Connecticut, US

May 24 2016

Employment Pass Applicants to be Subject to Additional Fees

Malaysia

Malaysia

MYXpats Centre will be introducing non-refundable application fees for Employment Pass, Dependant Pass and Social Visit Pass applications submitted through the Expatriates Service Division (ESD) portal on or after June 1, 2016.  Applicants must pay the non-refundable application fees online prior to application submission.

New and renewal applications will be subject to the following fees, which include tax: 
 
Employment Pass applications: RM 318
Dependant and Social Visit Pass applications: RM 74.20
 
These fees apply in additional to government application fees imposed by the Immigration Department of Malaysia. 
 
What This Means for Employers 
 
Employers whose Employment Pass and related applications are submitted through the ESD portal should consider the additional fees in their budgets.
 
The cost of Fragomen’s related immigration services will not change since the new fees will be charged as disbursements.  
 
This alert is for informational purposes only. If you have any questions, please contact the global immigration professional with whom you work at Fragomen or send an email to fragomen.malaysia@fragomen.com.