Minimum Wages Order 2016 (P.U (A) 116/2016)

The Minimum Wage Order 2016 was gazetted on 29 April 2016 in accordance with Subsection 23 (1) of the National Wages Consultative Council Act 2011.

A minimum wage of RM1,000 a month or RM4.81 per hour has been set for private sector workers in Peninsular Malaysia and RM920 a month or RM4.42 per hour for workers in Sabah, Sarawak and Federal Territory of Labuan effective 1 July 2016.

Further information on the gazette entitled the “Minimum Wages Order 2016 (P.U (A) 116/2016)” can be obtained here.

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