What is PSV License?

    • PSV License is a shortform for Public Service Vehicle operator’s license. It is type of vocational driving licence which allows the holder to drive any type of vehicle used to transport paying passengers, such as taxis, e-hailing or public transport. Latest announcement from the Ministry Of Transportation (MOT), all examinations for PSV License (Teksi, Kereta Sewa, E-Hailing & GDL) have been abolished, new applicants only have to attend a 6-hours PSV courses and will receive your certification and approval immediately.

  1. Is PSV License compulsory for all E-Hailing drivers?
    • Yes. PSV License is compulsory for all E-Hailing, Public and Commercial vehicle drivers under Ministry Of Transport regulation regardless of part time or full time. All e-hailing drivers MUST have their PSV License passed before proceed for EVP (E-Hailing Vehicle Permit) application.

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  2. How many types of PSV are there?
    1. Three (3) types. 
      • Teksi/Teksi Mewah/Kereta Sewa/E-Hailing
      • Bas Mini/Van 
      • Bas
  3. Which PSV category is used by Grab Drivers
    • Only PSV License under category (Teksi/Teksi Mewah/Kereta Sewa/E-Hailing) is accepted for Grab Driver Registration.

  4. How much does PSV License for Grab Drivers?
    • Prices of PSV courses varies among driving institutes. Estimation cost for PSV course is around RM70 to RM200. The Ministry Of Transportation has set the maximum price for PSV course at RM200. Grab will reimburse RM100 after account activation.
    • All new PSV applicants must go through a compulsory medical examinantion JPJL8A which cost RM50. This examination can be done at any private clinics. Processing fee for the issuance of your PSV card at JPJ office will cost RM20. 

    • New GrabCar applicants from Kuala Lumpur and Selangor can apply their PSV license with Grab at RM150 inclusive of light refreshment. Grab will also reimburse RM150 after account activation, means it is FREE if your account and PSV license is completed with Grab. Scroll down for more information.

    • Total cost to obtain a PSV license will be PSV course fee + JPJL8A medical examination + PSV card processing fee.
  5. Is my PSV license valid in other states as well?

    • Yes. Your PSV license will be issued by JPJ officially. Therefore it is valid for whole Malaysia as long you are using it at the correct category. Even if you have obtained your PSV license with Grab!
  6. Can an OKU driver apply for PSV License? JPJ Medical Examination (JPJL8A)

    • Yes. As long the driver passed JPJL8A medical examination, the driver is qualified for PSV license. It can be done in any private clinics in Malaysia at a maximum rate of RM80 set by Malaysian Medical Association (MMA) and Kementerian Kesihatan Malaysia (KKM)
  7. Can an OKU driver apply for PSV License?

    • Yes. As long the applicant has a valid Driving License (D/DA) and passed JPJL8A medical examination
  8. How long is the validity of my medical report (JPJL8A)

    • One (1) year from the date on clinic report.

  9. PSV With Grab

    • For new GrabCar applicants, you can obtain your PSV License with Grab only at RM80. Location will be at Petaling Jaya. Strictly no walk-ins.

      Price inclusive of 6-hours PSV course, light refreshment and PSV Examination (1 time). Sign up via the registration form below for more information.

  10. What is the easiest way to obtain PSV license for new drivers?

    • New GrabCar applicants can register online via the Grab Driver Registration Form below. Our registration admins will guide and brief you instructions on how to obtain PSV license and ensure your registration process is on point.
  11. I am an existing Grab Driver. My account is terminated due to No PSV License.

    • For existing GrabCar partner, it is MANDATORY for the partner to visit Grab GDC to appeal for account reactivation and GDC admin will guide you on how to obtain PSV for account reactivation.
  12.  How the reimbursement works for PSV License?

    • Grab will reimburse a maximum of RM100 for new applicants completed their PSV license through a JPJ-registered driving institute. Kindly refer to your registration admin for further information.
    • PSV with Grab is non-claimable as the final price of RM80 has been subsidized by Grab Malaysia.


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Avoid making payments for PSV Class via online or WhatsApp. DO NOT make any payment if you find the person is suspicious offering illogical prices and promotions like online class, offering freebies. 

  1. https://www.bharian.com.my/berita/kes/2020/03/664087/iklan-tawaran-jpj-palsu
  2. https://www.hmetro.com.my/mutakhir/2018/09/376889/pemegang-lesen-terbang-ada-sebulan-sahaja-metrotv

To avoid fraud and scam cases on PSV courses, new drivers are strongly advised to register PSV course with JPJ-Registered driving institutes and make payment over their main counter. Refer to your registration admins for official JPJ-registered driving institute list.

Online payment for Grab PSV (PSV Bersama Grab) will ONLY be transfer to “GrabCar Sdn Bhd”. The price for Grab PSV after subsidised by Grab Malaysia is RM80 including one-time PSV examination.

Below is an example when an applicant register PSV course with irresponsible personnel. The driver’s status will be shown as below and will be blacklisted by JPJ 

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Requirement to collect your PSV card after you have PASSED your PSV examination.

Applications can only be made at JPJ State and Branch Office only.
Vocational license Application Requirements:

  1. Have passed the medical examination (JPJL8A)
  2. Attended 8-hours PSV theory class.
  3. Passed the theoretical and practical test (Minimum score 48/60)
  4. Competent driving license (CDL) must be valid more than one (1) year.

Documents Required:

  1. Original MyKad of applicants or copies if the transaction is done by representatives
  2. Original identification of representatives
  3. Original Competent Driving License (CDL) must be valid more than one (1) year.
  4. JPJL8A Form
  5. JPJL12 Form
  6. JPJL2C Certificate
  7. 1 color photo (white background) with dimension of 25 mm x 32 mm
  8. Fee of RM20.00


Sign up via the link below to begin your GrabCar Driver and PSV License process:

GrabCar Driver Requirements:

  1. Car Manufacture year 2014 and above.
  2. Malaysian Citizen aged 21-69 years old. (MyKad/MyTentera Only)
  3. Driving License D/DA (P License NOT accepted)
  4. IOS 10.0 /Android 4.1 and above smartphone.