18 August 2021 | IMPORTANT NOTICE

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In line with Ministry of Health guidance, our staff are currently working remotely. They remain available to assist and it is business as usual. However, we ask that wherever possible you contact us online or by email to registrar@buildingdisputestribunal.co.nz.

If you need to courier documents, please contact our Registry staff in the first instance to confirm the appropriate delivery details.

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General Claim
Your claim will proceed as a general claim. You will be asked to pay security for the adjudicator's fees in the amount of $10,000.00.

Please note that any amount paid as security is a nominal amount only and is not, and shall not, be considered an estimate of the cost of the adjudication which shall be calculated according to the time engaged on the duties of the adjudication by the adjudicator, together with any expenses incurred by the adjudicator in the execution of those duties.

General Claim
Your claim will proceed as a general claim. You will be asked to pay security for the adjudicator's fees in the amount of $6,000.00.

Please note that any amount paid as security is a nominal amount only and is not, and shall not, be considered an estimate of the cost of the adjudication which shall be calculated according to the time engaged on the duties of the adjudication by the adjudicator, together with any expenses incurred by the adjudicator in the execution of those duties.


General Claim
Your claim will proceed as a general claim. You will be asked to pay security for the adjudicator's fees in the amount of $8,000.00.

Please note that any amount paid as security is a nominal amount only and is not, and shall not, be considered an estimate of the cost of the adjudication which shall be calculated according to the time engaged on the duties of the adjudication by the adjudicator, together with any expenses incurred by the adjudicator in the execution of those duties.


General Claim
Your claim will proceed as a general claim. You will be asked to pay security for the adjudicator's fees in the amount of $10,000.00.

Please note that any amount paid as security is a nominal amount only and is not, and shall not, be considered an estimate of the cost of the adjudication which shall be calculated according to the time engaged on the duties of the adjudication by the adjudicator, together with any expenses incurred by the adjudicator in the execution of those duties.


General Claim
Your claim will proceed as a general claim. You will be asked to pay security for the adjudicator's fees in the amount of $15,000.00.

Please note that any amount paid as security is a nominal amount only and is not, and shall not, be considered an estimate of the cost of the adjudication which shall be calculated according to the time engaged on the duties of the adjudication by the adjudicator, together with any expenses incurred by the adjudicator in the execution of those duties.


General Claim
Your claim will proceed as a general claim. You will be asked to pay security for the adjudicator's fees in the amount of $17,500.00.

Please note that any amount paid as security is a nominal amount only and is not, and shall not, be considered an estimate of the cost of the adjudication which shall be calculated according to the time engaged on the duties of the adjudication by the adjudicator, together with any expenses incurred by the adjudicator in the execution of those duties.


General Claim
Your claim will proceed as a general claim. You will be asked to pay security for the adjudicator's fees in the amount of $20,000.00.

Please note that any amount paid as security is a nominal amount only and is not, and shall not, be considered an estimate of the cost of the adjudication which shall be calculated according to the time engaged on the duties of the adjudication by the adjudicator, together with any expenses incurred by the adjudicator in the execution of those duties.


Low Value Claim Scheme (LVC5)
You are eligible to apply for our low value claim scheme (LVC5). The fixed fee for this service is $1,500.00.

If you choose to proceed with your claim as an LVC5 claim you will be entitled to file the following in support of your claim: (a) notice of adjudication; (b) claim submission; (c) contract documents; and (d) up to 15 single sided A4 pages of evidence. No conference of the parties or inspection of construction work is included in the fixed fee.

GENERAL CLAIM

Alternatively, you may proceed with a general claim, in which case you will be asked to pay security for the adjudicator's fee in the amount of $6,000.00.

Please note that any amount paid as security is a nominal amount only and is not, and shall not, be considered an estimate of the cost of the adjudication which shall be calculated according to the time engaged on the duties of the adjudication by the adjudicator, together with any expenses incurred by the adjudicator in the execution of those duties.

Low Value Claim Scheme (LVC10)
You are eligible to apply for our low value claim scheme (LVC10). The fixed fee for this service is $2,500.00.

If you choose to proceed with your claim as an LVC10 claim you will be entitled to file the following in support of your claim: (a) notice of adjudication; (b) claim submission; (c) contract documents; and (d) up to 15 single sided A4 pages of evidence. No conference of the parties or inspection of construction work is included in the fixed fee.

GENERAL CLAIM

Alternatively, you may proceed with a general claim, in which case you will be asked to pay security for the adjudicator's fee in the amount of $6,000.00.

Please note that any amount paid as security is a nominal amount only and is not, and shall not, be considered an estimate of the cost of the adjudication which shall be calculated according to the time engaged on the duties of the adjudication by the adjudicator, together with any expenses incurred by the adjudicator in the execution of those duties.

Low Value Claim Scheme (LVC20)
You are eligible to apply for our low value claim scheme (LVC20). The fixed fee for this service is $3,750.00.

If you choose to proceed with your claim as an LVC20 claim you will be entitled to file the following in support of your claim: (a) notice of adjudication; (b) claim submission; (c) contract documents; and (d) up to 20 single sided A4 pages of evidence. No conference of the parties or inspection of construction work is included in the fixed fee.

GENERAL CLAIM

Alternatively, you may proceed with a general claim, in which case you will be asked to pay security for the adjudicator's fee in the amount of $6,000.00.

