Frequently asked questions

Who can attend?


Q: Can my spouse or partner attend?
A: Yes, absolutely! You are welcome to invite friends, family and co-workers along to PSA19, including all social activities. They will simply need to register their attendance, pay the registration fee, and RSVP their attendance to the social activities. More information about the program will be available online soon.

Travelling to Australia


Q: I’m not an Australian citizen. Do I need special documentation to enter Australia and attend this conference?
A: Entry requirements vary depending on your country of citizenship. To find out whether you need a visa, please visit the Department of Immigration "Visa Finder" website


Q: Can I receive a discount on my travel fare?

A: Unfortunately, we cannot provide a travel fare discount.



Q: I only plan on attending one day of the conference. Can I pay for one day only?

A: Yes, simply purchase a day registration.


Q: Several of my colleagues and I are registering for the conference. Is there a special group rate?

A: No, only individual registration is available.

Abstract and workshop submissions

Information on how to submit abstracts can be found on the abstract page.

Accommodation and getting around

Q: Do I need to book my own hotel room?

A: Yes. We have negotiated special rates with the Hyatt Regency in Darling Harbour.  You can make a reservation and find more details at the accommodation page.

Q: What tourist attractions are available in Sydney?

A: For local advice on what to see and do in Sydney during your visit, please visit the local tourist information centre website.

If you have a question that is not answered above, please contact our event organiser by email:

For information about any aspect of the PSA conference, please contact us:

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