Federal Court of Malaysia

  1. To determine appeals from the Court of Appeal and the High Court. [Appellate jurisdiction (Article 128(3) Of Federal Constitution.) ]
  2. To determine (a) any question on the validity of law made by Parliament or by the legislature of a state; and (b) disputes on any other question between states or between the Federation and any state. [Exclusive original jurisdiction (Article 128(1) Federal Constitution.)]
  3. To determine any question that arises before any court as to the effect of any provision of the Constitution. [ Referral jurisdiction (Article 128 (2) Federal Constitution)]
  4. To provide and pronounce its opinion on reference made by the King on any question as to the effect of any provision of the Constitution which has arisen or appears to His Majesty likely to arise. [ Advisory jurisdiction (Article 130 of the Federal Constitution)]
Address :
Federal Court of Malaysia, Palace of Justice, Precint 3, 62506 Putrajaya, Malaysia.
03 8880 3500
03 8880 3886
The Malaysian Judiciary
The Right Honorable Tun Tengku Maimun binti Tuan Mat
2019 - Present
Members Composition

The Right Honorable Tun Tengku Maimun binti Tuan Mat

The Right Honorable Tan Sri Rohana binti Yusuf

The Right Honorable Tan Sri Dato' Sri Azahar bin Mohamed

The Right Honorable Tan Sri Dato' Abang Iskandar bin Abang Hashim

The Honorable  Datuk Seri Haji Mohd Zawawi bin Salleh

The Honorable  Datuk Nallini Pathmanathan

The Honorable  Datuk Vernon Ong Lam Kiat 

The Honorable  Dato’ Abdul Rahman bin Sebli

The Honorable  Puan Sri Dato' Zaleha binti Yusof

The Honorable  Dato' Zabariah binti Mohd. Yusof

The Honorable  Dato' Sri Hasnah binti Dato’ Mohammed Hashim

The Honorable  Dato’ Mary Lim Thiam Suan

The Honorable  Datuk Harmindar Singh Dhaliwal

The Honorable  Dato' Rhodzariah binti Bujang

Secretary General
Ms. Hasbi Hasan
1. Secretary General
Organizing the administrative technical support to all elements within the Malaysian Judiciary.
  • Oversees the day to day administration of the courts throughout Malaysia (comprising the Federal Court, the Court of Appeal, the High Court, the Sessions Court and the Magistrates’ Court).
  • Responsible for the recruitment, transfers, promotions and discipline of the courts’ personnel on behalf of the respective Service Commissions and the Public Service Department.
  • Responsible for all financial matters relating to the courts, including the preparation of financial reports for the Prime Minister’s Department and the Federal Treasury.