WWF in Malaysia began as a 2 person organisation. Today, it employs close to 200 people.
The main office is in Petaling Jaya, Selangor. Other offices are located in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah and Kuching, Sarawak, Fraser’s Hill, Langkawi, Malacca, Jeli and Stong in Kelantan, Ma’ Daerah and Setiu in Terengganu.
WWF's early work in Malaysia work focused on scientific research of wildlife and important natural habitats. This work later expanded to the management of protected areas. Today, WWF's work in Malaysia covers the broader issues of the natural environment, incorporating such aspects as policy work, environmental education, public awareness and campaigns.