Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Malaysia is committed to providing
consular services to Malaysian overseas. The services are available
overseas through the network of Malaysia Embassies, High Commissions
and Consulates. It is important that you know what the Consular Officers
can or cannot do for you.
can the Consular Officer assist in?
with information, advice and consular assistance.
with an emergency travel document if you have lost your
Note: It is an Immigration requirement that you report the loss of your
passport to the local police and furnish
Malaysia Mission with a copy of this
relatives or friends to request them to send you emergency funds for your
repatriation or other necessary emergency expenses.
next-of-kin in the event you are injured abroad.
next-of-kin in the event of your arrest or detention.
Malaysia citizen who has been arrested or imprisoned and monitor that due
process under the judicial system of that country is accorded to him or her.
obtain a list of officially registered local lawyers and translation
services where this is available.
making the arrangements for the return to Malaysia of the remains and
personal belongings of a deceased Malaysian overseas.
during emergencies such as natural disasters or civil disorder in the
can the Consular Officer not assist in?
medical, hospital, legal, accommodation, travel or other bills.
or cash your cheques.
Post bails or
pay fines on your behalf.
the judicial process of a foreign country or ignore local laws.
or act as an intermediary in disputes which are of a civil nature.
advice or initiate court proceedings on your behalf.
Act as your
guarantor or sponsor.
your accommodation or for your work.
translation, mail-forwarding, telephone, fax/telex or other personal