Since Covid-19 has around the travelling become limited, most countries disallowed traveling to control the spread of the disease around the world. The safest thing to do is stay home, but on another hand, Malaysia opens their borders for supporting the economy of the country.
There are categories for entering Malaysia mentioned below:
1- Malaysian are allowed to return to Malaysia.
2- Foreigners with Permanent Resident status are allowed to enter Malaysia.
3- Diplomat and Dependent of Foreign Mission in Malaysia are to enter Malaysia.
4- Expatriates and their dependents, including foreign maids to expatriates who are holding a valid long-term pass and/or has obtained pass approval application to enter Malaysia. The application made through MYEntry system in ESD https://esd.imi.gov.my/portal/
5- The category of the pass are as follows:
- Residence Pass-Talent (RP-T) and their dependent/s
- Employment Pass (Category EP I, II and III)
- Professional Visit Pass (PVP)
- Dependent Pass to expatriate for all categories
- Long Term Social Visit Pass (LT-SVP) to expatriate for all categories
- Foreign Maid to expatriate for all categories
6- Malaysia My Second Home (MM2H) Pass Holders
7- Student Pass Holders
8- Medical Tourism – Malaysia Healthcare Travel Council (MHTC)
9- Other Long-Term Social Visit Pass (LTSVP) (Resident Pass / Temporary Employment Visit Pass (PLKS) / Professional Visit Pass (PVP/PLIK) / Dependent Pass to the LTVP Holders
10- Oil and Gas workers and Seafarers