41pc success rate for Lands Tribunal trial

PUBLISHED : Tuesday, 28 April, 2009, 12:00am
UPDATED : Tuesday, 28 April, 2009, 12:00am

A one-year Lands Tribunal pilot scheme in which mediation was encouraged to resolve disputes over building management achieved a 41 per cent success rate. Of 63 cases completed by mediators, 26 reached full or partial agreement. The test scheme was introduced on January 1 last year. The pilot scheme will be extended until June 30.