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The world’s number one accountancy conference, held every four years, will feature more than 6,000 motivated professionals and leading experts to network, brainstorm and build a roadmap. 

Together we shape the future: ACCA will be on stage with our partners - and as a gold sponsor we’re offering extra opportunities for our members:

Register for our World Congress reception

  • Special social event for members and partner organisations of ACCA
  • Tuesday evening of Congress week – enjoy views of Sydney Harbour
  • Find your name on our 200,000 member wall and leave a message
  • Network with fellow members and friends of ACCA from around the world

What you gain by attending

  • Gold-sponsor discount codes for ACCA members - see right
  • Enjoy our short '10talks' on key trends at the ACCA stand
  • Join our quotients quest and take part in our competition
  • See ACCA on the World Congress stage making an impact
  • Hear from the greatest visionaries in business and finance - visit the WCOA website to see the full programme and speaker details
  • Meet members of our alliance partner Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand, joint congress host with CPA Australia
  • Learn, share and find new strategies you can take back to work

Full congress rates with discount codes are shown in the tables below. There are cheaper rates for developing nations. Two- and one-day registration rates are also available on the WCOA website.

Developed nations

All Australian dollars (AUD)

Standard rate

Developed nations

Without discount

With discount code ‘ACCA 10’




Developing nations

All Australian dollars (AUD)

Standard rate

Developing nation

Without discount

With discount code ‘ACCA 5’




    ACCA at the WCOA

    We'll be showcasing our partnerships and cutting-edge research, playing our leading role in shaping the future of the accountancy profession.

  • Emotion in finance

    We’re continuing our research on the future skills of accountants – we’ll be exploring emotional intelligence at the World Congress.

    See current research

  • Ready for robots?

    We’ll be sharing the results of major research with CA ANZ and KPMG on robotics and AI in the finance sector.

    See current research

  • Belt and Road

    How is this initiative reshaping the global value chain, and what is the role of accountants? We’ll have all the latest insights.

    See current research

  • Unlocking potential in developing nations

    Hear about the incredible work the profession is doing to create the foundations for economic growth and for societies to prosper.