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CIRA’s Dispute Resolution Policy (CDRP) is a mechanism through which individuals and businesses that meet CIRA's Canadian Presence Requirements can obtain quick, out-of-court arbitrations at relatively low cost for clear-cut cases of bad faith registration of .CA domain names.

Appointed .CA dispute resolution service providers

To initiate a proceeding through CIRA's dispute resolution process, you must submit your complaint to one of CIRA's independent service providers.

Canadian International Dispute Resolution Centre (CIIDRC)

500 - 666 Burrard Street
Vancouver, BC, V6C 3P9
Phone: (778) 370-1432 
Fax: (604) 736-9233
Website: http://ciidrc.org
E-Mail:[email protected]

Resolution Canada Inc.

85 Curlew Drive
Suite #112
Don Mills, Ontario, M3A 2P8
Phone: (416) 447-0035
Fax: (416) 447-6447
Website: http://www.resolutioncanada.ca/
E-Mail: [email protected]

The service provider will appoint a panel to review material submitted both by the complainant and the Registrant and will rule on the transfer or cancellation of a domain name registration.

CIRA abides by panel decisions and transfers or deletes domain name registrations, as required. The Registrant may not delete a domain name registration while a proceeding is underway.

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