Election for JSC member by lower courts to be held in August

Judicial Service Commission. (Photo/Sun file/Ihthisham Mohamed)

The Department of Judicial Administration (DJA) has announced that the elections for the member of the Judicial Service Commission (JSC) post on behalf of the lower courts will be held next month. 

An announcement by DJA today stated that the selection will be carried out on Saturday, August 24, 2019, and the nomination process for the election has been opened and will run until August 7. The application forms details of documents to submit will be available from the department’s office and its website according to the DJA.

Only lower court judges can be nominated for this post and require not having served a five-year term in JSC previously.