Initial Inspection


New or used commercial vehicles pending a transfer of ownership are required to undergo an Initial Inspection prior to registration with the Road Transport Department to ensure they comply with the regulatory standards in relation to their construction and use.


Types of VehicleRM
Goods / Driving School
Heavy Lorry (BDM ≥ 6000kg)85
Light Lorry (BDM ≤ 5999kg)70
Trailer and Semi Trailer90
Side Car, Tri-Motorcycle, Motorcycle40
Prime Mover, Van, Jeep, Pickup70
Types of VehicleRM
Public Service
Taxi, Car Hire, Limousine Taxi70
Bus, Mini Bus, Van, Jeep70
Hire and Drive60
Types of VehicleRM
Other Vehicles
Hearse (Car)60
Hearse (Van, Lorry, Bus)70
Fire Engine85
Mobile Machinery90

Documents that you need to bring along

  • Vehicle’s Registration Card (JPJ.K2) / Vehicle Ownership Certificate (VOC) – for used vehicle only
  • Carrier license from the Ministry of Tourism / Land Public Transport Commission (SPAD) / Driving School Permit*
  • Vehicle Plan / Latest PG11A
  • Copy of Business Registration*
  • Sales Letter from Authorised Dealer
  • Vehicle Type Approval (VTA) / Weight Certificate
  • T1 - Certificate of Taxi Meter Approval by the Road Transport Department (for taxis with taxi meters only)
  • Certification Letter of Green Engine from SIRIM*
  • Certificate of Manufacture / JPJ.K1*
  • AP (Approved Permit - JK69)*
  • Customs Excise Form K1 / K7 / K8*
  • Letter of Approval (“Lampiran B” - for used buses only)*
  • E-Hailing Vehicle Permit (EVP) reference number

*Depending on the types of vehicle, different types of document may be required.
Should you need further clarification, please contact us on 03-5101 7000.

A glance at the inspection process flow

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Inspection items

Our well-trained vehicle examiners will drive your vehicle to the inspection lane and conduct the inspection.
• Items inspected are as follows:

Inspection standards

PUSPAKOM consistently provides the best services, and we comply with international standards and highest quality assurance performance from industry-based certification and accreditation body. You may refer to our inspection standards here.

Inspection centres

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Get the Guidebook

Let these guidebooks help you to understand the inspection requirements.
Click here E-Hailing Inspection Guidelines to print the Guidebook
Click here Taxi Inspection Guidelines to print the Guidebook
Click here Bus Inspection Guidelines to print the Guidebook
Click here Ambulance Inspection Guidelines to print the Guidebook
Click here Commercial Vehicle (Goods) Inspection Guidelines to print the Guidebook