Case study—commencement of arbitration and appointment of arbitrator (AA 1996, ss 14–18)—AA 1996, s 18 claim form
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Case study—commencement of arbitration and appointment of arbitrator (AA 1996, ss 14–18)—AA 1996, s 18 claim form

For the sample case study arbitration claim form, see the link to the right.

The arbitration claim form should set out:

  1. sufficient detail of the dispute such that the court understands the application. This should include details of the contract giving rise to the arbitration agreement and any provision made for appointment of the tribunal

  2. orders that the court is being asked to make. In addition to requesting the appointment of the tribunal, consider whether any further directions are required regarding the appointment under AA 1996 s 18(3)(a) (eg if the appointment(s) must be made in a given time frame)

  3. the relevant section of AA 1996 relied upon

  4. the grounds of the application—these grounds should include the factual background that have led to the application to the court and may be set out in further detail in

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