The Scottish Mediation Network was established in 1990 to:

  • Raise the profile of mediation in Scotland
  • Act as a professional body for mediators in Scotland
  • Maintain the Scottish Mediation Register and provide access to quality assured mediation services

The Scottish Mediation Network seeks to:

  • Promote a wider understanding of the appropriate use of mediation and other related forms of conflict management and prevention
  • Support and promote education, training and research in skills and best practice
  • Create and encourage links between mediators and Scottish public, private, voluntary and community organisations
  • Promote and organise standards of professional conduct and training