(1)The department conciliation session must be conducted—
(a)in the way the department conciliator considers appropriate; and
(b)as quickly and with as little formality and technicality as possible.
(2)The department conciliator, as the department conciliator considers appropriate, may accept written material from any person and distribute written material to any person for the purpose of the conciliation.
(3)A person who is not a party to the application may attend and take part in the department conciliation session if the department conciliator is satisfied the person may help to resolve the dispute.
(4)A person may use an interpreter in a department conciliation session.
(5)Evidence of anything said or done about the dispute in a department conciliation session is inadmissible in a proceeding.
(6)A department conciliation session may be terminated at any time by the department conciliator.