Asked July 28, 2016

Limitation period for Execution Application

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I want to know whether there in any time limit to file Execution Application is District Consumer Forum

Answer 1

There is no time limit expressly mentioned for execution petitions, in the Consumer Protection Act. However, for cases where there has been no express time limit provided, the time limit for filing applications or petitions is 30 days.[1] This view has also been taken by the State Forums as well.[2]



[1] Section 14 (1)(iv) of the Consumer Forum Regulations, available at

[2]  For instance, the Goa State Consumer Dispute Redressal Commission at Panaji held that a Consumer should file for execution within 30 days; Read article here.

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