Optical Disc License

Introduction
Any company which intended to do manufacturing activity of optical discs is required to apply a license under Optical Discs Act 2000.

Section 4 – License to manufacture optical discs.
“Any person who manufactures optical discs without a valid license under this Act commits an offence.”

Section 5 – Unlicensed premises.
“A licensee who manufacturers optical discs in a place other than the licensed premises commits an offence.”

There are 3 categories of optical discs manufacture:
i. With content (pre-recorded);
ii. Recordable; and
iii. Master copy (mastering)

How to Apply
Applicant is required to fill ACO-1 form that can be obtained in nearest office counter of Ministry of Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs or download the relevant documents from the following link: [Download Form : K) Optical Disc Manufacturing Application ]

Inquiry
Any further inquiry regarding the application of optical discs manufacturing license shall be directed to:

Optical Discs Unit
Domestic Trade Division,
Level 4 (Tower), Ministry of Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs,
No. 13, Persiaran Perdana, Presint 2,
Pusat Pentadbiran Kerajaan Persekutuan,
62623 Putrajaya,Malaysia.
Tel No.: 03-8882 5500