Ministry of Tourism and Culture Malaysia Official Portal

Developing Malaysia as a world-class tourist destination

To work with all industry players to position the tourism industry as a catalyst for sustainable economic growth

To transform the national tourism industry into a major, sustainable, viable and quality sector that contributes to national development


  • To boost the contribution of the tourism sector to the national economy
  • To empower the rural community through rural tourism activities
  • To catalyse the development of 1Malaysia through tourism activities


  • To formulate a national tourism policy in order to achieve the vision, mission and objectives of the ministry
  • To implement policies relating to the growth and development of the tourism industry
  • To co-ordinate, monitor and assess the effectiveness of tourism programmes and projects

The Ministry of Tourism is committed to the delivery of quality tourism industry services to its customers in accordance with MS ISO 9001:2000.

The Ministry of Tourism constantly makes continuous improvement to its Quality Management System in order to enhance the effectiveness of the systems implemented.