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The National Conference is a highlight of the SoCLA year.

Our first conference was held in the Perth in 2010. Since then the Conference has been held in Brisbane, Sydney, Adelaide (Working Weekend), Melbourne, Canberra, Gold Coast and Hunter Valley, NSW.

The  conference also incorporates the presentation of the Brooking Prize and the grand final of the Charrett Moot.

2019 Conference

Our 2019 National Conference will be held at The Westin Hotel in Perth commencing with welcome drinks on Thursday 1 August 2019.

The conference theme is Doing it Overseas - the legal tips and tricks for taking Construction Smarts to foreign jurisdictions.

A full day conference program will run on Friday 2 August 2019 followed by a half-day program on Saturday 3 August 2019.

Gala Dinner

The gala dinner will be held on Friday 2 August 2019 from 7:00 pm at the University Club of Western Australia.  It is not necessary that attendees of the gala dinner also attend the conference - these tickets are available independently.  We encourage you to invite your colleagues, clients and partners to this conference highlight.

Click for information on ticket prices and how to register for the Gala Dinner.   Contact admin@scl.org.au if you have any questions regarding registration

Conference Registrations

Registrations are now open.  Please click here for further details.

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National Conference

Our 2019 National Conference will be held in at The Westin Hotel, Perth, WA from 1-3 August 2019. Click here for further information

SoCLA Election

Members of SoCLA are asked to vote for up to three of the 9 candidates standing for the Society's Board. Please read about the candidates and vote here