Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin has announced that the government will be giving out the second round of Gerak Khas Prihatin, which is a one-off cash payment to help micro SMEs to alleviate their financial hardships and to help stimulate the economy.
If you think you're eligible to apply, go to https://gkp.hasil.gov.my/ and submit your application within 1 October 2020 to 30 October 2020.
Gerak Khas Prihatin 2.0 Eligibility
To apply for Gerak Khas Prihatin 2.0, you must:
- Not be a previous recipient of Gerak Khas Prihatin (ie those who get it the first round cannot apply)
- A Malaysian
- Run a micro SME with (1) annual sales less than RM 300,000, and (2) full time employees not exceeding 4 people, not including owner (solopreneur or no employees are also allowed to apply)
- Be registered with LHDN by or before 31 August 2020
- Still be active in running the business at time of application
You can see the full FAQ in Malay Language here.
Step By Step Process of Gerak Khas Prihatin Application
Step 1: Key in your 12 digit IC/ MyKad Number and click the search button
Step 2: Follow the captcha instructions and key in accordingly
Step 3: Click "New Application" button
Step 4: Fill in your personal details correctly and accordingly.
Step 5: After fill in your personal details, click the "Submit" button.
PS: Make sure your details are in the right column, and complete it, or else you wouldn't get through the next stages.
Step 6: Read and tick the terms and conditions.
Step 7: Click the submit button once you're done with the entire process.
After submission, don't forget to create an account to check your application status from time to time.
We hope information like this will help you maneuver through tough times like this. There's a saying tough time don't last, only tough people do.
How much can Small Business Owner get from Gerak Khas Prihatin 2.0 (GKP 2.0)
The total amount of relief that'll be give to small business owners is RM3,000.
For those who are eligible, please do apply ASAP, as the closing date is getting nearer. Especially Pet stores, Supplies, Grooming, etc small business owners!
(PS: Free money from gomen, you don't want, I also want la 😝)