What is BKC?

  • Bantuan Khas COVID-19 (BKC) is a direct cash assistance to alleviate the costs of living and burdens faced by the Rakyat due to the COVID-19 pandemic, until the end of 2021
  • BKC payments will be as follows:
  • Income Category Recipient Category
    Household Single / Senior Citizens living alone
    Hardcore Poor Sept. – RM500
    Nov. – RM500
    Dec – RM300
    Sept. – RM200
    Nov. – RM300
    B40 Sept. – RM500
    Dec. – RM300
    Sept. – RM200
    M40 Sept. – RM250 Sept. – RM100

Who is eligible for BKC?

Malaysian citizens
  • Income category: Hardcore poor / B40 / M40
  • Classification: Household / Senior Citizens living alone / Single individuals

How do I apply for BKC?

  • No application required
  • Recipients of BKC will be verified via cross checking of BPR and LHDNM database
  • Income Category Verification Data
    Hardcore Poor BPR 2021 Application
    B40 BPR 2021 Application
    M40 LHDNM Tax Records
  • Note: If you are unsuccessful in your BPR appeal, you will not be eligible for BKC payment for the B40 category
    1. However, LHDNM will check against existing tax records to verify if you are within M40 income bracket (RM5,001-RM9,000 for household / RM2,501-RM5,000 for single)
    2. If you are within this income bracket, you will be entitled to the BKC assistance for the M40 category
  • For further information, please refer to the , BKC FAQ Page