3 things you need to know about the new format of SSM business entity registration number

| Apr 08, 2019

Here are the 3 things you need to know about on the new format of SSM business entity registration number. It’s just 7 days counting down to the SSM effective date on this new implementation 

What is the new format of SSM business entity registration number?
 

 The new format business registration number consists of 12 digital characters as follows and it wil replace the existing business registration number as SSM.

  • 4 digits = years of business entity registered
  • 2 digits = business entity code
  • 6 digits = sequence number

 The business entity code are

  • Local companies = 01
  • Foreign companies = 02
  • Business (ROB) = 03
  • Local limited liability partnership = 04
  • Foreign limited liability partnership = 05
  • Professional limited liability partnership = 06
  • Audit firm = 07
     

When will the new business registration number format implementation start?

 The implementation date is on 16th April 2019

 

How will this change impact the existing registration number?

 SSM will map the existing number to the new registration number format

Example:
ACM Sdn Bhd
Registration Number: 201901000003 (1302323-A)

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