The online registration form is now closed.

If you would like to register for the conference, please visit the staff at the registration desk onsite and they will process your registration and payment there. You must make full payment with a credit card.

The Conference Management Team

Credit Card Payment – Please be advised that fees apply for payments made via credit card (MasterCard 1.19%, Visa 1.22%, AMEX 1.91%)⁠.

Full Registration Options

Note: Full registration includes the one complimentary Welcome Reception ticket.

Full Registration – $999.00



Day Registration, Workshops and Conference Networking Opportunities




Please note:

Full, Concession or Day Registrations do NOT include attendance to the Optional Workshop Day on the 30th May. If you are interested in attending the Workshop Day, please select when prompted on your registration.

Additional Conference Networking Function | 60 Minutes of Good Humour – $65.00

Additional networking function tickets for day delegates, partners or colleagues

Learning Outcomes

On completion of your attendance at the 2018 Australian and New Zealand Addiction Conference we are confident you will walk away with a wide range of key facts, findings and experiences from industry champions and that will assist your role and organisation within the addiction sector.

Full conference attendance will incorporate the following six (6) ‘take home’ learning outcomes:

1. Describe a range of new approaches and programs available for treatment, recovery and transition/integration into the community
2. Recall implementation of public responses and initiatives in regional, rural and urban environments
3. Discover latest trends, research and findings
4. Review training opportunities and resources for addiction practitioners, specialists or clients
5. Identify up-to-date interventions and relapse strategies
6. Identify further links between substance abuse and behaviour changes

Registration Information

Full Registration
Full registration includes all conference sessions and keynotes, morning teas, lunches, afternoon teas, networking function, conference materials including handbook and the on-line book of abstracts. It also includes access to the presenter podcasts, post conference. Full Registration does NOT include attendance to the Optional Workshop Day on the 30th May.

Concession Registration**
Concession registrations are available for full–time students and unwaged delegates only. A Concession Registration receives the same inclusions as a Full Registration.

Day Only Registration Rate – 28 or 29 May 2018

Day registrations include conference sessions and keynote presentations for the nominated day, conference materials including the handbook and book of abstracts (online), softcopy of the Book of Proceedings, access to presenter podcasts following the conference and meals for the nominated day including morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea.

Day registrations do not include the networking function or workshops. Tickets can be purchased from the registration form.

Conference Networking Function | 60 Minutes of Good Humour (28 May 2018)
Tickets to the Networking Function are included in full registrations only and includes drinks and canapes. Tickets can be purchased from the registration form for day delegates and partners.

Half Day Workshop (30 May 2018)
Delegates can purchase a ticket to attend the workshops on Wednesday 30 May 2018. The workshops are an additional cost and are not included in the full registration or day registration fee. Tickets can be purchased from the registration form.

Early Bird Registration
Early Bird rates are offered to those who register and pay by 16 April 2018. To be eligible for the Early Bird rate payment must be received by this date. After 17 April 2018, all new and outstanding registrations will be transferred to the standard rate.

Once your registration has been received a confirmation email and tax invoice will be issued. All accounts must be paid in full 30 days from the invoice date or 10 business days before the conference start date, whichever comes first. The organisers reserve the right, without notification, to cancel outstanding accounts any time after 30 days from date of tax invoice being sent.

All registrations received after Monday 14 May 2018 must be paid in full by credit card only. If payment is not received prior to the conference, access will be granted only after full payment is made via credit card or cash onsite.

Refunds and Cancellations
The Conference Committee understand that circumstances can change.  At any point prior to the event you are welcome to contact the Conference Secretariat in writing to nominate a substitute delegate at no extra charge. A full refund less a $150 service fee will be issued for cancellations received on or before 16 April 2018.

Registration cancellation received between 16 April 2018 and 30 April 2018 will receive a 50% refund on the registration fees.  No refunds will be issued after 1 May 2018. Non-payment does not constitute cancellation.

All accommodation bookings will be subject to the individual hotel cancellation policy. Please contact the Conference Secretariat for the hotel cancellation policy.

It is the responsibility of the delegate to arrange their own travel insurance. The Conference does not endorse or have arrangements with any companies. The following links are provided for information only.

The Conference organisers reserve the right to change activities, topics and presenters where necessary. “The organisers shall not be liable for any loss caused by the cancellation of the Conference where such cancellation is due to Force Majeure. The term “Force Majeure” means any circumstance beyond the reasonable control of the organisers including but not limited to War, hostilities (whether war be declared or not), terrorism, aircraft hijacking, military operation, riot, civil war, rebellion, civil commotion or unrest, Acts or Regulations of government, refusal to grant visas, explosions, natural disasters, transport delays, transport difficulties and the insolvency of airline.

Privacy Statement
The Australian and New Zealand Mental Health Association is committed to keeping your information private. Any information provided by you in relation to this conference is collected by The Association and will be added to their database with the primary purpose of contacting you with regards to ongoing research, product development and providing you with information about future products and services. This information will be held in the strictest of confidence and in accordance with the Privacy Act 1988 and Privacy Amendment Act 2001. To update your details or request to be removed from the database please contact the Conference Secretariat.