MAJLIS AGAMA ISLAM SELANGOR (MAIS)
Frequently Asked Questions
1. WHAT'S THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN MAIS AND JAIS?
MAIS is the main authority of Islam in the State of Selangor and is responsible for advising the Sultan of Selangor on all matters pertaining to Islam except involving justice and Islamic law. The MAIS also plays a role in preserving mu’atfal and baitulmal property and policy-making regarding Islam.
JAIS is an agency that enforces all policies set by MAIS and plays a role in upholding Islamic law and caring for the affairs of Muslims in the State of Selangor such as divorce, Dawah, Islamic education, mosque management and more.
2. DOES MAISE OFFER MARRIAGE HELP ALL MUSLIMS?
Currently MAIS offers only wedding assistance to the mualaf.
3. WHAT ARE THE SERVICES OFFERED BY MAIS FOR ISLAMIC PROPERTY MANAGEMENT?
MAIS offers wills, grants (gift giving), redemption / purchase of real estate, rental of real estate (buildings / premises) and property.