Statutory Functions

ACICA has been designated the default appointing authority under the following legislation:

  • International Arbitration Act 1974 (Cth)
  • Water Management Act 1999 (TAS) sections 118 and 178;
  • Water Act 1989 (VIC) schedule 15; and
  • Construction Industry Long Service Leave Act 1997 (VIC) section 12

Under each of the above legislative instruments, ACICA has a statutory appointment function and parties may apply to ACICA for an appointment.

Different procedures apply with respect to the making of an appointment under these legislative instruments. Further information can be found by following the links below: