GST Refund Under Tourist Refund Scheme (TRS)

You are entitled to the refund of GST under TRS if satisfies the following conditions:

  • You must neither a citizen nor a permanent resident of Malaysia and must holds a valid international passport
  • You have to spend at least MYR300 or more at the same Approved Outlet (based on Gross Amount, inclusive of GST Amount)
  • You must present the passport upon requesting for GST Refund Form from an Approved outlet
  • You must also be of 18 years old at the time of export validation 
  • Export must be validated by RMCD within 3 months from date of invoice
  • You are allowed to claim refund within 2 months of RMCD’s export verification 
  • Goods must be carried out of Malaysia to another country as accompanied (hand carried) or unaccompanied luggage (checked-in)
  • You are a foreign diplomat leaving the country after completion of service in Malaysia and is in possession of a document from the relevant diplomatic or consular mission stating that s/he is permanently leaving Malaysia.
  • If you are entering or staying in Malaysia on a student pass, your entitlement under the TRS is like any other foreign tourist.
  • You must not nor has been employed in Malaysia at any time in the 3 months preceding the date of purchase of the eligible goods.
  • You must departs Malaysia by means of air transportation from one of the 8 international airports in the scope of the TRS.
  • You are not a member of the cabin or flight crew of the aircraft on which s/he is departing out of Malaysia.
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