Advisors and managers

Advisors and managers

We are membership association for all types of professionals who work in dispute resolution including people who advise or support others in conflict.

We have designed this website to cater for everyone who may be interested in dispute resolution. This may make it hard to find relevant information if you advise or support people in conflict, so we have tried to simplify things for you on this page.


Want to learn more about us?

See 'about us'

Do you want to stand out from others who manage or advise people in dispute?

Become an associate member

Do you want to check your membership status or print your membership certificate?

See 'My membership'

Do you have questions about organisational governance?

See 'our governance' See our Member code of ethics

Want to see how we're advocating for our members?

See submisisons

Want to give us a compliment or submit a complaint?

Submit a complaint or compliment

Learn more about dispute resolution

Want to understand more about types of dispute resolution?

  • Adjudication: Choose adjudication when you want an independent adjudicator to decide a domain name or building and construction payment dispute.
  • Arbitration: Choose arbitration for complex cases when you want an independent arbitrator to make an enforceable decision for you.
  • Conciliation: Choose conciliation when you want the help of a conciliator who can manage the discussion and provide advice so you can decide the outcome yourselves.
  • Expert Determination: Choose expert determination when your dispute is technical or specialised and you want an independent expert to make a decision for you.
  • Mediation: Choose mediation when you want a mediator to assist you and the other participants to interact respectfully and to decide an outcome yourselves.
  • Restorative justice or restorative practice

Looking for Resolution Institute dispute resolution rules?

See rules for arbitration See rules for conciliation

See rules for expert determination See rules for mediation

Looking for professional dispute resolver?




Wander through our resource library to look for for resources by type of resource, region, dispute resolution area, creation date, access type or by area of interest including:

  • Building and construction
  • Dispute handling administration
  • Education
  • Finance and accounting
  • General management
  • Healthcare
  • Human resources management
  • Legal practice

Go to our resource library

Membership gives you free access to exclusive member resources.

See past editions of our monthly newsletter, Pulse

Read past editions of 'The Arbitrator and Mediator' Read case notes

See past AU Professional Development Group event resources

Membership also gives you discounted access to exclusive member resources and events.

Live webinars recorded webinars

NZ Practice Groups and Networking events

AU Professional Development Group events and masterclasses

NZ Mediation training

AU Mediation training AU mediation refresher training

CINERGY® conflict management coaching workshop

Spotlight on practice conference in NZ

Do you want unlimited access to our regular, shorter professional development events for one low annual fee?

See 'Professional development subscription' check subscription status

If you would like us to add or edit any links on this page please contact us.