Malaysia is a stunning country and you will find a lot to explore here. If you are planning a trip to Malaysia from Shimizu, then you will have to apply for a visa. Here, in this article, we will tell how to apply for a Malaysia eVISA.
As a general rule, Japanese citizens do not need a visa to enter Malaysia. However, if you are an Indian citizen living in Japan, you will need a visa to enter Malaysia, even for tourism purposes.
We received more than 225 requests for Malaysia visa from Indians living in Shimizu in the last month.
Read on to know how you can apply for one online for your trip to Malaysia.
Do you need to apply for a visa to enter Malaysia? Can you apply for your Malaysia visa from Shimizu in Japan?
Indians living in Japan are in two minds when it comes to applying for a visa for Malaysia. Many think that they do not need a visa to enter Malaysia.
However, the truth is that Indian citizens do need a visa to enter Malaysia. But there is nothing that you need to worry about. As you do not need to visit the embassy for the same.
You can apply for a Malaysia eVISA online. There is the option of Malaysia visa on arrival. However, in this case, you will have to pay INR 7,000 for a single visa. This rate is much higher than you will pay if you get your visa online.
Are there different types of Malaysia visas available online? If yes, what are they?
Yes, there are different types of visas for Malaysia available online. Check the table for more details:
|Name of visa||30 days eVisa||15 days eVisa||Malaysia eNTRI visa|
|Total days of Stay||30 days||15 days only||15 days only|
|Visa fees||INR 4000||INR 3000||INR 2800|
|Single Entry/ Multiple Entry||Multiple Entry||Multiple Entry||Single Entry Only|
|Can enter from?||Any Country||Any Country||Direct from India, Thailand, Singapore|
|Days before application||20 days||20 days||2 to 3 days|
Stay away from fake Malaysian visa websites and agents
Do you know there are hundreds of Malaysian visa websites and agents waiting to scam you?
Yes, these websites and agents take your money and become untraceable.
Generally, you are never required to pay more than 10-25% of the fee at the time of the application. You have to pay the remaining only after your visa gets approved. Whether your visa is approved or not, you can check on the government website.
There are only two websites that you can trust and they are:
evisamalaysia.in (Make a payment of only 10% of the visa fee, wait for your visa to get approved and pay the rest.)
windowmalaysia.my (This is the official government website for Malaysia visas. The problem with this website is the fact you will get no guidance. Also, the website crashes frequently.)
Do not book on any other website, unless you want to be scammed.
Four steps to apply for Malaysia eVISA from Shimizu
You need to follow just four simple steps to apply for a Malaysia eVISA from Shimizu and they are:
Fill the Malaysia eVISA application form
Pay 10% of the visa application fee and upload the required documents
Get your visa approved
Pay the rest amount and get your visa emailed to you
How to apply for Malaysia eVISA or eNTRI visa from Shimizu?
Avail our services for a Malaysia eVISA. We will help you get your visa even without confirmed flight and hotel reservations.
Having confirmed flight and hotel reservations is important for your Malaysia eVISA. However, what will happen if your visa gets rejected? You will have to bear heavy cancellation charges.
This is the reason why so many people use our services for their Malaysia visas. You can apply for your visa through us without making bookings in advance.
This is what you need to do:
Step 1: Visit our website for Malaysia visa and click on ‘Buy Malaysia visa @ INR 2,800‘.
Step 2: On the new page that you land on, you will be required to choose the ‘visa type‘. Choose one. It is okay if you choose the wrong one. Our visa expert will call you to explain which best suits your needs.
Step 3: Scroll down to find the Malaysia visa application form. Fill it carefully. Wait for our agent to call you to explain the process.
You will be required to pay 10% of the visa fee now.
Once your visa gets approved, our agent will call you. Check the status with your own eyes on the government website. Send the remaining amount and we will email you your visa.
P.S. In case your departure date from India is within the next seven days from the date of your application, you will have to pay the entire visa fee at the time of application. This is what the Malaysia visa rules say.
You also have to option to apply on the Malaysian government visa website.
Requirements for your Malaysia eVISA and eNTRI visa
The documents required for both the visas are same. Take a look at them below:
A valid passport whose date of expiry should not be before 6 months from the date of your return to India. The passport also needs to have at least two blank pages.
According to the Malaysian visa requirement, you will need to upload a scanned copy of your recent photograph. The length of the photo should be 50mm while the width should be 35mm. The size of the photo should not exceed 2MB. It also needs to be in the JPG or PNG format.
Please note that these requirements are very important. Many visa rejections take place as the photos uploaded are in the incorrect format or have larger/smaller dimensions. If you are availing our services, we will ensure that these requirements are met with.
Scan the first page of your passport that has all your details and upload it. This also needs to be in the JPG or PNG format. The size of this document should not exceed 2MB as well.
You will also need to scan your passport’s last page. The requirements for this document is same as above.
Scan that page on your passport that has your last international entry and exit stamps.
Round-trip flight tickets that show your entry and exit date to and from Malaysia respectively. Hire our services and let us arrange this document for you. This document has to be in the PDF format.
We have travel agencies who can make arrangements for your flight tickets for your Malaysia eVISA. This means that you do not have to pay cancellation charges if your visa gets rejected. You can book the tickets once your visa gets approved.
Confirmed hotel reservations for your stay in Malaysia.
Allow us to arrange for this document as well. You can book your preferred hotel once your visa gets approved.
Cost of applying for Malaysia visa online
To know what you will need to pay for your Malaysia visa when you apply for it online, check the image below:
These fees include 18% GST.
Here is an example of how a Malaysia eNTRI note looks like:
How to verify the status of your Malaysia visa on the government website?
To verify the status of your Malaysia eVISA, you will have to visit the government website.
Now enter your passport and sticker number to check the status of your visa.
Here is where you can look for your sticker number: