ANNOUNCEMENT 24 Jun 2015

In June 2015, the government of Malaysia announced a rule change for import registration.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising
Inception date: 01 Oct 2015 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import licensing requirement

 On 24 June 2015, the Malaysian government amended its Customs Act requiring import licenses for hybrid ICT products. These include such devices with multiple features ranging from toys over medical devices to computer products.
The amendment shall come into force on 1 October 2015.