MyBenefits Relief on Housing – Social Public Housing

Rental homes People's Housing Program for Rental (PPRMS)    

Social public housing for rent to low-income households  
Last updated: March 18, 2018    
All information has not been verified by the relevant Ministry/Agency

What is this programme about?  

The People's Housing Program (PPR) is a government programme to resettle squatters and provide housing requirements for low-income earners. Applicants have a choice to purchase or rent these low-cost units.  
To purchase
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.
To rent
The monthly rental starts from as low as RM55 per month for a studio unit to RM124 for a 3-bedroom flat.

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. 


Features of PPR
The type of multilevel homes ranging from 5 to 18 floors in the major cities
Landed properties in coastal and suburban
Area - Not less than 700 sq ft
Construction - 3 Bedrooms, 1 Living Room, 1 space Kitchen, 2 Bathrooms

Rental Rates:

(an example of DBKL PPRs Perumahan Awam/PPR MTEN)
Unit Studio - RM55
1 Bilik - RM 94
2 Bilik - RM 124
3 Bilik - RM 124
3 Bilik (Ubahsuai) - RM 218

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

What are myBenefits? 

Assistance: Low rental of public housing units
Income Group: Monthly household income less than RM2,500
Target Group: Low-income families



Ministry: Ministry of Urban Wellbeing, Housing and Local Government

Agency: Planning and Development of People's Housing Program National Housing Department


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    

Online registration: and apply through the Open Registration System (SPT) 
Application form: Application forms can be obtained at any district/land office branch, city hall/municipal/district council branch. 
List of district/land office branches:

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