In case you are planning a trip to Malaysia, one of the first things you need to check is the type of document that allows you to cross its borders. Some people need to visit the nearest Malaysian diplomatic mission to apply for a visa, while others are eligible for an eVisa. However, certain citizens who want to travel to Malaysia for 15 days in Total or less qualify for a Malaysia ENTRI.
This document can be purchased online and iVisa can help you with the online application process. If you qualify for an ENTRI, all you have to do is follow the steps mentioned below.
Frequently Asked Questions / FAQs
How do I know if I can apply for an ENTRI?
You can verify if you apply for this document by using the iVisa's Visa Checker Tool. Once you enter this page, choose your nationality from the drop-down menu. You'll see Malaysia as the destination country, so you can simply leave it like that. After that, you'll immediately know if you're eligible for a Malaysian eNTRI or a Tourist eVisa.
What is a Malaysian eNTRI?
The Malaysian Electronic Travel Registration & Information or Malaysian eNTRI is a program made for certain citizens (including Indians and Chinese) to facilitate the tourism in Malaysia. Most travelers refer to the eNTRI document as a visa since you need to apply in advance and registration is necessary to enter the country.
How long can I stay in Malaysia with an eNTRI?
It depends on the nationality. For example, Indians can stay in Malaysia 15 days in Total if they apply for an eNTRI Note.
Keep in mind that all visits are strictly limited to business or tourism.
What are the requirements?
Meeting the requirements for eNTRI Note should not impose difficulties for you. The list is not very long, and you may already have what you need:
Proof of Residence (if applicable) Passport Personal Details Scan Airline Confirmation Return Ticket (if applicable) Proof of Accommodation - Must match the dates of arrival and departure from the country. This is a requirement demanded by the Government in order to issue the travel document. Cover Letter (if applicable) Previous Malaysia Visa (if applicable) Applicant Photo
Proof of Residence (if applicable)
Passport Personal Details Scan
Return Ticket (if applicable)
Proof of Accommodation - Must match the dates of arrival and departure from the country. This is a requirement demanded by the Government in order to issue the travel document.
Cover Letter (if applicable)
Previous Malaysia Visa (if applicable)
You'll also need a Valid e-mail address and a Payment option (credit/debit card or Paypal) to proceed with the online application correctly if you apply with iVisa
What are the processing times and fees?
With iVisa, you have three options to get your eNTRI. The option you choose determines how much your Malaysia ENTRI note will cost and how soon you'll get it. Here is what you can opt for:
Standard – the slowest processing time option ensures that your Malaysia ENTRI arrives within 24 hours and costs USD 56.50.
Rush – this time, you will be charged USD 86.50, but your application is processed within 4 hours.
Super Rush – this is the fastest option you can choose. Your application form is processed within just 1 hour, but you will be charged USD 106.50.
How is the application process?
You cannot receive something if you do not ask for it, right? That is why you need to [fill in an application form]USD 86.50 to get your document. You don't need to worry too much about this because iVisa created a short and simple form that usually takes about 20 minutes to complete.
Moreover, if you find something that you do not understand, iVisa provides excellent customer support. A consultant can take your call anytime.
The form has three stages to complete:
During the first one, you need to insert your general information such as name, address, date of birth, etc. Details regarding your trip and passport information are also required. This stage requires you to select a processing time as well.
The second stage asks you to make the payment and review the previous step. Your online form shouldn't contain any mistake because it could invalidate the Malaysia ENTRI note.
In the third stage you must upload the documents that support your application. You need to upload a scan of your passport’s information page.
Once all three stages of the application form are complete, all that is left for you to do is to submit your application and wait. iVisa will take care of the rest.
Are there any special requirements for children?
i Yes, there are. If the applicants are under 18, they must apply for the eNTRI together with at least one parent. As a parent, you will also need to provide a copy of the child’s birth certificate to show proof of the relationship between parent and child.
What if I make a mistake in my application?
If you made a mistake while giving your data online, then please contact our customer service representatives as fast as possible to assist you.
Your Malaysian eNTRI is linked to your passport number, so if we already issued your application, then you can NOT make any changes and you will have to apply again.
How long is the eNTRI valid for?
This document is valid for 90 days after issued. Don't forget that it gives you a Single Entry.
How does this eNTRI look like?
I have more unresolved questions, where can I find more information?
For a better and faster resolution, you can click here and start chatting with one of our customer service representatives. Alternatively, you can find more info and FAQs [here]/malaysia-entri-visa?nationality=IN#eligible-visas).