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The Civil Mediation Council is the recognised authority in the country for all matters related to civil, commercial, workplace and other non-family mediation.

This site is intended to assist members access professional information and visitors to learn about the CMC, mediation, and how to join.


Katie Bradford Appointed Vice-Chair of the CMC

Katie Bradford is appointed to the postition of Vice-Chair of the Civil Mediation Council following the CMC Board meeting held on 9th April 2014.



EU Directives on Consumer ADR in place by 2015

A European Union (EU) Directive on alternative dispute resolution (ADR) for consumer disputes and an EU Regulation on online dispute resolution (ODR) for consumer disputes were adopted by all EU Member States on 22 April 2013.

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CMC Accredited Mediation Providers - civil and commercial

CMC Registered Providers - workplace

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CMC 2014 National Conference

Mediation and Government

Lord Faulks QC: Court should be last resort

Mediation and the Law

Lord Justice Briggs identified two broad areas where there might be tension between judges and mediators

Read what they had to say and view other details of the CMC Conference held in May 2014 on the CMC website by following the link below:

Go to the Conference materials on the CMC website


CEDR publishes The Sixth Mediation Audit

Read more here including link to the full survey results


CMC to form a Company Limited by Guarantee

At the CMC EGM on 1st May at Linklaters, on the approval of the resolution proposed, Sir Alan said ‘I feel the CMC has now turned a corner, has taken good strides over the past 12 – 18 months, and can now move forward with its solid foundation to become the voice of mediation.’

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If you have any enquiries then please call the CMC Registrar, Tracey Stewart, on 020 7353 3227 or email her at