DBKL Business Premise License Submission Service




A business license is a document issued by the state of residence of the business owner that gives the company permission to participate in commercial activities. Every business in Malaysia is required to have a valid business license before commencing operations. This includes home-based businesses, commercial and industrial establishments, and owners of apartment rental properties. The business license may give the customers confidence in the professionalism and thoroughness of the company when they walk into your store or visit your website. 




Let us explain the steps when apply a business license in Malaysia. First you have to know your business code and category of your business. Second, you should identify your local council of your business location. Local council is the institute which have provide the rule and information when you want to apply business license. Third, you need to submit the business license application form with others business document to local council. Last, you just need to wait until the business license is approved by them. 




Additional documents you should submit together:
  • Photocopy of the applicant's identity card
  • Passport-sized photograph of the applicant
  • Copy of the company's M&A and Forms 9, 24 and 49
  • Copy of either the rental agreement or the sale and purchase agreement of the company's business premise
  • Copy of the Certificate of Fitness of the company's business premise
  • Copy of the Fire Department's support letter
  • Copy of the location plan of the company's business premise
  • Photographs of the business premise
  • Photographs showing the location of the company's signboard
  • Samples of the signboard indicating its design and colors