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1-InnoCERT Certification Programme

SME Corp

SME Corporation Malaysia (SME Corp. Malaysia) is a Central Coordinating Agency under the Ministry of International Trade and Industry Malaysia that formulates overall policies and strategies for Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) and coordinates the implementation of SME development programmes across all related Ministries and Agencies. It acts as the central point of reference for research and data dissemination on SMEs, as well as, provides advisory services for SMEs in Malaysia.


1-InnoCERT certification programme is initiated by SME Corp. Malaysia to promote and develop innovative companies in Malaysia as endorsed by the Jawatankuasa Tindakan Penyelarasan Inovasi Negara and the National Innovation Council. The certification awarded under the programme identifies and verifies innovative companies through an internationally-recognised innovation standard (OECD Oslo Manual V3) and the certification process is developed from similar process practised in Korea’s Innobiz (Innovation SME) Certification Programme. Certified companies under the programme will be given a fast-track access when applying for incentives to fund and market their products and services as offered by the government.


Target Group:

Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs)



Standard on-site audit fee as followed for companies located within Klang Valley area:

  • RM 3,000 for 1-innoCERT certified companies
  • RM 5,000 for SMEs (new application)
  • RM 10,000 for non-SMEs Logistic charges in addition to the standard on-site audit fee is applicable for companies located outside of the Klang Valley area


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