|609B||Title:||ARBITRATION (APPOINTMENT OF ARBITRATORS AND UMPIRES) RULES||Gazette Number:||L.N. 38 of 2011|
|Rule:||5||Heading:||Appointment Advisory Board to be consulted||Version Date:||01/06/2011|
Before making a final decision on the appointment of an arbitrator or umpire or on the number of arbitrators that are appropriate for any particular dispute, HKIAC shall consult with at least 3 available members of the Appointment Advisory Board and shall consider their advice but is not bound by it.
These Rules were originally made under the Arbitration Ordinance (Cap 341). Though that Ordinance was repealed, these Rules continue in force so far as it is not inconsistent with the Arbitration Ordinance (Cap 609) and have the like effect for all purposes as if made under Cap 609. (See section 110 of Cap 609)