How To Check SSM Using IC Number

To check the Malaysian Companies Commission (SSM) using an IC (Identity Card) number, you can use the SSM e-Info website. You must register an account on the SSM e-Info website, then log in and use the ‘Search’ function. There, you can enter the IC number to search for business registration details associated with that number. This service is typically used to verify the registration and compliance status of businesses in Malaysia. There may be a fee for accessing detailed information.

For those seeking comprehensive information about registered companies or businesses in Malaysia and wondering about the correct way to check, including whether it’s necessary to use a National ID (IC) for SSM checks, you can find out the details through the platforms listed here.

Can You Check SSM Using IC?

No, it’s not necessary. You can use other methods and information without needing an IC to perform SSM checks.

However, your IC may be required for purposes such as registering an account for online SSM checks on the MYDATA SSM or SSM e-Info websites, and for transactions at SSM counters.

How to Check SSM Without Using IC

Please follow the methods we list below to check the SSM of the company you need.

Check Online at MYDATA SSM

  1. Visit the MYDATA website at
  2. The MYDATA SSM homepage will appear.
  3. Initially, you can select the language to use on this website.
  4. Then, click LOGIN.
  5. On the next page, log in to your account.
  6. On your main profile or account page, select the Entity Type located at the end of the Entity Search area, like all Entities, Company, Business and Audit Firm.
  7. Click on the Company.
  8. Then, enter any information such as the name or SSM registration number of the company you want to check in the provided field.
  9. If the company is registered with SSM, the relevant information will automatically be displayed.
  10. After that, you can continue to check the company’s SSM by clicking on the relevant company name.
  11. Detailed information about the company will be displayed.
  12. Done.

However, ensure you have registered an account on MYDATA SSM before you can log in.

Check Online at SSM e-Info

  1. Visit the SSM e-Info website at
  2. The SSM e-Info homepage will be displayed.
  3. On that page, click the Login button to log into your account.
  4. After successfully logging in, enter the related company information in the provided field and press the Search button.
  5. If the company is registered with SSM, the relevant information will be displayed.
  6. You can continue to check the company’s SSM through other menus on the website.
  7. Finished.

But, to follow the SSM checking steps on this website, you must have registered your account beforehand. If you haven’t and don’t know how to, you can refer to our shared guide on how to register for SSM e-Info.

Why is Company Registration Number by SSM Important in Malaysia?

The Company Registration Number issued by the Suruhanjaya Syarikat Malaysia (SSM) is important in Malaysia for several reasons, such as unique identifier, admin and legal purposes and enhances credibility and trusworthiness.

Company Registration Number serves as a unique identifier for a business, distinguishing it from other entities and ensuring that all companies are registered and recognised under Malaysian law. This registration legitimises a business, enabling it to operate legally within the country.

The registration number is essential for administrative and legal purposes, such as opening bank accounts, entering into contracts, and ensuring compliance with tax and regulatory obligations. It also facilitates easier communication with government agencies and other organizations.

Having an SSM registration number enhances credibility and trustworthiness among customers, suppliers, and investors, as it signifies that the company adheres to Malaysia’s legal and regulatory frameworks. This is particularly important in fostering business relationships and securing financing.


We hope this article helps those who want to check SSM even without using an IC. As long as you have a gadget and internet, you can check online.

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