There are 3 simple processes a business requires to follow in order to get work authorizations:
1. Before applying– examine eligibility
Prior to applying for a work permit, foreigners should get a task deal letter in the country from a sponsoring business. Requirements are various for each classification of work permit. However, candidates should hold a passport legitimate for at least 18 months.
Other kinds of work allows for foreigners in Malaysia:
A Professional Visit Pass (PVP).
A PVP is provided to foreigners who offer services to a Malaysian business on behalf of an abroad company on a momentary basis, normally up to 12 months. Under the PVP, immigrants are still utilized by their business in their house nation. The application to the MID need to be submitted by the Malaysian business prior to the entry into Malaysia.
Home Pass-Talent (RP-T).
This is a 10-year sustainable pass issued by TalentCorp Malaysia and MID for highly certified immigrants to continue residing and working in Malaysia.
An experienced foreigner can obtain the RP-T if he/she has fulfilled the following criteria:.
has actually worked for a minimum of 3 years in Malaysia.
holds a legitimate Employment Pass (EP) at the time of application.
earns a basic month-to-month wage of minimum RM15,000 in Malaysia.
has a Malaysian income tax file number and has paid income tax for at least 2 years.
holds a PhD/Master’s/ Bachelor’s Degree or Diploma in any discipline from an acknowledged university or a professional/competency certificate from a recognised expert institute.
has at least 5 years of work experience.
2. Make an application for an expatriate work pass– by means of Expatriate Services Division (ESD) online system.
Upon the verification of both company’s and employee’s requirements fulfilment, business can proceed to obtain the go by developing an account online and perform the rest of the application treatment.
3. After expatriate work pass application’s approval– endorse passport and collect employment pass.
When the approval for the application of the work pass is offered on the ESD online system, you will require to endorse your passport and collect the working permit at any MYXpats centre in Malaysia.