Capitalise on the market opportunities in Malaysia
Product safety requirements and regulations are put in place to reduce risks of injury, ensure safety during use and improve quality of life. Most products entering the Malaysian market must meet the relevant requirements of the authorities depending on the product scope.
Regulations and compliance requirements can however pose challenges to companies who are looking to explore new markets in Malaysia. You can ensure that your products successfully meet the Malaysian standards by working with a market leader, TÜV SÜD.
TÜV SÜD fully understands the local requirements and procedures applicable in Malaysia. You can rely on our expertise and knowledge to help you access key markets efficiently while at the same time, be assured of our objectivity, integrity and professionalism.
Market access information by category
Click on the respective blue bars below to get market access information for each category.
Telecom & Wireless
Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC)
Type approval is required for fixed line and wireless telecommunications products.
SIRIM QAS International is the designated CB.
EMC compliance is required for the above, where applicable.
Application must be made by the local importer.
Two samples are required for physical inspection. Upon approval, products should be labelled with the SIRIM Label accordingly.
Applicable product categories
Regulated telecom equipment include:
Analogue Calling Line Identity Presentation (ACLIP) facility for connection to PSTN
Asymmetric Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL) transceivers
Connecting to the Integrated Services Digital Network (ISDN) using basic access
Connecting to the ISDN using primary rate access
Cordless telephone systems
Low frequency cables and wires with PVC insulation and PVC sheath
Overvoltage protective devices
Private Automatic Branch Exchange (PABX) system for connection to PSTN
Terminal equipment for Connecting to Public Switch Telephone Network (PSTN)
Regulated wireless equipment include:
Amateur radio equipment
GSM mobile terminals
Land mobile radio equipment
Broadband Wireless Access (BWA) Equipment
IMT-2000 Third-Generation (3G) cellular mobile terminals
Short Range Devices (SRD)
To determine if a particular product is subject to the above regulations, please contact us.
Our services at a glance
TÜV SÜD has the experience and capability to support manufacturers in attaining compliance with Malaysian requirements and obtaining the necessary approval.