Fatwa: # 44512
Category: Business Matters
Country: African Country
Date: 13th March 2020


It is permissible for me to use the damaged item?


Company delivered a damaged item, sent a replacement and said to dispose of it. It is permissible for me to use the damaged item since they don't want it?


In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. 

As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. 


According to your explanation the company has relinquished its rights of the couch and handed it over to you. You may use the couch or give it to anyone you wish.[i]


And Allah Ta’āla Knows Best


Student Darul Iftaa 


Checked and Approved by, 
Mufti Ebrahim Desai.




[i] الدر المختار وحاشية ابن عابدين (رد المحتار) (5/ 4)

الْمُرَادُ فِي عُرْفِ أَهْلِ الشَّرْعِ بِالْعَيْبِ الَّذِي يُرَدُّ بِهِ الْمَبِيعُ مَا يَنْقُصُ الثَّمَنَ أَيْ الَّذِي اشْتَرَى بِهِ كَمَا فِي الْفَتْحِ، قَالَ؛ لِأَنَّ ثُبُوتَ الرَّدِّ بِالْعَيْبِ لِتَضَرُّرِ الْمُشْتَرِي وَمَا يُوجِبُ نُقْصَانَ الثَّمَنِ يُتَضَرَّرُ بِهِ. اهـ وَعِبَارَةُ الْهِدَايَةِ: وَمَا أَوْجَبَ نُقْصَانَ الثَّمَنِ فِي عَادَةِ التُّجَّارِ فَهُوَ عَيْبٌ؛ لِأَنَّ التَّضَرُّرَ بِنُقْصَانِ الْمَالِيَّةِ وَذَلِكَ بِانْتِقَاصِ الْقِيمَةِ


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