Last updated : 16 Jul 2019    


Housewives can now opt in for the EPF contributions via our new government incentive under i-Suri. i-Suri is catered specially to ensure the wellbeing of housewives and acknowledge your contribution to your families and the development of the country.


  • Receive government contribution of RM200* in 2018,and RM480 per annum in the subsequent year
  • Contribute according to your own time and within
    your own financial ability and still be able to make withdrawals subject to established terms & conditions
  • Earn annual EPF dividend
  • Income tax exemption up to RM4,000
    (EPF and life insurance)
  • Death Benefit: RM2,500

*The government will make a contribution of up to RM200 into the EPF account of eligible individuals who make a personal contribution during the period of August – December 2018 (subject to any prevailing rules). For the subsequent year, total contribution will amount up to RM480 annually.


Who Can Contribute



Husband to wife

Husband to eligible spouse



Malaysian Citizen


Below 60 years of age


Wife of Head of Household (HOH)/Female HOH 


Housewives who are registered in the National Database on Poverty (eKasih) as of 30 Nov 2018


Must contribute a minimum of RM5 per month or RM60 per annum into your EPF account

Payment Methods and Channels

Internet Banking
(Maybank and Public Bank)
Bank Agent Counters
(BSN, Maybank, Public Bank and RHB)
EPF Counters 

Online transfer


Cash (RM500 maximum) / cheque

Payment Limit

Minimum (RM only)

No limit

Maximum (RM only)

RM60,000 yearly for all Voluntary Contribution (Self Contribution, i-Saraan, i-Suri, Top-up Savings Contribution – effective January 2013)

What You Need

  • MyKad
  • i-Suri Form - KWSP 16G (M) (Only for first time registration)