TÜV SÜD Malaysia was originally established in 2003 as a subsidiary of the Testing Group in TÜV SÜD PSB Pte. Ltd. in Singapore. Its main activity was to market the Testing Group services in Malaysia. Key testing services provided to the local industry are safety testing, EMC testing, chemical and material testing, mechanical and fire testing.
In 2005, TÜV SÜD Malaysia set up its own testing laboratory. The laboratory was established to provide chemical, water (both drinking and waste water) and condom testing.
In January 2007, its operation was integrated to cover the existing TÜV SÜD certification business in Malaysia. Its main certification business are in the Medical and Health Services (MHS) which includes ISO 13485 and Medical Device Directive (MDD)and Management System (MS) services which includes ISO 9001 & 14000 and TS 16949. After the integration, TÜV SÜD Malaysia is now capable of providing a complete package of services in the area of testing, certification and international compliance services.