What are the costs for mediation? Is it cheaper than costs for courts?

Instead of paying the courts filling fee in most of the cases based on quantification of the Case. In private mediation, parties just need to bear the cost. It is believed that mediation will be a way of cutting the cost for parties.Unless determined otherwise by agreement between the parties and the mediatior, fees arge determined on the basis of minimum fee Tarif.

Who set the tarif?

The minimum fee tarif is annually published by the Ministry of Justice.

Who has to pay for it?

Unless otherwise agreed the parties shre the fees and costs equally. Mediatiors are prohibited to act on a success fee basis.