Appointment of Experts and Neutrals

Filing a request

Any request for appointment shall be processed by the International Centre for ADR (“the Centre”) only when it is based upon an agreement between the parties for the appointment of an expert or a neutral by the Centre or when the Centre is otherwise satisfied that there is a sufficient basis for acting as appointing authority.

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The appointment shall be binding on the parties. The Centre’s role is limited to the process of appointing the expert or neutral in question and the Centre does not administer the expert proceedings.

The parties may, but are not obliged to, use the appropriate Form to file a Request for the appointment of an Expert (“Request”). Requesting Party(ies) should submit the appropriate Form to the ICC International Centre for ADR electronically and follow the instructions below.

The Form, currently available in English, can be obtained by sending an e-mail to

The Request must be accompanied by a payment of US$5,000 per expert or neutral to the International Chamber of Commerce. The payment must originate from the party to the case. Payment details are available here.

When sending the Request, please send to:

ICC International Centre for ADR
33-43 avenue du Président Wilson
75116 Paris

Tel.: +33 1 49 53 29 03
Fax: +33 1 86 26 67 49