Statistics

Number of cases handled by the Family Justice Courts


Total number of cases handled by the Family Justice Courts: 27,483

 Maintenance
 Fresh Applications   1,208
 Enforcement of Maintenance Orders  2,422
 Variation / Rescission / Suspension of Maintenance Orders  765
 Enforcement of Maintenance of Parents Tribunal Orders  19
 Enforcement of Syariah Court Orders  298
 Total  4,712

 Family Violence
 Fresh Applications for Personal Protection Orders (PPO)  2,478
 Variation / Rescission of PPO  198
 Breach of PPO  23
 Total  2,699

 Divorce Writs
 Total  5,974

 Others
 Adoption  429
 Probate1  6,590
 Originating Summons  889
 Breach of Syariah Court Orders  155
 Summonses (Family)2  4,971
 Total  13,034

 Youth Courts
 Youth Arrest Charges  589
 Beyond Parental Control3  114
 Child Protection Orders4  293
 Youth Summons Case / Youth Court Notice3  68
 Total  1,064



Total number of cases handled by the Family Justice Courts: 28,076

 Maintenance
 Fresh Applications   1,303
 Enforcement of Maintenance Orders  2,527
 Variation / Rescission / Suspension of Maintenance Orders  771
 Enforcement of Maintenance of Parents Tribunal Orders  26
 Enforcement of Syariah Court Orders  349
 Total  4,976

 Family Violence
 Fresh Applications for Personal Protection Orders (PPO)  2,717
 Variation / Rescission of PPO  172
 Breach of PPO  46
 Total  2,935

 Divorce Writs
 Total  6,093

 Others
 Adoption  414
 Probate1  6,459
 Originating Summons  901
 Breach of Syariah Court Orders  174
 Summonses (Family)2  4,975
 Total  12,923

 Youth Courts
 Youth Arrest Charges  812
 Beyond Parental Control3  86
 Child Protection Orders4  246
 Youth Summons Case / Youth Court Notice3  5
 Total  1,149



Total number of cases handled by the Family Justice Courts: 27,841

 Maintenance
 Fresh Applications   1,434
 Enforcement of Maintenance Orders  2,651
 Variation / Rescission / Suspension of Maintenance Orders  934
 Enforcement of Maintenance of Parents Tribunal Orders  29
 Enforcement of Syariah Court Orders  347
 Total  5,395

 Family Violence
 Fresh Applications for Personal Protection Orders (PPO)  2,811
 Variation / Rescission of PPO  151
 Breach of PPO  42
 Total  3,004

 Divorce Writs
 Total  6,303

 Others
 Adoption  404
 Probate1  5,775
 Originating Summons  757
 Breach of Syariah Court Orders  241
 Summonses (Family)2  4,881
 Total  12,058

 Youth Courts
 Youth Arrest Charges  755
 Beyond Parental Control3  80
 Child Protection Orders4  219
 Youth Summons Case / Youth Court Notice3  27
 Total  1,081



Total number of cases handled by the Family Justice Courts: 26,767

 Maintenance
 Fresh Applications   1,504
 Enforcement of Maintenance Orders  2,753
 Variation / Rescission / Suspension of Maintenance Orders  987
 Enforcement of Maintenance of Parents Tribunal Orders  35
 Enforcement of Syariah Court Orders  328
 Total  5,607

 Family Violence
 Fresh Applications for Personal Protection Orders (PPO)  2,885
 Variation / Rescission of PPO  138
 Breach of PPO  68
 Total  3,091

 Divorce Writs
 Total  5,921

 Others
 Adoption  332
 Probate1  5,445
 Originating Summons  715
 Breach of Syariah Court Orders  259
 Summonses (Family)2  4,500
 Total  11,251

 Youth Courts
 Youth Arrest Charges  658
 Beyond Parental Control3  82
 Child Protection Orders4  80
 Youth Summons Case / Youth Court Notice3  77
 Total  897


(*) Figures for 2018 are subjected to revision
1 Probate statistics are revised as at January 2019
2 Includes Divorce, Originating Summons (Family), Probate and Adoption Summonses
3 Refers to number of youths
4 Formerly refers to Police Summonses/Summonses & Tickets, and Other Charges


Number of PPO/EO/DEO Applications


 Number of PPO/EO/DEO Applications
 Females  1,875
 Males  603
 Total  2,478

 Proportion of PPO/EO/DEO Applications
 Females  75.7%
 Males  24.3%
 Total  100%



 Number of PPO/EO/DEO Applications
 Females  2,081
 Males  636
 Total  2,717

 Proportion of PPO/EO/DEO Applications
 Females  76.6%
 Males  23.4%
 Total  100%



 Number of PPO/EO/DEO Applications
 Females  2,130
 Males  681
 Total  2,811

 Proportion of PPO/EO/DEO Applications
 Females  75.8%
 Males  24.2%
 Total  100%



 Number of PPO/EO/DEO Applications
 Females  2,180
 Males  705
 Total  2,885

 Proportion of PPO/EO/DEO Applications
 Females  75.6%
 Males  24.4%
 Total  100%


Source: Family Justice Courts

Statistics are accurate as of January 2019.