Consumer Advisory Council

  1. The National Consumer Advisory Council (MPPN) is a body established under the Consumer Protection Act 1999
  2. The Main Objectives of the Council are to discuss and consider consumerism issues particularly those set out under the Consumer Protection Act 1999 and to advise the Minister of Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs.
  3. According to Section 73 of the Consumer Protection Act 1999, YB Minister of Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs may establish a National Consumer Advisory Council (NPPN) to advise him on the following matters:
    1. With regard to consumer issues and the implementation of this Act
    2. Promotion of consumer protection and consumer affairs awareness
    3. Any other matters which may be referred to the Minister for the proper and effective implementation of this Act and for the protection of the consumer
  4. According to the provisions of Section 74, APP 1999, MPPN’s membership comprises the Secretary General of KPDNHEP or his representative, 16 other members representing the interests of consumers, manufacturers, suppliers, non-governmental organizations and academic members. The duration of the appointment shall not exceed two (2) years and a member may be reappointed after the expiry of his term of office.
  5. MPPN meets at least twice a year and its meetings can be held outside Kuala Lumpur with the approval of KPDNHEP.

MEMBERS OF THE NATIONAL CONSUMER ADVISORY COUNCIL (MPPN) 2017-2019 SESSION

No. 

Name

Organization  

Sector

Position in MPPN

 1. 

YBrs.Tuan Haji Mohd Azmi bin Abdul Hamid

Presidend,

Majlis Perundingan Persatuan Islam Malaysia (MAPIM)

NGO Pengguna

Chairman

 2.

YBhg. Datin Junaidah Mohamed

Ketua Wanita, ASEAN Traders Association

Industry

Deputy Chairman 

 3.

YBhg. Dato’ Sri Jamil bin Salleh

Ketua Setiausaha, KPDNHEP)

Government

Member

 4.

YB Senator  Aknan Ehtook

President, Selangor Buddhist Association

NGO Consumer

Member

 5.

YBhg. Dato’ Dr. Jacob George

President,  Consumer Association Of Subang & Shah Alam Selangor (CASSA)

  NGO Consumer

Member

 6.

YBhg. Dato’ Professor Dr. Husaini Omar

Naib Canselor, Universiti Malaysia Kelantan (UMK)

Academic

Member

 7.

YBhg. Datu Haji Salleh bin Haji Sulaiman

Penasihat, Consumer Voice Association of Sarawak (COVAS)

NGO Consumer

Member

 8.

YBhg. Datuk Abdul Jalil bin Hamid

Chief Executive Officer (CEO),  The News Straits Times Press (NSTP) (M) Berhad 

Industry

Member

9.

YBhg. Datuk Hajah Hasnah binti Haji Salam

Pengerusi, Persatuan Skuad SMART Pengguna

NGO Consumer

Member

10.

YBhg. Datuk Nurammar bin Abu Bakar

President, Persatuan Pengilang & Industri Perkhidmatan Bumiputra Malaysia

NGO Consumer

Member

11.

YBhg. Datuk Haji Omar bin Osman

   Pengerusi, Yayasan Pekerja     Malaysia (YAPEM)

Industry

Member

12.

YBhg. Dato’ Dr. Ma’amor bin Osman

Setiausaha Agung,  Persatuan Pengguna Islam Malaysia (PPIM)

NGO Consumer

Member

13.

YBhg. Prof. Dr. Yeah Kim Leng

Professor of Economics, Sunway University Business School

Academic

Member

14.

Encik Guna Selan A/L A.S. Marian

Penasihat, Persatuan Pelindung Pengguna Pulau Pinang (PCPA)

NGO Consumer

Member

15.

Encik Mohd Yusof bin Abdul Rahman

Timbalan Presiden, Gabungan Persatuan Persatuan Pengguna Malaysia (FOMCA)

NGO Consumer

Member

16.

Encik James Baga@Bagah

Presiden, Consumer Affairs and Protection Society of Sabah (CAPS)

NGO Consumer

Member

17.

Encik Ravichandran A/L Balasubramaniam

Secretary General,

Malaysia Hindu Youth Council

NGO Consumer

Member

Secretariat of National Consumer Advisory Council (MPPN),
Research and Consumer Policy Division Level 4 (Tower),
No. 13, Persiaran Perdana, Presint 2,
Federal Government Administrative Center,
62623 Putrajaya, Malaysia.
Tel: 03-8882 6556
Fax: 03-8882 6860