CRT Statistics Snapshot – May 2021

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Do you like data? We do! Here’s our monthly report of key statistics.

The first table is our monthly report of key statistics. We have added a column to reflect our new jurisdiction over Enhanced Accident Benefit Disputes, as of May 1, 2021. The second table is an update on MVI disputes affected by the March, 2021 BC Supreme Court decision.

If there’s information you would like to see added to our monthly reports, please contact us. We will consider including it.

Open” includes disputes in screening, negotiation and facilitation, on hold, decision preparation, and adjudication.

Closed” includes withdrawn claims, disputes resolved by agreement, the CRT refused to issue a Dispute Notice, disputes resolved by default or tribunal member decision, and other reasons for closure.


 Strata Property
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Small Claims
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MVI (vehicle accidents between April 1, 2019-April 30, 2021)
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Enhanced Accident Benefits (vehicle accidents May 1, 2021 onward)
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Societies & Cooperative Associations
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Solution Explorer uses this month8152,44346081129
Open disputes at month start4491,116130030
New this month833822507
Closed this month713022006
Open disputes at month end4611,196135031
Closure types for this month:
Resolved by agreement1039100
Tribunal member decision2180102
Defaults and non-compliance11103006


This table shows the status of the motor vehicle injury disputes affected by the BC Supreme Court’s March 2, 2021 decision. On April 8, 2021, the BC Court of Appeal issued a stay of proceedings, which allowed parties to choose whether to file their claim in court or with the CRT. Parties were advised of this and asked to let the CRT know their decision, and this data is reflected in the table.


StageOpen disputes as of March 23Withdrawn (settled)Withdrawn (to court)Continued at CRTOn hold at CRT
Application in screening or Dispute Notice issued56314336
In facilitation62818324
Parties preparing for decision or tribunal member decision in progress 60060

Posted by the CRT on June 8, 2021