MOVEMENT CONTROL ORDER (MCO) :::

STATES: Penang, Selangor, Kuala Lumpur, Putrajaya, Labuan, Melaka, Johor, and Sabah

DURATION: 14 days from Jan 13 (12.01am) to Jan 26

What will be prohibited under MCO?

According to Ismail Sabri, the following activities are not allowed in places under MCO:

  • Night markets and night bazaars.
  • Clothing shops, self-service laundries, opticians, barbers and hair salons, spas and reflexology centres.
  • Tuition classes, music classes, dance classes, art classes, revision classes, language classes, etc.
  • Night clubs and pubs.
  • Theme parks, indoor playgrounds, karaoke centres, and cinemas.
  • Concerts and live events.
  • Face-to-face meetings.
  • Seminars, workshops, courses, training, conferences, talks, exhibitions, and other activities related to the meeting, incentives, conventions, and exhibitions (MICE) industry.
  • Social events such as festivals, wedding and engagement ceremonies, receptions, religious events, anniversaries, birthdays, reunions, retreats, etc.
  • Sports and recreational activities, except for jogging (in groups of no more than two people and within the local neighbourhood) and cycling (alone, no more than 10km from the place of residence).
  • Sports competitions, championships, and activities that involve large activities or foreign participants.
  • Tourism activities.
  • Any event that involves many people making it difficult to enforce physical distancing.

Restrictions:
• No interstate and interdistrict travels.
• No social gatherings, such as weddings, wedding receptions, conferences, religious processions (including Thaipusam), meetings, seminars, courses, and group sport activities.
• Roadblocks will be mounted; movements limited to 10km radius to people in a vehicle.
• Only two people per household allowed to head out to purchase groceries at nearby supermarkets or grocery stores.
• Only two people allowed per vehicle
• Anyone who violates these rulings will be subjected to a maximum fine of RM1,000 under the Prevention and Control of Infectious Diseases Act 1988 (Act 342)
• Only 5 essential economic sectors allowed to operate: manufacturing; construction; service; trade and distribution; and plantations and commodities.
• Only 30 per cent of workers within a company’s management group are allowed to go in to office; employers to determine number of employees permitted in office at any one time (taking into consideration standard operating procedures compliance)
• Ensure total adherence to SOP, observe physical distancing at all times.
• Non-essential services staff to work from home; employers must comply with this ruling.
• Eateries and hawker stalls may operate but only take-aways allowed.
• Food delivery serviced allowed.
• Supermarkets, healthcare services (including clinics, hospitals and pharmacies), banks allowed to operate with strict SOP compliance: always wear masks ; use hand sanitisers frequently; observe physical distancing at all times.
• Stay at home if there is no immediate or urgent need to head out.

STUDENTS: Candidates due to sit for SPM in 2020 and 2021 are allowed to attend school with strict SOP. Education Ministry will detail this SOP.

RELIGIOUS ACTIVITIES: Only a maximum of 5 mosque/houses of worship committee members allowed at these premises.

RECREATIONAL ACTIVITIES:
• Outdoor recreational activities allowed among people within same household.
• Individuals must keep 2m-distance at all times.
• No more than 2 people allowed to jog at any one time.
• Cycling not allowed in groups; only one person allowed.
___________________________________________

::: CONDITIONAL MOVEMENT CONTROL ORDER (CMCO) :::

STATES: Pahang, Perak, Negri Sembilan, Kedah, Terengganu and Kelantan

DURATION: 14 days from Jan 13 (12.01am) to Jan 26

Restrictions:
• No interstate travels.
• No social gatherings, such as weddings, wedding receptions, conferences, religious processions (including Thaipusam), meetings, seminars, courses, and group sport activities.
RELIGIOUS ACTIVITIES: Allowed with the minimum number of attendees stipulated in the SOP to ensure physical distancing. State religious authorities are advised to provide appropriate guideline in determining the number of attendees allowed.

___________________________________________

::: RECOVERY MOVEMENT CONTROL ORDER (RMCO) :::

STATES: Perlis and Sarawak

DURATIONS: 14 days from Jan 13 (12.01am) to Jan 26

Restrictions:
• No interstate travels. Social gatherings allowed, provided in full compliance of the standard operating procedures.
RELIGIOUS ACTIVITIES: Allowed with the minimum number of attendees stipulated in the SOP to ensure physical distancing. State religious authorities are advised to provide appropriate guideline in determining the number of attendees allowed.

ROADBLOCKS
• Effective Jan 13 (12.01am).
• Mounted at all district and state borders.

Published: 11 January 2021.
Updated: 13th January 2021.


6 States in Malaysia under MCO. List of State Restrictions for MCO, CMCO and RMCO.