New CRT Tribunal Members Appointed After a rigorous, merit-based competition, 2 new full-time members and 27 part-time members have been appointed to the Civil Resolution Tribunal (CRT). These new tribunal members hail from all over British Columbia and represent the rich diversity among the people the CRT serves. In particular, almost 60% of the new CRT tribunal members are women....
Solution Explorer Quarterly Update: 2017 Q3 by Tanja Rosteck, Solution Explorer Content Strategist In my last blog post, I introduced our Continuous Improvement strategy and how we use your feedback to make the Solution Explorer even better. I’m pleased to report that we just finished a Continuous Improvement cycle for the Strata Solution Explorer. We made some content changes based on...
Call for Applications: Full and Part-time CRT Tribunal Members The Province of British Columbia will be appointing a full-time tribunal member and a number of per diem (part-time) tribunal members to the CRT in the near future. Please take a look at the notices of position below and share with people you think would make excellent, access-to-justice minded tribunal members. The application deadline is...
Happy First Birthday, Strata Solution Explorer! By Tanja Rosteck, Solution Explorer Content Strategist In the strata Solution Explorer‘s first full year, a total of 7537 visitors started an exploration. That’s a lot of British Columbians helped! To celebrate, we’d like to tell you what we’re doing to make Canada’s first online tribunal even better. Every organization says “We value your feedback.”...
Call for Feedback From Community & Legal Advocates Our goal is to make the CRT as accessible as possible. That’s why our priority is making sure that any new CRT features, forms, or resources make things easier for those who have difficulty accessing our justice system. We’ve sometimes had limited uptake in testing directly with people with barriers, and we’re working on better...
CRT Accepting Small Claims at 8:30 AM, June 1, 2017 This Thursday, June 1, 2017, the Civil Resolution Tribunal will begin accepting small claims disputes $5,000 and under. People will be able to submit an application online for dispute resolution starting at 8:30 am on Thursday. Here are some other things you should know. Start with the small claims Solution Explorer to access the  online application...