ESTABLISHMENT OF COMPETITON APPELLATE TRIBUNAL
Competition Appellate Tribunal established under the Section 43 of Competition Act, 2010. At present one Competition Appellate Tribunal is working at Islamabad.
COMPETITION APPELLATE TRIBUNAL
The Federal Government shall constitute the Competition Appellate Tribunal which shall consist of a Chairperson who shall be a person who has been a Judge of the Supreme Court or is a retired Chief Justice of a High Court and two technical members who shall be persons of ability, integrity and have special knowledge and professional experience of not less than ten years in International Trade, economics, law, finance and accountancy.
The Chairperson and members shall hold office for a period of three years and shall be eligible for reappointment for a similar term and expiry of the term whichever is earlier.
The Chairperson and the members shall be entitled to such salary and other terms and conditions of service as the Federal Government may by rules prescribe.
The Competition Appellate Tribunal may, in consultation with the Federal Government, make rules governing procedure in proceedings before the Tribunal.
The Competition Appellate Tribunal shall decide an appeal expeditiously within six months of its presentation to the Tribunal.
APPEAL TO SUPREME COURT
Any person aggrieved by an order of the Competition Appellate Tribunal may prefer an appeal to Supreme Court within sixty days.