Cost and Duration

Fees for mediation services are geared to income and range from $5 to $95 per person per hour.

On average, most mediations take between six and nine hours to complete depending on the following factors:

  • The number of issues to be mediated
  • The nature of issues to be mediated: emotionality, and complexity
  • The amount of conflict between the parties
  • The degree of communication & co-operation between parties
  • Whether the children and/or others are to be involved

Each family’s needs for time and ability to pay will be discussed and agreed upon prior to the start of mediation.

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