MCO 2nd Phase – Revised Essential Services List & Movement Restriction

With the implementation of the Movement Control Order (MCO) 2nd phase from 1st April – 14th April, it is strongly advised for all companies and their employees to adhere to the following:

Kindly be advised that the list of essential services as gazetted by the Government, with effect on 3 April, has been refined to 15 Essential Services and the details are as follows (refer to

For employees in the Essential Services listed in item 1 above who are required to work during the period of 10pm-6am, please ensure that they carry an authorization letter from the employer which has to be produced if required by an authorized officer.

Failure to adhere to the MCO 2 regulations may result in a RM1000 fine and/or maximum 6 months imprisonment.



Do keep updated for the latest announcement by the Government. Via MKN’s telegram at


For any enquiries on Covid-19, please contact MKN’s Movement Control Order 24×7 Hotline at
03- 88882010


For further enquiries, you may reach us at
1 800 88 8338 
(within Malaysia) or +6 03 8315 3000 (International)

Alternatively, you may email to for general enquiries or for Foreign Knowledge Worker matters (Expatriate Services),

As we are working remotely, please do anticipate some delays in our response.

Thank you very much for your patience and cooperation.