Please note that any amount paid as security is a nominal amount only and is not, and shall not, be considered an estimate of the cost of the adjudication which shall be calculated according to the time engaged on the duties of the adjudication by the adjudicator, together with any expenses incurred by the adjudicator in the execution of those duties.

Low Value Claim Scheme (LVC30)
You are eligible to apply for our low value claim scheme (LVC30). The fixed fee for this service is $5,000.00.

If you choose to proceed with your claim as an LVC30 claim you will be entitled to file the following in support of your claim: (a) notice of adjudication; (b) claim submission; (c) contract documents; and (d) up to 30 single sided A4 pages of evidence. No conference of the parties or inspection of construction work is included in the fixed fee.

GENERAL CLAIM

Alternatively, you may proceed with a general claim, in which case you will be asked to pay security for the adjudicator's fee in the amount of $8,000.00.

Please note that any amount paid as security is a nominal amount only and is not, and shall not, be considered an estimate of the cost of the adjudication which shall be calculated according to the time engaged on the duties of the adjudication by the adjudicator, together with any expenses incurred by the adjudicator in the execution of those duties.

Low Value Claim Scheme (LVC40)
You are eligible to apply for our low value claim scheme (LVC40). The fixed fee for this service is $6,250.00.

If you choose to proceed with your claim as an LVC40 claim you will be entitled to file the following in support of your claim: (a) notice of adjudication; (b) claim submission; (c) contract documents; and (d) up to 40 single sided A4 pages of evidence. No conference of the parties or inspection of construction work is included in the fixed fee.

GENERAL CLAIM

Alternatively, you may proceed with a general claim, in which case you will be asked to pay security for the adjudicator's fee in the amount of $8,000.00.

Please note that any amount paid as security is a nominal amount only and is not, and shall not, be considered an estimate of the cost of the adjudication which shall be calculated according to the time engaged on the duties of the adjudication by the adjudicator, together with any expenses incurred by the adjudicator in the execution of those duties.

Low Value Claim Scheme (LVC50)
You are eligible to apply for our low value claim scheme (LVC50). The fixed fee for this service is $7,500.00.

If you choose to proceed with your claim as an LVC50 claim you will be entitled to file the following in support of your claim: (a) notice of adjudication; (b) claim submission; (c) contract documents; and (d) up to 50 single sided A4 pages of evidence. No conference of the parties or inspection of construction work is included in the fixed fee.

GENERAL CLAIM

Alternatively, you may proceed with a general claim, in which case you will be asked to pay security for the adjudicator's fee in the amount of $8,000.00.

Please note that any amount paid as security is a nominal amount only and is not, and shall not, be considered an estimate of the cost of the adjudication which shall be calculated according to the time engaged on the duties of the adjudication by the adjudicator, together with any expenses incurred by the adjudicator in the execution of those duties.

Low Value Claim Scheme (LVC60)
You are eligible to apply for our low value claim scheme (LVC60). The fixed fee for this service is $8,750.00.

If you choose to proceed with your claim as an LVC60 claim you will be entitled to file the following in support of your claim: (a) notice of adjudication; (b) claim submission; (c) contract documents; and (d) up to 60 single sided A4 pages of evidence. No conference of the parties or inspection of construction work is included in the fixed fee.

GENERAL CLAIM

Alternatively, you may proceed with a general claim, in which case you will be asked to pay security for the adjudicator's fee in the amount of $10,000.00.

Please note that any amount paid as security is a nominal amount only and is not, and shall not, be considered an estimate of the cost of the adjudication which shall be calculated according to the time engaged on the duties of the adjudication by the adjudicator, together with any expenses incurred by the adjudicator in the execution of those duties.

Low Value Claim Scheme (LVC80)
You are eligible to apply for our low value claim scheme (LVC80). The fixed fee for this service is $10,000.00.

If you choose to proceed with your claim as an LVC80 claim you will be entitled to file the following in support of your claim: (a) notice of adjudication; (b) claim submission; (c) contract documents; and (d) up to 80 single sided A4 pages of evidence. No conference of the parties or inspection of construction work is included in the fixed fee.

GENERAL CLAIM

Alternatively, you may proceed with a general claim, in which case you will be asked to pay security for the adjudicator's fee in the amount of $10,000.00.

Please note that any amount paid as security is a nominal amount only and is not, and shall not, be considered an estimate of the cost of the adjudication which shall be calculated according to the time engaged on the duties of the adjudication by the adjudicator, together with any expenses incurred by the adjudicator in the execution of those duties.

Low Value Claim Scheme (LVC100)
You are eligible to apply for our low value claim scheme (LVC100). The fixed fee for this service is $12,000.00.

If you choose to proceed with your claim as an LVC100 claim you will be entitled to file the following in support of your claim: (a) notice of adjudication; (b) claim submission; (c) contract documents; and (d) up to 100 single sided A4 pages of evidence. No conference of the parties or inspection of construction work is included in the fixed fee.

GENERAL CLAIM

Alternatively, you may proceed with a general claim, in which case you will be asked to pay security for the adjudicator's fee in the amount of $10,000.00.

Please note that any amount paid as security is a nominal amount only and is not, and shall not, be considered an estimate of the cost of the adjudication which shall be calculated according to the time engaged on the duties of the adjudication by the adjudicator, together with any expenses incurred by the adjudicator in the execution of those duties.

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