MyBenefits Relief on Housing - Supply of Affordable Homes

Low-cost homesPeople's Housing Program for Ownership (PPRM)  

Social public housing for low-income households  
Last updated: November 12, 2017  
All information has not been verified by the relevant Ministry/Agency

What is this programme about?  

The People's Housing Program (PPRM) is a government social public housing initiative to resettle squatters and provide housing for low-income households. Applicants have a choice to purchase or rent these low-cost units.  These affordable homes are sold to the public between RM30,000 to RM42,000 a unit.  The government subsidises both the building and land costs of these development projects.
These projects are built using standardised designs and specifications (National Housing Standard for Low-Cost Housing Flats (CIS2)) and they comprise of low and medium cost terrace houses, multi-storey flats and 5-storey walk-up flats in urban areas. This programme is under the purview of the National Housing Department, an agency under the Ministry of Housing and Local Government and implemented through local and state governments.  PPRM houses are sold at prices ranging from RM30,000 and RM35,000 per unit in Peninsular Malaysia and RM42,000 in Sabah and Sarawak.


Property Price:

Peninsular Malaysia - RM30,000 to RM35,000

Sabah & Sarawak - RM42,000
Restriction: Not allowed to rent out

What are myBenefits? 

Assistance: Supply of low-cost homes for purchase or rent
Income Group: < RM2,500
Target Group: Open to all low-income Malaysians




Planning and Development of People's Housing

Program National Housing Department
Ministry of Urban Wellbeing, Housing and 
Local Government


Email: (i) Pertanyaan Skim PPR Dimiliki: (ii) Masalah Aplikasi:

Mailing address  :

Level 35, No.51, Persiaran Perdana, Precinct 4 Federal Government Administrative Centre 62100 Putrajaya Malaysia

Telephone: 03-8891 4052 / 4059 / 4384 / 4012    



Property Price:

Peninsular Malaysia - RM30,000 to RM35,000; Sabah & Sarawak - RM42,000
Restriction: Not allowed to rent out

Subsidy: Building and land costs​

Who can apply? 

General Eligibility Criteria

(Contact ministry/agency for all other requirements, if any)

  1. Malaysian citizen.

  2. Resident in Malaysia

  3. Married

  4. Age 18 years old and above

  5. Income group Household income < RM3,000

  6. First-time house buyer

How to apply? 
Application process

(Contact ministry/agency to find out the procedures and processes)

What documents do I need for application?

The general requirement of documents needed for the application

(Contact ministry/agency for all other requirements, if any)

  1. Copy of the identity card (myKad) of the applicant

  2. Completed application forms

  3. Latest income statements


News  & Updates 

October 8, 2017RM6b allocated for PPR projects nationwide

April 8, 2017 Ministry approves 30 maintenance projects for stratified housing costing RM56.9m