Procedure

Organisation

Since 1 april 2007 the Chambers of Commerce in Basel, Berne, Geneva, Lausanne, Lugano, Neuchâtel and Zurich offer mediation as a tool for dispute resolution for comapnies in Switzerland or abroad.

Rules

The procedures are governed by the Swiss Rules of Commercial Mediation of the Swiss Chambers of Commerce.

Initiating Mediation

Any party wishing to initiate mediation shall submit a request for mediation at one of the Chambers of Commerce in Basel, Berne, Geneva, Lausanne, Lugano, Neuchâtel or Zurich or by e-mail to mediation@scai.swiss.

The registration fee of the Chamber amounts to CHF 300.- for each party.