TELENISA is a free legal advice service on matters related to issues related to Shariah Islamic Family Law such as divorce, polygamy, alimony of wife and children, matrimonial property and others. Since its inception in 2003, TELENISA has assisted more than 10,000 clients in providing legal advice to make sound decisions based on law and facts.
The program began in November 2006 to monitor court proceedings to identify problems faced by women in the court system. It is assisted by an in -room trainee who will be an observer during the Court process
Mobile Legal Aid Clinic
In July 2008, TELENISA launched a mobile legal aid clinic in Kuala Lumpur and has partnered with women’s organizations and other legal aid centers. This initiative has been extended to the states of Selangor, Kedah, Kelantan and Melaka.
Nik Noriani Nik Badlishah Assistance Fund
TELENISA also offers financial assistance for filing payments for those in need. This assistance fund is open to anyone who needs help in filing cases under the Syariah Court and certain cases in the Civil Court.
Statistics and Findings
Over the years, Telenisa has received hundreds of cases from the public on issues relating to Islamic Family Law and Syariah Criminal Offences Law. The Telenisa Statistics and Findings aims to provide insight and information based on each year’s cases and trends.
Telenisa Legal Aid Clinic
Tue, Wed, Thur
10 am — 5 pm
(Closed on Public Holidays)