EXTENSION OF VALIDITY PERIOD FOR MALAYSIA PASSPORT EXPIRING IN 2021
We refer to the announcement by the Malaysian Immigration Department dated 1 June 2021 that Malaysian passports expiring in 2021 are eligible for extension by a period of 2 years, free of charge.
For Malaysians residing in Australia, please note that the following requirements must be fulfilled in order to be granted the extension:
1. Hold valid long-term visa in Australia (PR, student visa, working/professional/business visa)
2. Clear from Immigration Blacklist / Suspected List
3. Do not hold dual citizenship
4. Not under Australia Border Force (ABF) investigations/observation/sanctions
This two-year passport extension is only available at Non-Passport Issuing Office in Canberra and Perth. As a Passport Issuing Centre, the Melbourne Immigration Office will continue to focus on the processing of new 5-year passport applications.
Those who fulfilled the above requirements, will need to make appointment with either Canberra or Perth Office for the passport extension application.
For application via Canberra Office, you may apply for appointment through this link: https://forms.gle/d4Q8dHhRdmPdbBpB9
For application via Perth Office, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org