Announcement :

Verify Halal Status :

Certifications Flow Chart

Applicants who are eligible to apply for the Halal Confirmation Certificate are categorized as follows:

  • Manufacturer/ producer;
  • Distributor/ trader;
  • Sub-contract manufacturer;
  • Repacking;
  • Food premise;
  • Abattoir/slaughter house;

Application for the Halal Confirmation Certificate for national and international markets should be submitted to the JAKIM Halal Hub, as an on-line application.

Application for the Halal Confirmation Certificate for the local market must be submitted directly to JAIN/MAIN, whichever one is relevant.

Applications will be unsuccessful for the following reasons:

  • The company is producing and distributing halal and non halal products;
  • Product is not halal;
  • Natural substance that do not involve any processing;
  • Drugs or products that are categorized as pharmaceutical products by the Ministry of Health Malaysia ;
  • Hair color / hair dye;
  • Processed products which were manufactured overseas;
  • Products that are labeled with names synonymous to confusing terminologies such as ‘bak kut teh’ and so on;
  • Fertilizers and animal feed;

The applicant must fill in the relevant form (s) :

  • Products / Consumer Goods
  • Food Premise
  • Slaughter House

The application must be submitted on-line completed with the attachment of required documents and relevant certificates as listed below:

  • Company profile;
  • Company / business registration;
  • Name and description of product / menu for certification;
  • Ingredients used;
  • Name and address of manufacturer / ingredient supplier;
  • Halal status for ingredients with halal certificate or product specification for critical ingredients (if relevant);
  • Type of packaging material;
  • Manufacturing process and procedure;
  • Other documents such as HACCP, ISO, GHP, GMP, TQM etc. (If any); and
  • Location map of premise / factory.
  • The applicant must create a "Halal Confirmation Certificate" file to store all relevant documents for  reference during premise inspection.