Renunciation Of Malaysian Citizenship
Under Article 23(1) of the Federal Constitution of Malaysia:
Chapter 2—Termination of Citizenship
Renunciation of citizenship
(1) Any citizen of or over the age of twenty-one years and of sound
mind who is also or is about to become a citizen of another country may
renounce his citizenship of the Federation by declaration registered by
the Federal Government, and shall thereupon cease to be a citizen.
Application form (Borang K) can be obtained by
writing a letter of request and addressed to the High Commission
of Malaysia in Canberra. The address of the High Commission of Malaysia
The High Commission of
The duly completed application form needs to be
submitted in person at the Consular Section of the High Commission of
Malaysia. Please bring along the supporting documents outlined below:
Original and 3 copies of Malaysian Passport
Original and 3 copies of Malaysian Identity Card
Original and 3 copies of Birth Certificate (The
original birth certificate will be returned to you by the National
Registry Office of Malaysia (JPN) once the application is approved)
3 certified copies of Australian Citizenship Certificate
3 Passport size photographs.
Fee of AUD 10.00 (Effective from 2 March 2009) in the form of Money Order or Bank Cheque payable to Malaysian High Commission
One (1) self addressed envelope with a 60c stamp affixed to acknowledge receipt of your documents
One (1) self addressed local registered post envelope to return your original birth certificate.
Borang K needs to be signed before an officer at the
Malaysian Consulate, Justice of the Peace or a Police Officer in your
area. Ensure the stamp of identification accompanies the signature of
the witness. Applicant is also required to give an impression of your
LEFT and RIGHT thumbprints (in black ink) next to your signature which
must be witnessed by the appropriate person.
Application for a Certificate of Good Conduct
The online application for certificate of good
conduct is suspended at the moment. Please click the link below for temporary instruction for applying the certificate of good conduct .
NOTICE FOR TEMPORARY MANUAL APPLICATION OF CERTIFICATE OF GOOD CONDUCT
APPLICATION FORM OF CERTIFICATE OF GOOD CONDUCT (MALAYSIAN)
APPLICATION FORM OF CERTIFICATE OF GOOD CONDUCT (NON-MALAYSIAN)
25st March 2015