Congress Registration Inclusions:

The full registration fee entitles delegates to access the following:

  • Full access to all sessions taking place from Wednesday 1st – Friday 3rd November 2023 (excluding workshops)
  • Morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea
  • Welcome reception
  • Congress exhibition

Pre-conference workshops are an optional add-on to your Congress Registration. Further details are below.

ISSPD Congress Gala Dinner

We have a beautiful gala dinner planned for Thursday 2nd November.

Registration TypeRegular
ISSPD Member Congress Registration$1,055 AUD
Non-Member Congress Registration$1,185 AUD
Students, those with lived experience & carers*$355 AUD

*Students, lived experience or carers
This registration type is intended for those with lived experience, or attending as a carer or family member, who are unwaged or on a low wage. Or a full time student.
If you are a professional lived experience worker receiving a salary, we ask that you register under the Member/Non-Member rate.
If you have any queries at all, please reach out to us at

All prices quoted are including gst and in AUSTRALIAN DOLLARS.

Not yet a member of ISSPD or has your membership lapsed? You don’t need to pay more for Congress, become an ISSPD Member today for free!
Please send your details to Giles Newton-Howes, President on

CLICK HERE for accommodation information.


Pre-Conference Workshops

Date: Wednesday 1st November
Time: 8:30am – 12noon
Location: Sydney Masonic Centre

Pre-Conference workshops will take place on the morning prior to the opening afternoon of the Congress and are available to book exclusively for those attending the Congress. If you do not register to attend the Congress, you will not be able to attend a workshop (the International Day for Lived Experience on Tuesday 31st October is an exception to this).
To book a workshop, complete your registration through the registration button below and select which workshop you would like to attend at the add-on stage of the process.
The workshops run concurrently on Wednesday 1st November so please ensure you book one workshop only.

For more information on each workshop, click the name in the table below. 

*Please note, workshops are subject to change and may be cancelled if there are not eough registrations. Any fees will be refunded if this any cancellations occur. 

Payment method

Payment methods accepted are credit cards or EFT transfers. Please note, credit card payments will incur a surcharge. All details for EFT payments are detailed on the tax invoice.

Cancellation Policy

Any registration cancellation requests must be received in writing before Wednesday 30th August 2023 and will be subject to a $125 administration fee. No refunds will be made after this time.