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In your comfort, we’ve translated to English the newest Conditional Motion Management Order (CMCO) customary working process (SOP) launched by the Nationwide Safety Council (MKN). This translation is supplied “As Is” so please consult with the unique doc (linked on the backside) the place crucial.

Areas Concerned

  • Sarawak
  • Kedah
  • Kelantan
  • Pulau Pinang
  • Perak
  • Selangor
  • Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur
  • Negeri Sembilan

* For Sarawak, please consult with the Sarawak State CMCO SOP.


Efficient 5 March 2021 (12.01 am) until 18 March 2021 (11.59 pm).
* For Sarawak, beginning 2 March 2021 (12.01am) until 15 March 2021 (11.59pm).



  • Actions within the financial and industrial chain.
  • Conducting Official Authorities Obligations.
  • Acquiring medical therapy, emergency and loss of life issues.


Fastened Directions

Motion Management

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  • Motion inside a CMCO space is ALLOWED. The Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur and Selangor are thought-about one zone and cross motion is allowed.
  • Motion to different CMCO areas, MCO, RMCO and EMCO areas is NOT PERMITTED besides with Royal Malaysian Police (PDRM) PERMISSION.
  • The variety of passengers in a personal car is in accordance with the capability of the car. Nevertheless, high-risk people and youngsters are discouraged from going out into public, open and crowded areas.
  • The variety of folks allowed in autos carrying important items and companies in addition to financial / industrial exercise chains will depend on the industrial car registration license.
  • The motion of personal autos, Authorities departments or non-public firms for the aim of going to and from work or finishing up official Authorities enterprise will depend on the seating capability of the car.
  • Actions and companies in any respect airports and ports are ALLOWED to function.
  • Public transport companies similar to buses, specific buses, LRT/ MRT/ ERL/ Monorails, ferries, airplanes, taxis/ e-hailing and different public transport are ALLOWED to function (working hours in accordance with license situations) based mostly on car capability.
  • Meals supply service is ALLOWED to function from 6.00 am to 12.00 midnight throughout the CMCO interval.

Actions Inside CMCO Areas

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  • Enterprise / economic system / business is ALLOWED to function as prescribed by the Authorities.
  • Supermarkets, Purchasing Malls and Retail Shops are ALLOWED to function in accordance with the SOP set between 6.00 am to 12.00 midnight.
  • Eating places, retailers / meals stalls, meals vehicles, roadside hawkers, circulating hawkers, meals court docket / hawker middle, roadside stalls / kiosks, grocery shops and comfort shops are ALLOWED to function between 6.00 am to 12.00 midnight with compliance of Meals Sector SOPs.
  • Eating places and eateries are ALLOWED to function on a dine-in foundation (WITH 1 METER DISTANCE BETWEEN CUSTOMERS in accordance with desk dimension), take away, supply or drive-through in compliance with Meals Sector SOPs (Premises Enterprise, Non-Premises Hawker , Indoor Markets and Retail/Miscellaneous Meals & Beverage). Hours of operation are allowed from 6.00 am to 12.00 midnight (topic to license situations).
  • The operation of the each day market, wholesale market, farmers market, evening market and Late Night time Bazaar (uptown, downtown and the like) is in accordance with the beginning time of operation in accordance with the license/allow till 12.00 midnight with compliance of SOP and supervision of authorities and Folks’s Volunteer Corps (RELA)/native authority personnel.
  • The pumping operation hours at petrol stations are between 6.00 am to 12.00 midnight (besides the operation of petrol stations on highways that are allowed to function 24 hours).
  • Laundry operations are ALLOWED from 6.00 am to 12.00 midnight.
  • SPA, reflexology, therapeutic massage, wellness together with pedicure and manicure companies are ALLOWED from 6.00 am to 12.00 midnight or in accordance with the situations of the native authority license, whichever is earlier.
  • Operation of different PERMITTED companies for each day wants from 6.00 am to 12.00 midnight (topic to license situations).

Medical / Well being Providers

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  • Authorities and personal clinics and hospitals are ALLOWED to function on a 24 -hour foundation or in accordance with the time set by the Authorities.
  • Pharmacies and retailers promoting medicines function from 8.00 am to 12.00 midnight

