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VISA REGULATIONS FOR VISITING AND STAYING IN PENANG / MALAYSIA

Citizens of United States do not need visa for visiting Malaysia on social, business or academic purposes, with the exception for those seeking employment.

 

All Asean countries nationals, except Myanmar, do not need visa for staying in Malaysia if the stay period do not exceed 30 days.  Nationals of  2 neighbouring countries, Singapore and Brunei, are exempted.

 

Do check for updates on immigration laws before travelling, from the website of Malaysian Immigration Department.

 

Countries That Require Visa For Entering Malaysia

Afghanistan
Angola
Bhutan
Burkina Faso
Burundi
Bangladesh
Cameroon
Central African Republic
China

Colombia
Comoros
Congo Democratic Republic
Congo Republic
Cote D'ivoire
Djibouti
Equat. Guinea
Eritrea Ethiopia

Ghana
Guinea-Bissau
Hong Kong
India
Liberia
Mali
Myanmar
Mozambique
Nigeria

Nepal
Pakistan
Niger
Rwanda
Serbia & Montenegro
Sri Lanka
Taiwan (> 14 days)
Laissez Passer
Western Sahara

Countries That Require Visa For Staying Longer Than 3 Months In Malaysia
Albania
Algeria
Argentina
Australia
Austria (Vienna)
Bahrain
Belgium
Bosnia-Herzegovina
Brazil
Croatia
Cuba
Czech Republic
Denmark
Egypt
Finland
France
Germany
Hungary
Iceland
Ireland
Italy
Japan
Jordan
Kirgystan
Kuwait
Kyrgyz Republic
Lebanon
Lienchestien
Luxembourg
Morocco
Netherland
Norway
Oman
Peru
Poland
Qatar
Romania
St Marino
Saudi Arabia
Slovakia
South Korea
Spain
Sweden
Switzerland
Tunisia
Turkey
Turkmenistan
United Arab Emirates
United Kingdom
Uruguay
Yemen

Countries That Require Visa For Staying Longer Than 1 Month In Malaysia
Armenia
Azerbaijan
Barbados
Belarus
Benin
Bolivia
Bulgaria
Cambodia
Cape Verde
Chad
Chile
Costa Rica
Equador
El Savador
Estonia
Gabon
Georgia
Greece
Guatemala
Guinea Republic
Haiti
Honduras
Hong Kong 
Kazakhstan
Latvia
Lithuania
Macao 

Macedonia MadagascarMaldova
Mauritania
Mexico
Monaco
Mongalia
Nicaragua
North Korea
North Yemen
Panama
Paraguay
Portugal
Russia
Sao Tome & Principe
Senegal
Slovenia
Sudan
Surinam
Tajikistan
Togo
Ukraine
Upper Volta
Uzbekistan
Vatican City
Vanezuela
Zaire
Zimbabwe

Countries That Require Visa For Staying Longer Than 14 Days In Malaysia
Iran (90 days)
Iraq
Libya
Palestine
Sierra Leone
Somalia
South Yemen
Syria
Taiwan

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