Criminal Penalty for Failure to Comply

Tribunal for Consumer Claims Malaysia

Criminal Penalty For Failure To Comply

Any person who after fourteen days fails to comply with an award made by the Tribunal commits an offence and shall on conviction -

  1. be liable to a fine not exceeding five thousand ringgit (RM 5,000.00) or to imprisonment for a term not exceeding two years or both;
  2. in the case of a continuing offence, the offender shall, in addition to the penalties above, be liable to a fine not exceeding one thousand ringgit (RM 1,000.00) for each day or part of a day during which the offence continues after conviction.