Well being Protocols

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  • The proprietor of the premise ensures management of the entry and exit of shoppers to the premises with a bodily distancing of 1 meter.
  • Hand sanitizer is supplied on the entry and should be used earlier than getting into.
  • The licensee and the proprietor of the premises are required to offer MySejahtera QR code services and supply buyer attendance registration books.
  • Using the MySejahtera software is necessary in areas of huge ​​web entry. Exceptions are given for areas that wouldn’t have web entry, particularly in rural and inland areas.
  • The licensee and the proprietor of the premises be sure that prospects verify in on the premises utilizing MySejahtera or by manually writing the identify and cellphone quantity in addition to scanning physique temperatures. A physique with temperature above 37.5 levels Celsius is NOT ALLOWED to enter the premises. The proprietor of the premises should be sure that solely prospects with “Low Threat” standing in MySejahtera are allowed to enter their respective premises.
  • The licensee and the proprietor of the premises restrict the variety of prospects within the premises with a bodily distancing of 1 meter radius at a time and should show the utmost variety of prospects within the premises.
  • Workers, suppliers and prospects are required to put on face masks correctly in accordance with MOH suggestions whereas on premises.
  • Guarantee good air flow and air flow system on the premises.
  • It’s necessary to put on face masks, particularly when in a crowded public place EXCEPT for the next actions and locations:
    • Personal residence and involving members of the identical family;
    • Non-public Lodge / Lodging Room and consists of members of the identical family;
    • Solitary workspace;
    • Indoor and Outside sports activities and leisure actions;
    • Personal car and involving members of the identical family;
    • Public areas and locations each indoor and out of doors with out another people; and
    • When consuming and consuming in public locations with out another people.

Work Actions

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  • Motion in/out of MCO, CMCO and RMCO areas is ALLOWED. Worker motion is topic to registration / working approval letter and worker go / employer affirmation letter.
  • Motion to EMCO areas is NOT ALLOWED.
  • The capability of attendance of staff for the general public service is predicated on the Round/ Instruction of the Public Service Division (JPA). In the meantime, the non-public sector is predicated on 30% for the Administration Group and the variety of working/help staff is about by the employer.
  • Automobiles carrying staff together with non-public autos are PERMITTED to function in compliance with SOPs.

Sports activities and Leisure Actions

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  • All particular person and workforce sports activities and leisure actions for well being, health, coaching and video games/video games/matches are SUBJECT to the Sports activities and Recreation Sector SOPs together with the motion management directions in power and the permission of the related Authority.
  • Organizing tournaments/competitions on the state/group degree WITH the permission of Youth and Sports activities Ministry (KBS).
  • Organizing tournaments/competitions on the nationwide degree involving interstate actions with PDRM PERMISSION similar to Malaysian Soccer League (MFL), Malaysian Hockey League (MHL) and Sepak Takraw League (STL) should comply with the Sports activities Bubble Mannequin and WITHOUT the presence of spectators/supporters.
  • Organizing nationwide and worldwide tournaments/competitions REQUIRES permission from KBS.
  • Phased Coaching Heart Program for groups concerned in MFL, MHL and STL are on a “House/Camp Quarantine” foundation.
  • The Centralized Coaching Program carried out by the Nationwide Sports activities Council and State Sports activities Councils is carried out with the idea of “Camp Quarantine”.
  • Group actions carried out regionally WITHOUT PHYSICAL CONTACT with a capability restrict of fifty% of space capability with bodily distancing compliance and WITH supervision management.

Financial and Industrial Sector Actions

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  • The actions of the financial and industrial sectors within the CMCO areas are carried out as prescribed by the Authorities in compliance with the SOPs which have been set.
  • All industrial, enterprise and manufacturing associated autos are ALLOWED to function together with throughout district and state traces.

Fishery, Plantation and Agriculture Sector Actions

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  • The fishery, plantation, agriculture, livestock and all the pieces associated to the meals chain are ALLOWED to function.

Spiritual Actions

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  • Actions at mosques and suraus are PERMITTED with attendance limits set by the respective State Spiritual Authority.
  • Actions in non-Muslim locations of worship are ALLOWED with attendance limits set by the Ministry of Nationwide Unity and the Ministry of Federal Territories for locations of worship within the Federal Territories.

Artistic Industries

  • All varieties of occasions, reveals, performances, reside music and reside bands made reside together with music, appearing, comedy, performing arts, tradition, heritage, multimedia and reside streaming in halls, auditoriums, artwork premises, conference facilities, studios, stadiums and lodge lounges are ALLOWED WITHOUT AN AUDIENCE.
  • Whole variety of administration, artists and crew is proscribed to 70% of regular capability.
  • Artistic Content material Improvement actions together with music manufacturing, animation and taking pictures of movies, dramas and documentaries made inside and out of doors the studio are PERMITTED. Nevertheless, reside tv packages or recordings inside and out of doors the studio are ALLOWED WITHOUT AN AUDIENCE.
  • ‘Busking’ actions inside constructing premises similar to in cafeterias, meals courts, eateries and procuring malls are PERMITTED.
  • Cinema and drive-in cinema actions are PERMITTED within the CMCO space.

Day Care And Baby Care Facilities, Nurseries, And Kindergartens

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  • Childcare centres, nurseries, tabika, and kindergartens are ALLOWED to function with the approval of related Ministry / Company.
  • Mother and father and guardians sending their kids to childcare centres in autos are allowed to move the variety of youngster passengers in accordance with the car’s capability.
  • Day care centres for the Disabled (OKU), the Aged, Ladies, and Miscellaneous Care Facilities are allowed to function throughout the CMCO interval.


