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  • Please be informed that the deadline submission for access and transfer licence application for the next vetting (in September 2018) would be on 31 August 2018. Please submit all your applications through online at https://sabcapps.sabah.gov.my/ .

    For RENEWAL application, please contact and inform us in advance for you to be able to apply through online. Email us at sabc@sabah.gov.my


    Please be informed that the Access Licence Committee meeting No. 2/2018 will be held on 4 July 2018 at 9:00 am.

  • Please be informed that the list of application for TRANSFER/EXPORT PERMIT is as in the link. The next committee meeting will be held on 4th of July, 2018. Please check your name if it is listed. If not, please inform us at sabc@sabah.gov.my.


  • Please be informed that the second application submission deadline has been extended to 15 May 2018.

    For NEW access licence application, please visit our new online application at https://sabcapps.sabah.gov.my/index.php

    For Renewal application, please inform us before you could apply using the system. You can now apply your renewal using the new online application. Please visit the above link and make sure you create your id using the email (you sent to SaBC) in your NEW access permit application previously. Please contact us if you need further instruction.

    For Transfer/Export application, please send all your documents to sabc@sabah.gov.my

    We will accept ALL applications sent to us by email if you could not get through using the system.

    Thank you.

  • The NEW Online Application for Access Licence is up. Only NEW applications can start using this Online Application. For those applicants already have existing or previous licence(s) that has/have been approved, please inform the Sabah Biodversity Centre (sabc@sabah.gov.my) first.

    Please visit : https://sabcapps.sabah.gov.my/


  • Due to unforeseen circumstances we are experiencing delay in vetting all applications (access and transfer licence application) submitted in Dec 2017 onwards. We sincerely apologise for the delay and any inconvenience caused.
    We will update this column from time to time. Thank you for your understanding.
    REMINDER (as stated on SaBC website):
    • You should only confirm your travel dates once you receive email notification from us notifying you the result of your application
    • SaBC will notify you and your local collaborator through email once we have the result of your application



    The date for committee meeting to vet the access licence application is as below:

    27 March 2018 (Tuesday)

    We will email all the successfull applicants once the result is out after 27 March 2018.

    Note: This is only for Access Licence Application ONLY.