What Is

Mediation is a private and confidential dispute resolution process wherein an independent and neutral third party (Mediator) is responsible for facilitating open communication between the parties which are in a dispute, in order to reach a mutually acceptable negotiated agreement.

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We Are The Mediation Experts

We can provide information on mediation services, training and resources in order to assist your business in learning about  and choosing mediation as an effective means of dispute resolution.

About Us

ICMA was formally established on 08th April 2003 and is a voluntary, non-profit association, dedicated to the provision and development of commercial mediation.

The Mediation Act

The Mediation Act 2017 commenced on the 1st January 2018 and contains a comprehensive statutory framework to promote the resolution of disputes through mediation as an alternative to court proceedings.


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