Outcome of Complaint

The Order of the Disciplinary Committee setting out the outcome of the inquiry and the penalty meted out (where applicable) will be forwarded to the Member concerned. The complainant will be notified in writing of the outcome of his complaint.


Any Member may lodge a notice of appeal against the decision of a Disciplinary Committee with the Chief Executive Officer within 28 days of the date of the written notice of the Disciplinary Committee’s decision on the following grounds:

  1. the Disciplinary Committee erred in law or in the interpretation of the Rules or applicable regulations; or

  2. significant fresh evidence is available that was not available to the Member concerned at the time of the hearing and which he could not at that time have been expected with reasonable diligence to have obtained; or

  3. there has been a failure on the part of the Disciplinary Committee to follow the prescribed procedures for the hearing in accordance with the Rules, and the Disciplinary Committee’s decision has been prejudiced by this failure; or

  4. an order of exclusion or suspension was manifestly excessive in all the circumstances.