Current Fee Schedule
This Schedule of Fees is effective as of 9 March 2023 and is applicable to all arbitrations commenced on or after 9 March 2023.
Case Filing Fee
A filing fee is applicable to all arbitrations administered by CI-MAC and to each claim or counterclaim. This fee is non-refundable.
The administration fees calculated with the Schedule below apply to all arbitrations administered by CI-MAC and is the maximum amount payable to CI-MAC.
The administration fees do not include the fees and expenses of the Tribunal, usage cost of facilities and support services for and in connection with any hearing (e.g. hearing rooms and equipment, transcription and interpretation services, etc.) and CI-MAC's administrative expenses.
CI-MAC will charge a minimum administration fee of US$3,500, payable for all cases, unless the CI-MAC determines otherwise.
For arbitrations conducted pursuant to and administered under these Rules, the fee calculated in accordance with the Schedule below is the maximum amount payable to each arbitrator, unless the Parties have agreed to an alternative method of determining the Tribunal's fees. These fees do not include the Tribunal's reasonable out of pocket expenses necessarily incurred or other allowances that shall be reimbursed in accordance with the applicable Practice Note.
Emergency Interim Relief Fees
The following fees shall be payable in an application for emergency interim relief.
1. Administration Fee for Emergency Arbitrator Applications (Non-refundable)
2. Emergency Arbitrator's Fees and Deposits: The deposits towards the Emergency Arbitrator's fees and expenses shall be fixed at US$25,000, unless CI-MAC determines otherwise pursuant to Schedule 1 to these Rules.
Challenge Fee (Non-Refundable)
A party submitting a notice of challenge shall make payment of the following fee:
Appointment Fees (Non-Refundable)
The appointment fee is payable where a request for an appointment of arbitrator(s) is made in an ad hoc case. The fee is payable by the party requesting the appointment. A request for appointment must be accompanied by the payment of the appointment fee prescribed below.
1 Arbitrator: $2,000
2 Arbitrators: $3,000
3 Arbitrators: $4,000