CDRP process and decisions

CIRA’s Dispute Resolution Policy (CDRP) is a mechanism through which individuals and businesses that meet CIRA's Canadian Presence Requirements can obtain quick, out-of-court arbitrations at relatively low cost for clear-cut cases of bad faith registration of .CA domain names.

Appointed .CA dispute resolution service providers

To initiate a proceeding through CIRA's dispute resolution process, you must submit your complaint to one of CIRA's independent service providers.

British Columbia International Commercial Arbitration Centre (BCICAC)
500 - 666 Burrard Street
Vancouver, BC, V6C 3P9
Phone: (604) 684-2821
Fax: (604) 736-9233
Website: http://www.bcicac.com/
E-Mail: admin@bcicac.com

Resolution Canada Inc.
85 Curlew Drive
Suite #107
Don Mills, Ontario, M3A 2P8
Phone: (416) 447-0035
Fax: (416) 447-6447
Website: http://www.resolutioncanada.ca/
E-Mail: info@resolutioncanada.ca

The service provider will appoint a panel to review material submitted both by the complainant and the Registrant and will rule on the transfer or cancellation of a domain name registration.

CIRA abides by panel decisions and transfers or deletes domain name registrations, as required. The Registrant may not delete a domain name registration while a proceeding is underway.

Policies


Read past CIRA Domain Name Dispute Resolution decisions.