Singapore Mediation Centre (SMC) is Singapore’s leading provider of alternative dispute resolution services. These include its core services of mediation, adjudication, neutral evaluation, and resolving disputes involving families, infrastructure projects and Internet domain names.
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with a dispute?
We can help analyse and assess your needs to determine the best way forward.
Why Singapore Mediation Centre?
matters have been mediated since SMC's inception
of matters were settled; with more than 90% resolved within one day
worth of disputes resolved, with close to $110 million being the highest quantum in one claim to have settled
and MoneyMediation costs less than litigation which can take months or years. About 70% of our mediation cases are resolved and over 90% of these cases are settled within one working day.
Control over OutcomesParties control the outcome of the mediation, settling only when they are satisfied with the terms. In mediation, they work together to arrive at sensible and creative ways to resolve their disputes.
Preserves RelationshipsSMC’s mediators facilitate open and calm deliberations. They help to bring emotional temperature down and to help improve working relationships between parties.
Maintains ConfidentialityMatters discussed in mediation are kept confidential and cannot be used against the parties in court or in arbitration.
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Upcoming Events and Courses
Strategic Conflict Management for Professionals (Module 1) July
Level 2, Supreme Court
National Conference on Construction Adjudication
Family Mediation Certification Programme (Registration closed. Fully booked)
Supreme Court, Level 2, Mediation Chambers 3 & 4
Strategic Conflict Management for Professionals (Module 2) Aug
Level 2, Supreme Court
News & Speeches
Training focusses on mediation skill in dispute settlement
Appointment of Judge of the High Court and Judicial Commissioners of the Supreme Court (Mar 2022)
New scheme to help resolve disputes with telco and media service providers
EMA reviewing existing regulatory, licensing framework to further bolster it
Training: SMC has over two decades of experience providing training in mediation, negotiation and conflict management in Singapore and around the region
Neutral Evaluation: SMC has a distinguished panel of neutral evaluators who are eminently qualified and experienced to render a cost-effective and speedy evaluation on the merits of any dispute