Customs - Import personal property into Malaysia

The introduction of personal property application procedures

1. Merchant is the owner of the family unit and property.

2. Family unit impact:
A) The product has been used for at least 3 months.
B) The product shall not be discarded within 3 months from the date of importation of Malaysia.
C) Family effects mentioned in incidental or native product:
• Ceramics and cutlery
• Furniture
• Bed linen / cutlery
• Picture / divider canvas
• Electric kitchen and garden equipment such as pot, garden animal, TV, radio / DVD

3. The merchant must declare the customs order of No. 1 (K1) in accordance with the accompanying collection code:
A) 9800.00 400 second-hand personal effects
B) 9800.00 500 second-hand family impact

4. It would be desirable if you noticed that specific matters were required to allow / permit to be shipped to Malaysia. If you refer to the customs website:, it would be desirable to have limited data on imported items / products.
Example: Import electrical appliances require a permit from the Electrical Safety Department at the following address:

Director of Electrical Safety
Suruhanjaya Tenaga (Energy Commission)
Menara TH Perdana1001 10th floor,
Jaran Sultan Ismail
50250 Kuala Lumpur
Tel: 03-2612 5400/416/404
Fax: 03-2691 5584

Items that are not classified as family effects
• Motorcycles
• car
• Power boats
• Yatch
• Motorcycle / Caravan

Prohibited goods are prohibited from being imported into Malaysia. Please check the full list of customs website

Restricted goods are goods that can be imported into Malaysia after obtaining the required license / import license from the relevant government agency. Please visit the customs website

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