Car purchase/Import

It is to notify that from November 2010, the application for tax exemption for the locally purchased and imported car need to be submitted through the online application system at https://smpc treasury.gov.my/sop/workdesk/loginjsp and other format (manual application) of submission is not acceptable.

MM2H participants can purchase a new car manufactured in Malaysia. If you are  a participant of this program, then you will be exempted from paying excise duty and sales tax on the new car.

Participants should file an application to purchase a new car manufactured in Malaysia. The application must be forwarded to the Ministry of Finance within a period of one year from the endorsement date of the MM2H social visit pass.

 

Note: Make sure that you have not purchased the car before getting an approval for tax/duty exemption from the Ministry of Finance. However, you can make a prior booking.

 

Import Personal Car

MM2H participants can also import their personal car that belongs to his/her country of citizenship. He/she will be exempted from paying all the import duties, excise duties and sales tax on the car.

One thing should be done by the participants that an application must be sent to the Ministry of Finance within a period of six months from the endorsement date of the MM2H social visit pass.

Important: One important condition is there for importing the car that is the participant of the program should be the owner of the car for at least 6 months prior to obtaining the MM2H visa.

 

Note

  1. Participants of this program are allowed to sell their imported /locally purchased car only after 2 years of stay with the program. You are not allowed to sell your imported/purchased car before 2 years.
  2. Imported/purchased car must be for personal use only not for commercial purposes.
  3. Tax/duty free exemption is given to the MM2H participants only for One car.