Which plug adaptor do I need when travelling from Brunei to Malaysia?

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The table below summarises the plug types, voltage and frequency of electrical current in both Brunei and Malaysia.

Plug TypesGG, M
Frequency of electrical current50Hz50Hz

Plug Adaptors

Brunei uses Plug Type G.

Your Appliance has Plug Type G

In Malaysia there's more than one socket type in use.

You will need this adaptor:

Socket Type G
to Plug Type M

Malaysia also uses Socket Type G, which is used in Brunei. If using an appliance that has a Type G Plug in the Type G Sockets of Malaysia, you will not need an adaptor.

Good to know


The voltage found in Brunei and Malaysia is exactly the same (240V). You will not need a transformer.

Frequency of Electrical Current

The frequency found in Brunei and Malaysia is exactly the same (50Hz). Timing devices and appliances that use motors will function as expected under this frequency.

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