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Leaving for Malaysia

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Useful addresses

United Kingdom

High Commission of Malaysia – 45 Belgrave Square - London - SW1X 8QT - t 0207 235 8033 - www.jimlondon.net

Republic of Ireland

Embassy of Malaysia – Level 3A-5A - Shelbourne House - Shelbourne Road - Ballsbridge - Dublin 4 - t 01 667 7280

Time difference

There is a 7-hour time difference between Malaysia and the UK and Ireland in summer and an 8-hour time difference in winter. When it is 12 noon in Kuala Lumpur, it is 5am in London and Dublin in summer and 4am in winter.


A passport valid for six months after departure from the country is required for stays of less than three months. For longer stays, a visa is required.


Recommended vaccinations: DT Polio, typhoid, hepatitis A and B and in some places Japanese encephalitis.

Travel insurance is advisable (often included in the holiday price or automatically provided by some bank cards).


www.fco.gov.uk - www.dfa.ie - For travel advice issued by government bodies.

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