Can foreigners get driving license in Malaysia?
If you are planning to stay in Malaysia longer than 90 days you will need to get a Malaysia driving license for foreigners. This can be done by either converting your original license into a Malaysian license (not possible for everybody) or sitting for the classes and examinations to get your Malaysian Driving License.
How much does it cost to learn driving in Malaysia?
The cost of obtaining a driving license in Malaysia through participation in classes is usually 1000 to 1500 ringgit and the minimum age is 18 years.
How can a foreigner get an international driver’s license in Malaysia?
To apply the International Driving Permit (IDP), you will need to prepare:
- Valid driving license with more than 1-year validity.
- Photocopy of the driving license (Both sides).
- Original and photocopy of Identity Card (Both sides).
- 1 passport size photographs.
- Complete Form JPJ L1 (Obtain & fill at JPJ office)
How can I get motor Licence in Malaysia?
Procedure to Get a Driving License in Malaysia
- Step 1: Register with a driving school. …
- Step 2: Complete the theory/computer examination. …
- Step 3: Get your LDL and complete a minimum of 16 hours of on-road lessons (practical) …
- Step 4: Complete and pass the road test. …
- Step 5: Drive on your Probationary license for 2 years.
Can foreigner use Socar?
Here are the required steps you need to know:
Upload your valid International Driving License (or International Driving Permit) Valid debit card or credit card as your preferred payment method (ensure your debit/credit card is activated for e-commerce transaction)
Where can I get international driving license in Malaysia?
International Driving Permit known as ‘IDP’ can be made at any JPJ State / Branch Office or you can do it at the Malaysian Automobile Association (AAM) Office. With such simple steps, what you need to do is to provide the document and fill out a specific form at the JPJ Counter (JPJL1).
Is Philippine driving license valid in Malaysia?
Those who wish to convert their Philippine driver’s license to Malaysian driver’s license are required by Jabatan Pengangkutan Jalan Malaysia (Road Transport Department Malaysia) to submit a certificate from the Philippine Embassy.
Can I buy a car without a license in Malaysia?
Yes. You can buy a car without a license. The driver of the vehicle will have to be named in the car insurance document which is known as the ‘insured not driving policy’.
What is the legal age to drive in Malaysia?
|State||Minimum driving age|
|Malaysia||17 (cars), 16 (motorcycles)|
|Philippines||17 (student permit); 18 (non-professional & professional driver’s license)|
|Thailand||18 (cars and motorcycles); 15 (motorcycles with 110 cc or smaller engines)|
Can I drive in Malaysia with Singapore license?
Under these rules, a Singapore license can drive in Malaysia as long as you are not staying in the country for longer than 90 days. If you are using a foreign driving license in Malaysia, make sure you bring your full license (including any paper part) and that it is in good, readable condition.