Mediate BC to Provide Contract Facilitation Services Kandis McCall, CRT Director of Case Management Since opening in July 2016, the CRT has received about 380 strata property disputes. To move those disputes through the dispute resolution process, we have recently welcomed a number of full time facilitators to the CRT team! Facilitators help the parties to resolve their disputes by agreement. When...

Posted by the CRT on May 12, 2017

What Happens to Your CRT Application When You Press Send? Sandy, CRT Resolution Support Clerk At the Civil Resolution Tribunal, our goal is to provide you with a Notice Package on the same day you apply for dispute resolution. Have you ever wondered what happens to your application once we receive it? A Resolution Support Clerk screens the application carefully and ensures that three important...

Posted by the CRT on May 11, 2017

Welcome to Our New Home! As you can see, the CRT has a new website! The website has some great new features, including: The Solution Explorer for both strata and small claims Google Translate in the website header, to translate the whole page with the click of a button A searchable decision database, to help you find CRT decisions more...

Posted by the CRT on May 2, 2017

Some Things in Life Shouldn’t Be Hard… We’ve made posters, rack cards, and wallet cards to let people know that the CRT will be serving up something new for small claims starting June 1, 2017. We’ll be sending these out to community organizations in the coming weeks. If your community organization would like to help us spread the word, we would be happy...

Posted by the CRT on April 18, 2017

Small Claims under $5,000 Coming to the CRT on June 1, 2017 On June 1, 2017, the Civil Resolution Tribunal will begin resolving small claims disputes under $5,000. Small claims disputes about contracts, debts, personal injury, personal property, and consumer issues will be resolved through the online tribunal. Participants in a dispute can already resolve strata property (condominium) disputes through the CRT on their smartphones, laptops and tablets 24/7,...

Posted by the CRT on April 18, 2017

Solution Explorer Small Claims Beta Ends This Friday A few months ago we invited you to try out the Solution Explorer beta for small claims disputes. We’ve had a lot of people explore the small claims pathways and provide their feedback. Thank you so much! We’ll be closing the Solution Explorer beta for small claims disputes this Friday, February 24, 2017 so that we...

Posted by the CRT on April 18, 2017