Important COVID-19 Update

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These are certainly challenging times for us all.

We are committed to doing everything we can to prioritise the wellbeing of our people, those who use our services and their representatives and the communities we serve to help contain the spread of COVID-19. Following the Prime Minister’s announcement on Saturday, our people will begin working remotely from today, Monday 23 March.

Having well developed online dispute resolution options, it will in many ways be business as usual for us as we focus on providing a seamless service, regardless of where our Registry staff, adjudicators, arbitrators and mediators are working.

We know you are working through similar challenges to ours and that these are uncertain times for everyone. From all of us here we send our thoughts to you, your teams and families.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to get in touch. Please let us know if we can be of further assistance to you and we will keep you informed with any further updates.

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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.

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