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MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS, MALAYSIA
Official Website Of High Commission of Malaysia, New Delhi
GREENWICH MEAN TIME
High Commission of Malaysia, New Delhi
The High Commission of
was established in 1957 to strengthen the bilateral relations between
is among one of the first country in which
establish its diplomatic mission immediately after achieving independence in 1957. The establishment of the Malaysian High Commission in
, the bilateral diplomatic political, economic, social and cultural relations with
was further enhanced.
In the beginning, for about 8 years, the Malaysian High Commission operated from various rented places around
. On 10 March 1975, the High Commission moved into its own Chancery building built on a 5.406 acre plot, situated in the Diplomatic Enclave of Chanakyapuri.
The orginal Chancery building was officiated on 27 October 1975 by Dato’ Musa Hitam, Minister of Primary Industries. Apart from the Chancery, the plot also houses the official residence of the High Commissioner of
. The High Commission complex undergone a redevelopment and was fully completed in December 2015. It now comprises of the Chancery, the official residence of the High Commissioner, a multi-purpose hall, as well as a three-storey building that houses 20 apartment units for all HBS officer and staff.
Before independence on 31 August 1957, Tan Sri Ghazali Shafie was Malayan Commissioner to
from 31 January to 18 August 1957. The first Malaysian High Commissioner to
was S.C. Macintyre. The High Commissioner to
are as follows:-
Macintyre - 29 Sept. 1957 – 19 Sept. 1964
H.E. Zaiton Ibrahim - 12 Oct. 1964 – 5 Sept. 1967
H.E. Raja Aznam Raja Hj. Ahmad - 4 Mar. 1968 – 20 Jul. 1971
H.E. Abdul Rahman Abdul Jalal - 20 Dec. 1971 – 9 Mar. 1974
H.E. Abdul Khalid Awang Osman - 18 Mar. 1974 – 28 Jan. 1978
H.E. Jamaluddin Hj. Abu Bakar - 17 Feb. 1978 – 30 Sept. 1978
H.E. Mon Jamaluddin - 7 Nov. 1978 – 6 May 1982
H.E. Razali Ismail - 23 May 1982 – 20 May 1985
H.E. Mohamed Haron - 17 Aug. 1985 – 7 Jul. 1988
H.E. Mohamed Amir Jaafar - 3 Aug. 1988 – 30 Nov. 1992
H.E. Wan Hussain Mustafa - 7 Jan. 1993 – 8 Sept. 1996
H.E. Dato’ Marzuki Mohammad Noor - 23 Oct. 1996 – 21 Jul. 1999
H.E. Dato’ Choo Siew Koh - 24 Sept. 1999 – 19 Dec. 2003
H.E. Dato’ Paduka Zulkifly Ab. Rahman - 14 Jul. 2004 – 31 Dec. 2006
xv. H.E. Dato' Tan Seng Sung - 15 Jan. 2008 - 15
xvi. H.E. Datuk Naimun Ashakli Bin Mohammad - 6 Nov. 2013 - 24 Nov. 2016
The High Commission in
comprises of 15 officials staff from Wisma Putra and other Ministries and agencies.
also have their representative office in
The Ladies Association (PERWAKILAN) New Delhi has also been established with membership from the Home Based lady officers and staff wives of all HBS officer and staff, and several
Malaysian Ladies residing in New Delhi.