Once you have registered for the conference you will receive a confirmation email from ozaccom@ozaccom.com.au.  Please note that the email confirmation will be sent to the email address entered when registering for the conference. This confirmation email contains a link to your PDF tax invoice.

No, you will not receive a hardcopy conference pass/ticket prior to the conference.

However, you will receive a registration confirmation email shortly after registering. Please print the invoice and bring it with you to the conference registration desk at the Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre in-order to speed up the registration process on the day.

Yes. If you are no longer able to attend the conference we may be able to transfer your registration to the name of a colleague or friend free of charge, however you will need to email conference@architecture.com.au and inform us of the change at least 14 days prior to the conference.

All cancellations and refunds will incur an administration fee of $150. No refunds will be issued after 14 days out from the event, and the full registration fee will be forfeited. ‘No Shows’ to the event will be charged the full registration fee. All cancellations to a registration must be made in writing to the Australian Institute of Architects:


The confirmation email received shortly after registering.  Identification of the ticket holders name may also be required at the registration desk.

No, unfortunately we do not offer half-day tickets; you will need to purchase a single day ticket as outlined on the registration page. Please note as there is a significant discount for the SONA and student full conference ticket types, there will not be any single day tickets available.

Flexi Tickets are fully transferable between different employees of the same practice, with the condition that only one person per Flexi Ticket purchased may attend the conference at any one time. The ticket can be left for collection, at the registration desk or you can arrange alternative transfer with co-workers. This ticket allows access to all conference sessions for one person per session, and one lunch on Friday and Saturday. If you would like more information on this ticket type, please email conference@architecture.com.au.

Flexi Tickets do not include a ticket to the Opening Party.

Please note that the email confirmation will be sent to the email address entered when registering for the conference. The confirmation email will be sent within 15 minutes of confirming your registration online.

As it is becoming increasingly difficult to send emails that do not end up in people’s JUNK/SPAM folders; if you do not receive the confirmation email please check your junk mail folder for an email from: ozaccom@ozaccom.com.au  or add this address to your Safe Senders list. Please contact conference@architecture.com.au if you still do not receive the confirmation.

Once online registrations have closed, the registration webpage will have a link to a downloadable PDF hardcopy registration form. Please print and fill this out with credit card details and bring along with you to the conference registration desk at the Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre during registration times. Note, once online registrations have closed, we will not be accepting emailed registration forms either, therefore please just bring the filled in form with you on the day.

Exact registration opening hours will be confirmed on this website closer to the event. This information will also be emailed to all conference delegates one week prior to the conference, alongside other important information for conference attendees.


Visit the ‘Program’ webpage of this website to view the latest conference program. Additional fringe events and tour information is also available on the ‘Events’ webpage.

Once the program is finalized the number of CPD points available will be communicated via a dedicated CPD page on this website. Stay tuned. 

Some conference sessions will be recorded and may be made available for purchase after the event at www.continuum.com.au. For more information on accessing and purchasing the sessions in the months following the conference, email cpd@architecture.com.au.

Fringe Events

Yes, conference registration includes entry to the conference opening party, with the exception of Flexi and Day tickets. For more information regarding the Opening Party please refer to the Events page of the website.

The online system will not allow someone with the same registration details to register twice for the event. Therefore, if you have registered for the conference and then go online to purchase additional Opening Party tickets, an error will appear preventing you to proceed. To fix this, please enter your surname followed by the number ‘1’ (ie. “Brown 1”) and proceed to book your tickets. If you are still experiencing problems, email conference@architecture.com.au

Visit the ‘Events’ webpage of this website for more information. The fringe program is planned to include a number of events taking place during the week leading up to the conference. Exhibitions, tours, workshops and other fringe events will be regularly updated onto the fringe events webpage over the up-coming months. Individual registration for these events will be required and accessible via the webpage. Please note the fringe events will have limited capacity and are only available to those who have purchased Conference Tickets.


Please enter any dietary requirements you may have when registering online. If you have forgotten to do so, please email conference@architecture.com.au.

Access and facilities for people with disabilities are provided throughout the Centre. All car parks and buildings are wheelchair accessible. If you require more detail please visit the accessibility information of the Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre which can be found in the middle of this page.

In the heart of the CBD minutes away from fantastic bars, cafes and hotels

Visit the ‘Accommodation’ webpage of this website for a range of accommodation rates we have sourced in Perth exclusive to our conference delegates.

Visit the ‘Events’ webpage of this website for more information on events coinciding with the conference. The fringe events program is planned to include a number of events taking place all day Thursday and Sunday. The ‘Events’ webpage will be continually updated in the coming months with visitor information, suggestions and tours that may be of interest to you while in Perth for the conference. 

The Australian Institute of Architects call for a limited number of volunteers to assist at the National Architecture Conference. Volunteer tasks include; helping with setup, registrations, general enquiries, directing delegates, as well as general setup and tasks associated with the event. If you are an interested SONA member, please keep an eye on the SONA website, as we will call for volunteers.

Didn’t find the answer you were after on this page or elsewhere on the website? Email conference@architecture.com.au