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Malaysia Visa

Malaysia customs

Free import

• 200 cigarettes or 225g of tobacco. There is no information on age restriction
• 1L of alcohol
• Personal goods
• New and unused items as follows: one pair of new shoes or up to three items (or pairs) of new clothing
• Gifts and souvenirs worth up to RM 400, or if the items are coming from Langkawi, • Pulau Tioman or partnership they cannot exceed RM 500
• Electrical equipment – only one unit of a particular appliance
• Commercially produced foodstuff worth up to RM 75


• Narcotics
• Pornography
• Counterfeit items
• Explosive material


• Live animals – health certificate required along with complete and valid inoculations
• Endangered species and any products or parts thereof as outlined by CITES maybe be brought in only with CITES permission
• Medication – in original packaging and with original labels accompanied by prescription or medical certificate
• Weapons and ammunition permissible only with authorisation. Contact nearest embassy for more information
• Currency – any negotiable instruments exceeding US$ 10,000 or foreign currency equivalent needs to be declared to the customs. Local currency exceeding RM 1,000 can be brought in only with permission from Controller of Office Exchange