Achievement by Deputy Solicitor General

Deputy Solicitor General Viraj Dayaratne who is an Adjudicator certified by the Kuala Lumpur Regional Centre for Arbitration (KLRCA) and a Member of the Malaysian Society of Adjudicators, has been appointed by the KLRCA to its Panel of Adjudicators that has been set up in terms of the Regulations promulgated under the Construction Industry Payment and Adjudication Act (CIPAA) 2012 of Malaysia.

CIPAA 2012 which came into force in April 2014, has introduced compulsory Statutory Adjudication as a means of resolving disputes in the construction industry in Malaysia and aims to facilitate cash flow in the industry. The KLRCA has been named as the Adjudication Authority by virtue of Part V of the Act.