Under the Arbitration Act 1996 Section 24, a party may apply to the courts to remove an arbitrator on any of the following grounds1:
circumstances exist that give rise to justifiable doubts as to the arbitrator’s impartiality;
the arbitrator does not possess the qualifications required by the arbitration agreement;
the arbitrator is physically or mentally incapable of conducting the proceedings or there are justifiable doubts as to his capacity to do so;
the arbitrator has refused or failed:
properly to conduct the proceedings;
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