Local COVID information for “Kuala lumpor”

COVID Risk Level: MODERATE (COVID-19 transmission is moderate in Malaysia. The transmission level is based on global health and disease data from John Hopkins University, updated October 2021.)
Last updated: October 23, 2021, 12:00 am

Government measures

The local government has imposed some restrictions.

While traveling in Malaysia you will be required to follow the guidelines introduced by the local government. These regulations are based on risk levels and aimed at improving your safety.

National Restrictions

Use of mask

Required
Face masks are required in public spaces, enclosed environments, and while on public transportation.

Public transportation

Restrictions in place
Public transportation is operating with limits to capacity in place. Inter-state and inter-district travel is only permitted for essential reasons. Travelers with a full vaccination status on the MySejahtera app may be allowed to visit their spouses and children outside the state.

Restaurants

Restrictions in place
Restaurants may open for delivery services only, with reduced hours. On-site dining is not permitted.

Bars

Closed
Bars remain closed to limit the rate of transmission.

Nightclubs

Closed
Nightclubs remain closed to limit the rate of transmission.

Shops

Restrictions in place
Essential shops and services are open with adapted safety measures in place, such as the use of hand sanitizer, temperature checks, and social distancing. Most non-essential businesses are closed.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the current COVID risk in Kuala lumpor?

Currently the risk level is moderate. COVID-19 transmission is moderate in Malaysia. The transmission level is based on global health and disease data from John Hopkins University, updated October 2021.. The current R number is 0.821894462878293

Do I have to quarantine when I arrive?

Quarantine information is guided by your origin.
Please check our travel information page for more details.

Do I have to wear a mask in Kuala lumpor?

Face masks are required.

Do I have to quarantine when I return to my country?

Quarantine information is guided by your origin.
Please check our travel information page for more details.

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