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  • Colleges, Public & Non-public Institutes of Larger Studying (IPT), Abilities Coaching Institutes, tahfiz facilities, non-public instructional establishments within the class of personal kindergartens, colleges and facilities (similar to tuition facilities, Language facilities, expertise facilities, thoughts growth facilities and steerage facilities) and different instructional establishments are ALLOWED in compliance with the Tips set by the respective Ministries / Companies.
  • All instructional establishments and personal instructional establishments registered with the Schooling Ministry (KPM) to function based mostly on the selections and bulletins by KPM produced from time-to-time. Different establishments are inspired to begin operations based mostly on the KPM’s announcement.
  • College students and candidates sitting for the Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) Examinations in 2020 and 2021, Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia (STPM), Sijil Vokasional Malaysia (SVM), Sijil Tinggi Agama Malaysia (STAM), Sijil Kemahiran Malaysia (SKM), Diploma Vokasional Malaysia (DVM), Pentaksiran Kemasukan Sekolah Khusus for Type 1 and Type 4 and equal worldwide examinations are allowed to attend colleges throughout MCO or CMCO or RMCO areas in accordance with the college calendar set by the KPM with affirmation paperwork from KPM.
  • The motion of lecturers / academics / instructors for the aim of Instructing and Studying in respective lessons is allowed with affirmation from KPM and Larger Schooling Ministry (KPT).
  • Motion for admission of scholars to hostels set by KPM and KPT is allowed with affirmation from KPM and KPT.
  • College students in want should get hold of a motion permission letter from the related IPT to cross the state to return to campus.

MICE (Conferences, Incentives, Conventions and Exhibitions)

  • Enterprise occasions associated to conferences, incentives, conventions and exhibitions (MICE) are allowed to function at 50% of the capability of the premises by complying with bodily distancing, necessary carrying of face masks and based mostly on MICE CMCO SOP.

Tourism and Cultural Actions

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  • The next actions are allowed to function at 50% of the capability of the premises by complying with bodily distancing, mandating the carrying of face masks and based mostly on the related CMCO SOPs:-
    • Public vacationer attraction merchandise similar to zoos, farms, aquariums, edutainment facilities, leisure parks, excessive / journey / nature parks and others;
    • Premises of artwork, tradition and heritage similar to museums, libraries, artwork galleries, cultural heritage artwork facilities / villages, cultural efficiency levels and others;
    • Theme Parks and Household Leisure Facilities.
  • Different tourism and cultural actions OTHER THAN these beneath the Unfavorable Record are topic to the prevailing Tourism and Tradition Sector CMCO SOP which is presently in power.


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  • Face-to-face conferences for official enterprise / work held in places of work, motels and different establishments are allowed by adherence to bodily distancing, necessary use of face masks and solely 50% of assembly room capability.
  • Conferences are inspired to be held by way of video conferencing.

Seminars / Conferences / Workshops / Programs / Coaching / Talks / Exhibitions

  • All Seminars / Conferences / Workshops / Programs / Coaching / Talks / Exhibitions are allowed to function at 50% capability of the premises by complying with bodily distancing, necessary carrying of face masks and based mostly on the Basic SOP for Holding of Official Authorities and Non-public Occasions.

Organizing Social Occasions

  • Official and Casual Authorities and Non-public Ceremonies, Social Occasions similar to feasts, marriage ceremony ceremonies (akad nikah), marriage ceremony and engagement ceremonies, receptions, aqiqah ceremonies, prayers, tahlil, anniversary celebrations, birthday celebrations, reunions, retreats and different social occasions are allowed to function at 50% of the capability of the premises by complying with bodily distancing, necessary carrying of face masks and based mostly on the Basic SOP for Holding Social Occasions.

Different Permitted Actions

  • Different actions that aren’t included within the Unfavorable Record are ALLOWED based mostly on the prevailing SOPs which have been set.

Record of prohibited actions (Unfavorable Record)

Leisure Actions

  • Actions at nightclubs or pubs.
  • Live performance actions or reside occasions with an viewers in attendance.

Sports activities and Recreation Actions

  • Event/competitors actions WITHOUT the permission of KBS.
  • Organising event/competitors actions WITH the presence of spectators/supporters. Performing bodily contact actions which EXCEED the capability restrict of fifty% of the realm capability WITHOUT supervision management.
  • Actions carried out exterior the realm the place the motion management is enforced until authorisation is obtained.
  • Mass actions that contain motion and gathering of those that make it tough to bodily distance on the identical time similar to a enjoyable run, enjoyable journey, marathon, triathlon and so forth.

Tourism Actions

  • Tourism actions leaving CMCO areas, in MCO and EMCO areas.
  • Abroad tourism actions by residents and home tourism actions involving international vacationers getting into Malaysia besides international vacationers from nations specified by the Minister.

Others Not Allowed

  • Different interstate journey with out PDRM permission.
  • Any exercise which will trigger many individuals to be current in a spot that makes it tough for bodily distancing and compliance with the directions of the Director Basic of Well being.
  • Different issues determined by the Authorities from time-to-time.

For extra data, you may check out the official SOPs in Bahasa Malaysia, or try the Prevention and Management of Infectious Illnesses (Measures inside Contaminated Native Areas) (Motion Management) Laws 2021.

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