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Country Profiles



Malaysia

Country Reports PDF

Report on Citizenship Law[pdf] by Low, Choo Chin

Published: February 2017

Country expert(s)

Low, Choo Chin

Current citizenship law

Malaysia Act, No. 26 of 1963 LANGUAGE: uk

Chronological table

Chronology of legislation

Terminology

Translations and a brief discussion of the use of the terms "citizenship" and "nationality" in legal documents and political debates

International Law

Treaties and conventions signed, ratified and reservations

Domestic case law Malaysia domestic case law
International case law Malaysia International case law
Citizenship News

British Overseas Citizens turned stateless after being advised to renounce Malaysian citizenship