Mediation &

Arbitration spaces

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The Law Society provides purpose-designed and appointed mediation, arbitration and meeting spaces in a private and secure environment. Located on Level 12 at 170 Phillip Street, the facilities offer superbly appointed rooms with adjoining party rooms.  Please call 02 9926 0279 for bookings, or use the online form.

The Law Society is continuing to monitor the COVID-19 situation and, based on advice from government and health authorities, taking all required action to protect the health and wellbeing of members of the profession, Law Society staff, and anyone accessing 170 Phillip Street. 

Services and facilities

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Room allocation and seating arrangements are flexible and can accommodate many types of bookings including mediation, arbitration, negotiation and conciliation, as well as general meetings.

The rooms are equipped with a number of self-service facilities provided at no extra cost for use by participants. Our ancillary facilities are the most modern available for mediation and arbitration and include:

  • Complimentary wireless internet access. The facility is equipped with its own secure wireless internet service. To access the wireless internet you will need a laptop or phone with Wi-Fi capability.
  • Printing, photocopying and scanning facilities
  • Facsimile service
  • Communication facilities to allow for phone / web conferencing, internet and computer access
  • Data projector
  • Ceiling mounted projector screens
  • Magnetic glass whiteboards and markers
  • After hours air-conditioning
  • All rooms are sound proofed
  • Catered and self-service facility which allows for unlimited coffee and tea. More substantial catering options are also available for hearing parties.

The following additional services are available by arrangement, at additional cost:

  • Teleconferencing
  • Web conferencing
  • In-house catering

Rooms and pricing

The facility comprises:

  • One boardroom
  • Two hearing or conference rooms (can be combined into one to provide for a large hearing, seminar or conference)
  • Four party break out rooms
  • Witness waiting area


 Function room

Maximum capacity

Boardroom (1203)  18
Hearing/Conference rooms (1204 and 1205)  10
Party Breakout rooms (1201, 1202, 1206 and 1207)  6


 Function room

Half day (5 hours)

Full day (5 - 10 hours)

1203 $300 $500
1204 $250 $450
1205 $250 $450
1201 $95 $190
1202 $95 $190
1206 $95 $190
1207 $95 $190
1203 (including 2 party rooms) $400 $600
1204 (including 2 party rooms) $300 $500
1205 (including 2 party rooms) $300 $500
Complete suite (all rooms) $1,000 $2,000

All prices are inclusive of GST

Location and Contact

The Law Society of New South Wales
Level 12
170 Phillip Street 
SYDNEY   NSW   2000

Operating Hours

8am – 6pm Monday to Friday. 

Special arrangements can be made for our closing times as we understand that mediations can unexpectedly run overtime

Catering Packages

The Law Society understands the time constraints with mediations and have put together an in-house catering menu. We would encourage you and your clients to order from our in-house catering menu prior to your meetings.

Catering will be billed separately and orders must be received two business days prior to mediation / meeting taking place.

Morning tea
Sweet or savoury item 

$9.80 per person

Sandwich Lunch
Assorted sandwiches, fruit basket, bottled water & orange juice

$22.00 per person

Afternoon tea
Sweet or savoury item

$9.80 per person

Tea, coffee and water


All prices are inclusive of GST

Make a booking

To register a booking please complete the online form.

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