SKDS 2.0: Diesel subsidy refunds available now for approved logistics businesses

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Looking to claim your diesel subsidy under the SKDS 2.0 program? Great news! The Malaysian government has announced that applications for subsidy refunds are now open starting July 1, 2024.

This article provides a quick guide for eligible logistics businesses on how to claim their SKDS 2.0 diesel subsidy refunds.

What is SKDS 2.0?

The Subsidised Diesel Control System 2.0 (SKDS 2.0) is a program by the Malaysian government that offers subsidies on diesel fuel for approved logistics vehicles. This program aims to ease the financial burden on the logistics industry due to rising fuel costs.

Who is eligible for the SKDS 2.0 diesel subsidy refund?

The SKDS 2.0 diesel subsidy is available exclusively to owners of logistics vehicles whose applications under the program have been approved by the Ministry of Domestic Trade and Cost of Living (KPDN) by June 30, 2024. Additionally, applicants must not have yet received their SKDS 2.0 fleet cards.

How to claim the SKDS 2.0 diesel subsidy refund

Here's a step-by-step guide:

  1. Ensure your application is approved:  Verify that your application for the SKDS 2.0 program has been approved by the KPDN by June 30, 2024.
  2. Submit fleet card applications: If you haven't already, submit your applications for SKDS 2.0 fleet cards to participating fuel station operators by July 15, 2024.
  3. Claim your diesel subsidy refund: Starting July 1, 2024, you can submit claims for diesel subsidy refunds through the Budi Madani portal. Budi Madani website

What can be claimed under the SKDS 2.0 diesel subsidy refund?

Successful applicants can be reimbursed for the price difference between the current market price of diesel and the subsidized SKDS 2.0 rate. As of July 1, 2024, the current market price is around RM3.35 per liter, while the subsidized SKDS 2.0 rate is RM2.15 per liter.

Refund limitations

  • The refund is applicable for diesel purchases made since June 10, 2024.
  • There's a monthly limit on the claimable volume of diesel fuel. The specific limit will be determined by the Ministry and outlined in the program schedule.

Stay informed

For more details and the latest updates on the SKDS 2.0 program, refer to official sources from the Ministry of Domestic Trade and Cost of Living (KPDN).

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