Jabatan Pendaftaran Negara in Pengkalan Hulu (JPN Pengkalan Hulu) is responsible for
the registration of important events of each individual such as birth,
death, adoption, marriage and divorce. In addition, JPN Pengkalan Hulu is also
responsible for determining citizenship status and issuing individual
identification document in the form of identity card to those who are
Jabatan Pendaftaran Negara in Pengkalan Hulu is accept and process of
application. The office also issues other National Registration documents
such as below:
Jabatan Pendaftaran Negara
Pejabat Daerah Kecil
33100 Pengkalan Hulu (Kroh)
Tel: 04 - 477 8434
Fax: 04 - 477 8434
Monday - Friday : 8.00 am - 5.00 pm
Mon - Thursday : 1.00 pm - 2.00 pm
: 12.15 pm - 2.45 pm
have fulfilled all the conditions of application, so why was my
application rejected and can I make an appeal?
The government is still not sufficiently satisfied to consider your
application. The decision of the Minister is final and if you still wish
to become a Malaysian citizen, you can submit a new application.
2. How do I speed up my citizenship application?
You can submit letters explaining why you need citizenship as fast as
3. My child was born abroad and he/she is already one year old. Can I
register the birth of my child in order to become a citizen of Malaysia
and where and how I can do so?
You can submit the foreign birth registration extension application to
the Minister through the Headquarters by completing the same form as
well as providing reasons for the late registration. Application can be
made at Malaysian Representative Office abroad or the nearest NRD office
if you have returned to Malaysia.
4. My child was born in Singapore and I am a Malaysian citizen. How
can my child become a Malaysian citizen?
If your child was born in Singapore, you do not need to register the
birth with the Representative Office in Singapore. If your child wants
to reside in Malaysia one day, it is sufficient to apply for a
confirmation of citizenship status from NRD through the Representative
Office in Singapore and then apply for a certificate of status from the
5. My citizenship was revoked/rejected. How can I become a Malaysian
You have to obtain PR status first from the Immigration Department.
Then, you have to apply for the approval of the Minister under Article
18 (2) of the Federal Constitution to enable you to apply to become a
Malaysian citizen again after you have fulfilled the conditions required
to become a Malaysian citizen under the appropriate Article of the
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