Fee Schedule

Fee Schedule


(as amended September 17, 2019)


All amounts stated are in Canadian Dollars (CDN), 5% GST is included



Value of Claim

Commencement Fee


(paid by each party)

Administration Fee

(after 6 mos.)

(per quarter per party)

Non-monetary claims

$393.75 (GST included)


Up to $25,000

$236.25 (GST included)

Disbursements Only(1)

>$25,000 to $50,000

$288.75 (GST included)

>$50,000 to $250,000

$630.00 (GST included)

>$250,000 to $500,000

$1,050.00 (GST included)

>$500,000 to $2 million

$1,575.00 (GST included)

>$2 million

$2,100.00 (GST included)


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(1) Commencement Fees

If mediation is cancelled less than 5 working days prior to mediation date, the canceling party will be responsible for the full share of the mediation fee. If mediation is postponed less than 5 working days prior to the mediation date and is re-scheduled within 14 days, the parties will pay a re-scheduling fee of $200 per party (plus 5% GST).

If a mediation settles less than 5 working days prior to the mediation date, each side will pay $200 (plus 5% GST) cancellation fee. (Note: this is in addition to the applicable initial application fee).

If the mediation is cancelled for any reason within the last 24 hours before the scheduled commencement of the conference, the full fee is due and payable.

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