Commonwealth Consolidated Regulations

[Index] [Table] [Search] [Search this Regulation] [Notes] [Noteup] [Previous] [Next] [Download] [Help]

FEDERAL COURT RULES 2011 - RULE 28.11

Appointment of arbitrator

             (1)  If the Court makes an order referring a proceeding, or part of a proceeding, to arbitration, a party may apply to the Court for any of the following orders:

                     (a)  nominating a person as arbitrator;

                     (b)  specifying the manner in which the arbitration is to be conducted;

                     (c)  specifying the time by which the arbitration is to be completed;

                     (d)  specifying how the arbitrator's fees and expenses are to be paid;

                     (e)  specifying how the arbitrator's report on the proceeding, part of the proceeding or any matter arising out of the proceeding is to be reported to the Court.

Note:          An order referring a proceeding to an arbitrator may be made only with the consent of the parties--see section 53A of the Act.

             (2)  A nomination under paragraph (1)(a) must be accompanied by the arbitrator's written consent to the appointment.



AustLII: Copyright Policy | Disclaimers | Privacy Policy | Feedback