|338||Title:||SMALL CLAIMS TRIBUNAL ORDINANCE||Gazette Number:|
|Section:||5||Heading:||Jurisdiction of the tribunal||Version Date:||30/06/1997|
(1) The tribunal shall have jurisdiction to hear and determine the claims specified in the Schedule.
(2) Save as provided in this Ordinance, no claim within the jurisdiction of the tribunal shall be actionable in any other court in Hong Kong.
(3) A claim within the jurisdiction of the tribunal may be brought in another court if there is included in such claim a claim for some other relief, redress or remedy, other than a claim for costs.
(4) Subject to the Limitation Ordinance (Cap 347), the jurisdiction of the tribunal shall extend to a claim which arose before the commencement of this Ordinance.