Other Visas


Name of the visa






For who ?


Dependant Pass


• Allows the holder to stay in West Malaysia

• Employment not allowed and requires conversion to Employment Pass

• For social and welfare purposes, the holder may request for special permission to undertake activities from the Immigration Department of Malaysia



• Legal spouse of Employment Pass holder

• Children below 18 years old (biological, stepchild, legally adopted) of Employment Pass holder

• Disabled child regardless of age


Social Visit Pass (Long Term)


• Allows the holder to stay in West Malaysia

• Employment is not allowed and requires conversion to Employment Pass

• One (1) time application and change of partner is not allowed for common law spouse


•  Children above 18 years old to 25 years old ONLY and unmarried of Employment Pass holder

• Parents & Parents-in-law of Employment Pass holder

• Common law spouse of Employment Pass holder can be considered



Social Visit Pass - Internship (SVP-I)



• This facility covers international student’s mobility programs for a period determined by the participant’s eligibility by country for social visit pass; or a maximum period of up to three (3) months. Programs that require more than the maximum period allowed must apply for a Professional Visit Pass.

• Types of programs / activities which are required to apply for this facility include student exchange, industrial / practical training, internship, mentorship and other similar programmes allowed.



 • Hiring company successfully registered with ESD AND

• Any ESD-registered company that intends to undertake short-term placements of international students within their company must apply for permission for this facility AND

• Student must be currently pursuing a degree program or equivalent from recognised universities / institutions abroad



Send us a message to get more information if you want to apply for one of the visas presented above.


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Christelle DIDESCH
Business Support Services Manager
Immigration & Translation Service

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