Q1 How to apply a foreign domestic helper?
A1 Immigration Requirements
Employer must be married and working.
Both husband and wife required combined minimum income of RM36,000.00 per annum for Indonesian or Cambodian or Vietnam domestic helper, and RM60,000.00 per annum for Filipino domestic helper.
Married employer must have child / children below 15 year old or take care of elderly / sick / parent.
Q2 What is the required income to qualify?
A2 You need to have an annual income of RM36,000 in order to qualify to employ an Indonesian maid; for Philippines maid, the required income is RM60,000 per annum.
Q3 How long will it take to apply foreign domestic helper to come to Malaysia?
A3 It takes about 2 months for a domestic helper to come to Malaysia; however it is subject to adequate documents from domestic helper and employer; and also subject to government rules and regulations of both countries from time to time.
Q4 How long is the employment contract?
A4 The employment contract between employer and domestic helper is 2 years
Q5 How many years can a foreign domestic helper work in Malaysia?
A5 Domestic helper is allowed to work in Malaysia as long as she wishes, however it is subject to mutual agreement between employer and the domestic helper.
Q6 What are the duties and responsibilities of employer?
Q7 How to manage foreign domestic helper?
Q8 How to keep a good foreign domestic helper?
Q9 What should you do if your foreign domestic helper has problems?
A9 Foreign domestic helper may face some problems . From time to time free counselling and re-training are provided by our agency.
Q10 What employer has to do when his foreign domestic helper run away from house ?
A10 Employer shall inform agency, make police report and report to the immigration department.
Q11 Which are the approved source countries for foreign domestic helper to work in Malaysia?
A11 Cambodia, Indonesia, Philippines, Sri Lanka , Thailand, and Vietnam
Q12 Is single parent allowed to apply foreign domestic helper?
A12 Immigration Department allow single parent to apply foreign domestic helper as long as she has minimum income RM60,000.00 per annum and sufficient supporting documents.
Q13 Is employer allowed to apply second foreign domestic helper?
A13 Employer shall provide sufficient reason and minimum income RM120,000.00 per annum; however it is subject to immigration department decision
Q14 Can employer from overseas ( Outside Malaysia ) apply for foreign domestic helper?
A14 We can supply foreign domestic helper to employers ( Malaysians, Permanent Residents or Expatriates ) who are residing in peninsular Malaysia only.