Amendment to and Enactment of the JCAA Arbitration Rules (effective on July 1, 2021)

We would like to express our sincere gratitude to all of the valuable comments and suggestions regarding the proposed amendments to the JCAA Arbitration Rules and draft of Appointing Authority Rules during the public comment period from April 9, 2021 to May 12, 2021.

The proposals were revised with reference to the received comments and suggestions. The revised proposals passed the resolution of the JCAA Board of Directors on June 7, 2021, and they will come into effect on July 1, 2021 as originally scheduled.

The final draft of the rules can be downloaded via the links at the end of this page.

To enhance the transparency of the process of amendment and enactment of the JCAA rules, the received comments and the JCAA's responses to them will be published on the website at a later date.

      Enquiry contact:

      Shinji Ogawa
      Arbitration & Mediation Department


Masato Dogauchi

Chief Arbitration and Mediation Officer 
Japan Commercial Arbitration Association (JCAA)