General Conditions of RELA Membership

General Conditions for Becoming a Member of RELA

  • Malaysian citizen
  • Aged 18 and above
  • Good health

Except

  • Judges of the Federal and High Courts
  • Members of the Cabinet and members of any Parliamentary Council
  • Members of any government executive council or any legislative assembly as defined in the constitution
  • Commissioned diplomats or consuls and their employees not domiciled in Malaysia
  • Persons employed in government service of any member of the Commonwealth other than Malaysia and who are in Malaysia solely due to their employment in such service
  • Members serving in the Federal Armed Forces
  • Members serving in the volunteer force of the Royal Malaysian Navy
  • Local defence force, volunteer force of the Royal Malaysian Air Force
  • Members of the police force
  • Persons with mental illness as may be defined by any written law for the time being in force in Malaysia
  • Persons certified as blind by registered medical practitioners
  • Fire and rescue personnel maintained under any written law for the time being in force in Malaysia
  • Any other persons or groups of persons as may be exempted from these regulations by order of the minister