DARWIN Suite 28/16 Charlton Court, Woolner, NT 0820
0418 562 586
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Community Dispute Resolution

Community Dispute Resolution

Disputes between communities, local councils and non-government organisations are a strain on the parties involved and often the community at large.

Managing conflict can help settle disagreements and provide direction, so that all those affected can continue to live calmly side-by-side.

What is Community Dispute Resolution:

Northern Meditors provide the highest quality dispute resolution service which assists all sectors of the community throughout Northern Australia to resolve issues in a safe environment where everyone’s concerns may be dealt with efficiently and cost effectively.  These disputes may involve individuals, small and large businesses and government and non-government organisations throughout regional and remote Northern Australia in areas including:

  • environmental;
  • land access;
  • native title;
  • work place;
  • sports;
  • commercial; and
  • community disputes.


Why Northern Meditors:           

All of our practitioners are Nationally Accredited practitioners who align themselves with the standards set by their National Accreditation Bodies. In addition, most of our practitioners practice as legal practitioners throughout Australia and are experienced in handling disputes which involve complex legal issues.

Your Northern Mediators practitioner will adopt a neutral role which is focused on facilitating positive and collaborative discussion between the parties in dispute. This process will assist the parties with:

  • Exploring the issues in dispute;
  • Identifying common ground;
  • Generating beneficial options;
  • Reaching agreement; and
  • Reality testing.