SME can now register and validate their SME status at This is very important to SMEs in order to obtain grant such as Special Grant for Micro Company of RM3,000.

Common questions
1. What is our Malaysia SME definition?

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2. Why need to register?

  • To enable the SMEs obtain the grant or incentive from the Government. Besides that, it also enable the Company to verify its SME status.

3. Who is qualified to register?

  • Company registered with SSM and with at least 51% local shareholding.

4. Any payment imposed?

  • No payment is imposed. RM100 will be charged if company want to obtain the SME Status Certificate (Sijil Akuan PKS).

5. What are the documents needed to upload into this system?

  1. Business Registration Certificate such as Form 9 and Section 13 & business profile
  2. Latest audited report for Sdn. Bhd or Management account for sole proprietor and partnership
  3. Latest EPF Form A for Sdn. Bhd. For sole proprietor and partnership, need latest EPF Form A or organization chart
  4. Submit shareholding information

6. How long it takes for processing?

  • Within 5 working days upon submission of complete application.  In addition, SME Corp had also posted via its FB Social Media Account on step-by step guide on the registration process.


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