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 [email protected] for general enquiries or [email protected] 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.