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Body Corporate And Community Management Act 1997

Chapter 6
Part 5
Section 248

Dispute resolution recommendation | Section 248

(1)The commissioner may make 1 or more dispute resolution recommendations for an application after the application is made and before it is resolved by a dispute resolution process.

(2)However, the commissioner must not make a dispute resolution recommendation after the commissioner refers the application to a dispute resolution officer, unless the dispute resolution officer refers the application back to the commissioner.

(3)A dispute resolution recommendation must be for 1 of the following dispute resolution processes—

(a)department conciliation;

(b)dispute resolution centre mediation;

(c)specialist mediation;

(d)specialist conciliation;

(e)department adjudication;

(f)specialist adjudication.

(4)If the commissioner has made a dispute resolution recommendation for the application, a further recommendation may be that the application be the subject of the same type of dispute resolution process or a different type.

(5)If an application for an interim order has been referred back to the commissioner under section 279(4), the commissioner may make a dispute resolution recommendation that the application be the subject of department conciliation without giving written notice as mentioned in section 243(1).

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