Travel to Sabah and Sarawak in 2021 during Covid-19

In January 2021 major travel restrictions are in place due to Covid-19. However many people are already planning trips for later 2021 and 2022 when the pandemic is expected to have passed.

  • Entry to Malaysia for all British nationals is prohibited. Some exemptions may apply, including: British nationals with permanent resident status, resident pass, My Second Home Programme (MM2H) pass, expatriates of all categories, including professional visit passes as well as dependents pass, spouse to Malaysian nationals (spouse visa) and students and temporary employment passes.
  • The situation is changing regularly, and any British national who wishes to apply to enter Malaysia will need to seek permission from the local Malaysian Embassy/High Commission or the Immigration Directorate before travelling.
  • Anyone granted permission to enter Malaysia must quarantine for 10 days in a designated government facility and pay the costs. You will need to download the MySejahtera app.


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