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Initiate mediation

How to initiate mediation with the SCC.

A request for mediation may be submitted to the SCC by one of the parties, or by both parties jointly. 

The request must be in writing and contain: 

  1. the names and addresses of the parties and their representatives, telephone numbers and email addresses
  2. a summary of the dispute 
  3. whether the parties have agreed to mediation.  

If the request for mediation is received from only one of the parties, the SCC will forward the request to the other party and ask whether they agree to participate in the mediation. 

At the SCC, we process all documents digitally. Send the request for mediation to:
* If for any reason the documents cannot be sent by email, they should be sent by post to: 

SCC Arbitration Institute

Box 16050 

103 21 Stockholm, Sweden 

Registration fee 

Under the SCC Mediation Rules, the registration fee for mediation is EUR 1,500 excluding VAT (EUR 1,875 including VAT). 

VAT does not have to be paid by businesses based outside Sweden. European Union businesses must provide their VAT registration number. 

The registration fee is payable to the following account: 

Bank: Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken AB (publ) 

Recipient: Stockholms Handelskammares Service AB 

Account number (IBAN): SE13 5000 0000 0512 3822 5837 


VAT registration no: SE556095795201 

Please include the claimant's name as a reference when making the payment and attach the receipt to the request.