Beginning October 1, Malaysia will require e-filing for its Professional Visit Pass (PVP) applications. PVP holders may work in Malaysia for up to 12 months while remaining on foreign payroll, but they must be sponsored by a registered Malaysian company.

This filing change also applies to companies under Malaysia’s Multimedia Development Corporation (MDeC) that have MSC Malaysia status. These companies had previously been able to file PVP applications with the e-Xpats Service Center and must now register with the Expatriate Services Division (ESD).

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