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Disputes Suitable for Mediation

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The mediation conducted at the CMC is suitable for social or relational issues between neighbours, family members, friends, co-workers, landlord and tenants, co-tenants and other kinds of interpersonal relations. 

 

The mediation at the CMC is not suitable for legal, contractual or commercial disputes. 

 

The following is a non-exhaustive list of some of the disputes that are mediated at the CMC:



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Between neighbours:

  • Activities that generate unacceptable smell
  • Activities that generate excessive smoke
  • Animal related complaints
  • Causing damage to property
  • Display of unacceptable behaviour or conduct
  • Dripping of water from laundry or other sources
  • Littering
  • Misuse or obstruction of common property
  • Noise generated from activities done within a residence
  • Noise generated from activities outside a place of residence
  • Utterance or unacceptable words

 



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Between family members:

  • Care and maintenance arrangement for elderly, sick or disabled family members
  • Disagreement on living arrangements
  • Display of unacceptable behaviour or conduct
  • Interest free monetary matter based on verbal agreement for amount involving less than $5000
  • Utterance of unacceptable words


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Between friends, co-workers or other forms of interpersonal relations:

  • Display of unacceptable behaviour or conduct
  • Interest free monetary matter based on verbal agreement for amount involving less than $5000
  • Utterance of unacceptable words

 

Between landlord and tenants or co-tenants:

  • Disagreement on living arrangements
  • Display of unacceptable behaviour or conduct
  • Interest free monetary matter based on verbal agreement for amount involving less than $5000
  • Problems with rented property
  • Problems with tenancy expenses
  • Refund of rental deposit
  • Utterance of unacceptable words


Last updated on 20 Sep 2017