| Commentary

258 Conduct of arbitration

| Commentary

258 Conduct of arbitration

Where a matter is to be determined by arbitration under the Agricultural Holdings Act 1986 the provisions of the Arbitration Act 1996 apply1. The arbitrator is under a duty to act fairly and impartially as between the parties, giving each party a reasonable opportunity of putting his case and dealing with that of his opponent and to adopt procedures suitable to the circumstances of the particular case, avoiding unnecessary delay or expense, so as to provide a fair means for the resolution of the matter falling to be determined2.

The arbitrator has the power to decide all

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