• A Carrier’s License A may use an authorized vehicle to carry goods for hire or hire for or any trade or business carried on by him as a carrier of goods.
  • Issued to sole proprietorship / partnership / Private Limited company / Limited Company / association / cooperative
  • The license is granted to the residents of Sarawak or has at least 51% equity holding of the residents of Sarawak
  • Doing business in the field of transportation
  • Proof of requirement (contract) for transportation services;
  • Paid-up capital of at least RM200,000 for Private Limited (Sdn Bhd) companies and Limited (Berhad) companies and RM 50,000 for Bumiputera-owned companies.
  • Ratio setting of 1 Prime Mover: 1 Semi Trailer

  • Registered with the Companies Commission of Malaysia (SSM) or the Cooperative Commission of Malaysia (SKM);
  • Has equity in 51% Bumiputera and 49% non -bumiputera companies;
  • Evidence of need for transportation services;
  • Setting a maximum ratio of 1: 7 i.e. 1 prime mover to 7 trailers;
  • Paid-up capital of at least RM 500,000.

  • A license which enables the holder to use a vehicle permitted to carry his own goods for or in connection with any trade or business carried on by him, but shall be a condition of the license that no vehicle is permitted to be used to carry goods for hire or wages other than the goods sold and delivered by the licensee under a contract of sale in which a charge is made for the delivery of the goods.
  • Issuance of licenses openly to sole proprietorships, partnerships, societies, cooperatives, Private Limited Companies or Limited Companies;
  • Paid-up capital of at least RM100,000.00 for Private Limited Companies and Limited Companies while for Bumiputera-owned companies at least RM 25,000.00;
  • The company’s equity is allowed 100% foreign ownership;
  • Trucks with a BDM (Weight With Load) of 5,000 kg and below are exempted from owning a C Truck license if carrying their own belongings.
  • The involvement and success of cooperatives is still limited and at a low level.
  • Government policy encourages cooperatives to be involved in the commercial vehicle services business chain.

  • Aged between 21 – 60 years until the date of application
  • Priority to former security personnel and former government drivers
  • Apply at the base where the applicant is resident.
  • Applicants will be interviewed by the Sarawak CVLB secretariat
  • The age limit of vehicles allowed to be licensed does not exceed 6 years from the date of registration with the Road Transport Department (JPJ)
  • The Assistant Driver to be appointed must consist of immediate family members such as father / mother / son / husband / wife / brother / sister / brother. While the appointment of Assistant Drivers other than the immediate family is subject to the approval of the Board.
  • Age limit for taxis / executive taxis up to the age of the vehicle 15 years.

  • School buses operate exclusively to carry pupils or staff of schools or other educational institutions within an area of ​​operation restricted within the same Division
  • Issued to sole proprietorships, partnerships, private limited, limited, associations, cooperatives and educational institutions;
  • From 1 January 1988 all school bus licensees are required to paint school buses in ‘amber’ in accordance with the specifications as stated in the School Buses (Colors and Marks) Rules 1987;
  • Age limit for school buses up to 30 years of vehicle age.

  • Issued to sole proprietorships / partnerships, private limited companies, limited companies, societies or cooperatives;
  • Paid-up capital of at least RM100,000 for Private Limited (Sdn Bhd) companies and Limited (Berhad) companies and RM 25,000 for Bumiputera-owned companies.
  • Proof of contract employee transportation requirements.
  • Workers Bus Color is ‘Datsun Blue’
  • Age limit for employee buses up to 30 years of vehicle age.