Malaysia My Second Home (MM2H)
The Malaysia My Second Home (MM2H) program is initiated by the Malaysian Government which is designed to provide long-term visas for residents of those countries officially recognized by Malaysia, regardless of their race, religion, gender, or age. The program is primarily intended to be used by foreign retirees and working expatriates who are interested in having Malaysia as their second home.
Those who fulfill the criteria of the Programme will be offered a renewable 5 years multiple entry social visit pass and are allowed to bring their spouse, unmarried children below the age of 34, apply for a maid, and bring parents above the age of 60 as dependents.
Sustain your nationality
MM2H offers a 5-year renewable visa that allows them to enter and leave Malaysia without any restrictions. This program also will not affect their current nationality.
Applicants are allowed to bring their children who are below 21 years old and not married as dependents under the MM2H program. They can study in Malaysia by applying student pass.
Applicant are allowed to bring their parents to Malaysia for a period of 12 months.
MM2H Visa Holders can enjoy tax exemption benefits in Malaysia under the Double Taxation Treaty. Income tax charged on territory basis instead of on a worldwide scope basis.
Registration of business
MM2H Visa Holders are allowed to start up business in Malaysia.
MM2H Visa Holders are allowed to apply for domestic helper.
Bringing in Pets
Applicants could check with the Veterinary Import Regulation should they want to bring in their pets to Malaysia.
- At least 35 years old and above
- Current financial status must fulfill the requirement as listed:
After Received Approval Letter:
To provide general information and advice for the MM2H Program.
Once we received confirmation from you to proceed with the MM2H program, we shall collect the handling fee from you.
Prepare application documents
Applicant is to provide all related documents in English.
Submission of documents
Once we have collected your documents, we shall submit the application documents to the government department.
Government Preliminary Review
The government needs at least two to three months to review and decide the outcome of the application.
Review result (Conditional Approval)
Applicants are to stay in Kuala Lumpur for 7 days to do the following
- Purchase medical insurance
- Open Bank Account and Fixed Deposit Account
- Pay for social visa pass
Main applicant is allowed to bring parents aged 60 and above to Malaysia for 12 months under MM2H Program.
Main applicant is allowed to bring children aged under 34 years old and not married as dependents under MM2H Program. Student pass could be obtained to study in government, international or independent schools.
Main applicant is allowed to withdraw up to RM 500,000 in second year for approved expenses relating to house purchase, education for children in Malaysia and medical purposes.