Legislation > Box 3 – Row 1 > Bringing more hearings and conferences to BC

International Commercial Arbitration Amendment Act (ICAA)

The International Commercial Arbitration Amendments will improve access to justice, attract international arbitration proceedings and encourage economic benefits associated with increased hearings and conferences. This legislation will help position Vancouver as an ideal location to host international commercial arbitration proceedings. The amendments would also bolster Vancouver’s competitiveness in bidding on an opportunity to host the 2022 International Council for Commercial Arbitration Congress.

Read more