Malaysia Customs, Currency & Airport Tax regulations summary

Customs, Currency & Airport tax

All about Malaysia
Capital city: Kuala Lumpur
Currency: Malaysian Ringgit (MYR)
Local time: GMT + 8
Telephone code: + 60
Bank: Closed on Saturday afternoon and  Sunday. Closed on first and third  Saturday of the month.

Customs Rules

Import regulations:

Free import :- max. 1 liter of wine, spirits or malt liquor;- max. 3 pieces of new wearing apparel;- one pair of new footwear;... More information

Additional Information on regulations:

Duty free allowances are per person only (pooling not allowed). ... More information

Export regulations:

Free export of reasonable quantities of tobacco products and alcoholic beverages. ... More information


Must be older than 3 months of age and require:- Import permit issued by the Malaysian Department Of Veterinary Services; Email: ... More information

Baggage Clearance regulations:

Baggage is cleared at the airport of final destination in Malaysia. Not applicable to baggage of transit passengers:1.... More information

Airport Embarkation Tax

No airport tax is levied on passengers upon embarkation at the airport.... More information

Currency regulations

Currency Import regulations: Local currency (Malaysian Ringgit-MYR) and fore... More information

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