Surveyors acting as arbitrators in commercial property rent reviews in Scotland

This guidance note is designed primarily to assist those who are appointed to act as arbitrator, either by the Chairman of RICS Scotland, or directly by the parties to a dispute. It is also intended to assist the parties themselves and those acting for them by making them aware of the procedures likely to be followed.

This guidance note is based on the law and practice relating to arbitrations in Scotland, which are governed by the Arbitration (Scotland) Act 2010.

See also: Surveyors acting as independent experts in commercial property rent reviews in Scotland, 9th edition (2015).

The previous 8th edition is available on isurv for information purposes only.