Croatia

Welcome

The Mediation Centre of the Croatian Chamber of Economy was established in 2002 and is the first Mediation Center in Croatia.

The aim of the Mediation Centre is to organize and administer the mediation proceedings on private law disputes. The bodies of the Mediation Centre are the President and the Secretary.

The President of the Centre is Professor emeritus dr. sc. Krešimir SAJKO, and the Secretary, Ms Mirjana KOŠEC, B. Sc. Econ.

Mediation Law

The mediation proceedings are conducted under the rules agreed by the parties and in the framework of the Law on Mediation and the Mediation Rules. The Centre recommends to the parties to use the standard Mediation Agreement. In matters not expressly provided for in the parties’ agreement, the Rules of Mediation (Off. Gaz. No. 142/2011) and stringent rules of the Law on Mediation shall apply.

Mediation costs are based on the Decision on Costs in Mediation Proceedings (Off. Gaz. No. 142/2011).

Listed below are links to useful documents:

  • Request for mediation
  • Mediation agreement
  • List of mediators (Off. Gaz. No. 34/2010; 48/2011)
  • Law on Mediation (Off. Gaz. No. 18/2011)
  • Rules of Mediation (Off. Gaz. No. 142/2011)
  • Decision on Costs in Mediation Proceedings (Off. Gaz. No. 142/2011)
  • Recommended Mediation Clauses of the Mediation Centre at the Croatian Chamber of Economy

Rules of Mediation for economic conflicts

The mediation proceedings are conducted under the rules agreed by the parties and in the framework of the Mediation Act and the Mediation Rules. The Centre recommends to the parties to use the standard Mediation Agreement. In matters not expressly provided for in the parties' agreement, the Rules of Mediation (Off. Gaz. No. 142/2011) and stringent rules of the Mediation Act shall apply.

Decision on the costs

The Decisions regulate the rules on costs in proceedings to which the rules on mediation of the Centre for Mediation at the Croatian Chamber of Economy apply. The costs of mediation proceedings for average disputes is approx. 300,00 EUR.

In more complex disputes, this fee may be increased by the President of the Centre.

List of Mediators

The Mediation Centre uses the services of highly qualified and officially registered mediators. A list of mediators is regulated by the (Off.Gaz.No. 34/2012 and 48/2011) and is put at the disposal to parties who submit a request for mediation to the Centre.

Local contact

Croatian Chamber of Economy

Contact Person
Bojana Božac

Address
Rooseveltov trg 2 p.p. 630
HR-10 000 Zagreb
Croatia

Communication
Phone: +385 (0)1 484 86-22
Fax: +385 (0)1 484 86-25
E-mail: croatia@remove-this.gotomediation.eu
Website: www2.hgk.hr/en

Project Partners

  • Eurochambres, Brussels, Belgium (Project coordinator)
  • Brussels Enterprises, Commerce and Industry Belgium
  • Croatian Chamber of Economy
  • Cyprus Chamber of Commerce and Economy
  • Centre for Mediation and Arbitration of Paris, France
  • Handelskammer Hamburg Service GmbH, Germany
  • The Union of Italian Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Handicraft and Agriculture
  • Open University of Italian Chambers of Commerce
  • Latvian Chamber of Commerce and Industry
  • Iasi Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Romania
  • Barcelona Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Navigation, Spain