A Special leave Petition (SLP) can be filed within:
- 90 days from the date of judgement/order/decree by a Court or Tribunal; Or
- Within 60 days against the order of the High Court refusing to grant the certificate of fitness for appeal to Supreme Court.
The above time limit is subject to the time taken for obtaining certified copy of the judgement/order i.e. subject to sections 4,5,12 and 14 of the Limitation Act, 1963. Beyond the Limitation Period, the honorable Apex Court has its discretion to condone the delay in the filing of an SLP.