling for tourist or business reasons. The visa is issued upon entry.

Technicians and fitters must apply for a visa in advance.


  • Visa application
    see right

  • passport
    in the original, must be valid for at least 6 months after the end of the trip

  • Passport photo
    in the original, biometric, photo requirements

  • Work permit
    from Malaysia, see explanation below

  • Broadcast letter
    of the employer in Germany, with details of the salary (sample)

  • Proof of entry and exit
    e.g. flight reservation

  • COVID-19 test + quarantine confirmation
    via the platform m (sample)

  • Hotel booking

  • Yellow fever vaccination
    required for some nationalities

    Non-German applicants:
  • current registration certificate (if you are an EU citizen) or
  • Copy of the residence permit for Germany (if not an EU citizen)


The inviting Malaysian company must submit an application for a work permit to the responsible immigration authority of the Malaysian Ministry of Foreign Affairs (
Only after this work permit has been issued does the responsible consular mission receive approval to issue the relevant visa.

PROCESSING TIME (no guarantee)
approx. a week if you have a work permit

Embassy website:

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Please enclose the SERVISUM order form with all regular visa applications.

You need Adobe Reader to display the PDF documents. You can find the current version here.

When placing an order, please enclose this SERVISUM order form. Not necessary when applying for an e-Visa.

You can place an order for a pre-check and / or for the pick-up of your documents via our Visa Finder.