What is the procedure of filing the case in consumer court?
You can approach consumer court within two years from the date on which cause of action arises. Before approaching consumer court, you first need to send Legal Notice to the opposite party and give them 30 days to resolve the dispute. If they ignore your Legal Notice and do not reply within 30 days, then you can approach consumer court.
For filing case in consumer court, you just need to mention all the details of the case, attach annexures and submit it in few copies. Along with these case documents, you also need to deposit the required court fees for entertaining your consumer case.
How Voxya helps in Consumer Complaints?
Voxya provides an online platform to resolve complaints by drafting & sending professional Legal Notice to the opposite party and then further helping consumers by preparing documents for filing consumer forum case. You can start by filing your consumer complaint here https://voxya.com/file-consumer-complaint
Do I need a lawyer for filing a case in consumer court?
No, you do not need lawyer or an advocate to file a consumer case in consumer forum. You yourself can approach consumer forum and file case by submitting written complaint along with evidence. It hardly takes 2-3 hours time.