General Regulatory Chamber tribunal procedure rules

Rules for how cases are handled in the General Regulatory Chamber, which deals with appeals against government regulators.



The rules are used in the following types of case:

  • charity
  • claims management services
  • community right to bid
  • copyright licensing
  • electronic communications and postal services
  • environment
  • estate agents
  • exam board
  • food
  • gambling
  • immigration services
  • information rights
  • pensions regulation
  • professional regulation
  • transport

The rules include how to appeal, how hearings are conducted, and how the tribunal reaches decisions.

These rules, in effect from April 2013, include changes to the original rules made since 2010.

Published 20 October 2014
Last updated 19 February 2019 + show all updates
  1. The Tribunal Procedure (First-tier Tribunal) (General Regulatory Chamber) Rules 2009 updated.
  2. First published.