RICS Dispute Resolution Service offers the EWAS Referral Service, which provides reassurance to parties who instruct RICS accredited expert witnesses that they are appropriately qualified and able to discharge the role they are instructed to undertake. The referral service is part of the Expert Witness Accreditation Service (EWAS), which sets universal standards for expert witnesses across the property and built environment sector.
By using the EWAS referral service, you can be confident that the appointed expert:
We charge an administration fee of £425 inclusive of VAT to make a nomination of Expert Witness. To use this service, please complete and return the DRS2 application form.
You are also able to source an RICS Accredited Expert Witness using the EWAS referral service. We charge an administration fee of £180 inclusive of VAT to provide the contact details of three Expert Witnesses. To access this service, please complete and return the EWAS Referral Service application form.
RICS Dispute Resolution Service
55 Colmore Row
Call: +44 (0) 20 7334 3806