Limitation of Jurisdiction

Tribunal for Consumer Claims Malaysia

Jurisdiction Of The Tribunal


The Tribunal has jurisdiction to hear–

  1. Any claim for redress of any goods or services as provided under the jurisdiction of the Tribunal.
  2. Where the total amount claimed does not exceed RM50,000.00; and
  3. A claim based on a cause of action which accrues within three years of the claim.


Limitation of Jurisdiction


The Tribunal has NO jurisdiction to hear any claim –

  1. Arising from personal injury or death;
  2. For the recovery of land or any estate or  interest in land;
  3. Dispute in respect of title  of any land or estate  or  interest in land;
  4. Dispute concerning  the entitlement of any person under a  will or on any intestacy;
  5. Dispute on matters in respect of-
    1.  franchise;
    2. good will;
    3. trade secrets or other intellectual property;
    4. any right of action; and
  6. Where any other tribunal had been established under any other written law to hear and determine claims on matters which is the subject matter of such claim.