Initial information meeting

45min session

£80 per person plus vat

£30 plus vat Signed MIAM Cert (if required)


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Child Arrangements

Contact -Residence -Financial support

1.5hr session*

£120 per person plus vat

Paperwork (if required): £60 each per session plus vat


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Finance/ Divorce

Property Pensions Assets Debts

1.5hr session*

£135 per person plus vat

Paperwork fees apply, see below^


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*Fees quoted are for a typical mediation session lasting 1.5hrs.

If your mediation appointment goes on past 1.5hrs then you will be charged accordingly at £80 per person per hour. I.e 2hrs £160 plus any paperwork (where required).

^In  Financial Mediation cases the Mediator will be required to prepare an Open Financial Statement (OFS) to assist you with moving forward. This document will enable you to have any proposals made legally binding, for example when you are trying to achieve a divorce settlement. In these cases a Memorandum of understanding (MOU) will also be required which sets out any agreed financial proposals and where also relevant child arrangements. You can expect to share the cost of 4hrs of administration across 2 mediation meetings at £40 per hour, plus vat. (£160 plus vat each).

Children 1st Mediation is based in Plymouth and offer family mediation Plymouth, family mediation across Devon and across Cornwall. Our Somerset offices are in Bristol, Taunton and Weston Super-mare.


These prices are correct as of 1st April 2019 and may be subject to change from time to time.