Type CPD Hours Level
Seminar 6 IntroductionInformation
Accreditation Information
SRA Competency B


This full day course will provide anyone who is likely to be involved or is interested in getting involved in rural arbitration with a complete overview of the procedures involved, the statutes covering rural arbitrations, the duties and powers of the arbitrator and the duties and obligations of the parties.

Presented by a rural chartered surveyor and arbitrator, the course will also cover some helpful advice on how to deal with interlocutory matters leading up to the hearing, how to prepare for the hearing and what to do after an award is made.

What You Will Learn

This course will cover the following:

  • Introduction and appointment
    • The statutory framework
    • The nature of arbitration
    • Steps prior to appointment
    • Documents and fee on application
  • The appointment
    • Conflicts of interest and other challenges to an appointment
    • Action on appointment
    • Fees
  • Powers and duties of the arbitrator and the parties
    • Section 33 and section 40
    • Proportionality
    • Evidence and disclosure
    • Witnesses
    • Peremptory orders
    • Security for costs
    • Capping costs
  • Case management and interlocutory matters
    • Preliminary matters
    • Preliminary hearing
    • Other procedural matters
    • The hearing
    • Inspections
  • The Hearing
    • Preparing for the hearing
    • Procedure
    • The roles - advocates, witnesses, dual roles
  • The award
    • Types of award
    • Errors
    • Challenging the award
    • Costs
    • Post award
  • Q&As

Book now

Future dates are coming soon.
Please let us know if you wish to be notified.
Prices (ex VAT)
Plan Information
Ticket Information
Group bookings
Discounts are available for multiple places and if you have 5 or more people interested in this course and would like to discuss holding it in your area or on an in-house basis then please email us at information@mblseminars.com
Can’t Make the Date?

Please let us know if you wish to be notified when new dates are added for this programme

Related Events