COVID-19 Update: ODACC is supporting public health recommendations to reduce the spread of COVID-19. We have implemented a work at home plan for all employees. We remain fully available to assist the public, adjudicators, and to manage adjudications. We also have the capability of conducting video-hearings for adjudications. You may communicate with us via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or via phone at 416-307-0008.
Adjudication and prompt payment provisions of the Construction Act came into force on October 1, 2019. ODACC is responsible for administering adjudications and for training and certifying adjudicators. Join ODACC staff as they discuss the adjudication process. Commentary will cover the following issues and topics:
– What is adjudication?
– How much does adjudication cost?
– How to commence an adjudication.
– How to select an adjudicator.
– What are the benefits of adjudication?
– How to become an adjudicator.
Ontario Dispute Adjudication for Construction Contracts (“ODACC”) is the Authorized Nominating Authority (“ANA”) under the Construction Act. As the ANA, ODACC is responsible for administering construction-related adjudications and for training and qualifying Adjudicators. ODACC derives its powers from the Construction Act and Ontario Regulation 306/18, accessible at the following links:
Construction Act, R.S.O. 1990 c. C.30: https://www.ontario.ca/laws/statute/90c30#BK43
Ontario Regulation 306/18: https://www.ontario.ca/laws/regulation/180306#BK21