What we do
Our Tribunal Members can act as independent third parties to help resolve first-instance disputes or appeals. We offer a range of binding and non-binding dispute resolution services.
Dispute resolution methods
We use arbitration, mediation, conciliation and case appraisal to resolve disputes.
Types of disputes
We handle specific types of sporting disputes. See what types of cases we can and cannot hear.
Who can use our services
See the criteria for which sporting bodies and individuals can access our services.
Find out how we handle the dispute resolution process, from beginning to end.
The COVID-19 pandemic will affect how we deliver our dispute resolution services. Consistent with advice from the Australian Government, we will conduct all hearings via teleconference or videoconference until further notice. If you have any queries or concerns, contact us via phone (02 6289 3877) or email (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Australian and New Zealand Sports Law Association webinar
On 7 April 2020 the Australian and New Zealand Sports Law Association (ANZSLA) held a webinar on the establishment of the National Sports Tribunal.
Meet our CEO
Mr John Boultbee AM is a lawyer and leading sport administrator with over 20 years’ experience as a judge of the Court of Arbitration for Sport.
He has previously served as Director of the Australian Institute of Sport; Head of National Teams, Football Federation Australia; and High Performance Director, Volleyball Australia. He received a Member of the Order of Australia for services to rowing as an administrator.