NEDC Registration

The National Economic Development Conference (NEDC23) will be taking place in Karratha from 22-24 August 2023.

Registration for NEDC23 is now closed. For any inquiries about registration, please get in touch with our conference team. 

Australian Certified Economic Developers (ACEcD) members can earn 10 CPD points with full registration. 

Registration Fees

To support delegates that are attending NEDC23, the City of Karratha is generously offering a travel subsidy.

Non-WA residents are eligible for a $500 subsidy. 

WA non-Pilbara residents are eligible for a $250 subsidy. 

The subsidy will only be available until the allocation is exhausted. If you are eligible for the subsidy you will be able to select the subsidised ticket option when you register until the allocation is exhausted. 

Registration fees are provided below. All amounts are in Australian dollars and include GST.

Full registration includes Welcome Reception, 2 full day conferences and Economic Development Awards for Excellence Gala.

Full registration with travel subsidy (until exhausted) will be: 

Non-WA Resident

EDA Member: $1,095
Non-Member: $1,395

WA (Non-Pilbara) Resident

EDA Member: $1,345
Non-Member: $1,645

 Pilbara, WA Resident

EDA Member: $1,595
Non-Member: $1,895

 After the  travel subsidy is exhausted, Full Registration for all delegates will be:

EDA Member: $1,595
Non-Member: $1,895
Full Time Student: $1,100*

 Day Registration

One Day Only – EDA Member $855
One Day Only – Non-Member $1,045   

  Additional Events

Study Tour $150
Welcome Reception $100 (included in full registration)
2023 Economic Development Awards for Excellence Gala $220 (included in full registration)

Please note: terms and conditions apply

terms and conditions


  • The conference organiser and its agents reserve the right to alter any of the arrangements, timetables, plans or other items relating to the event/s, without prior notice and for any reason.
  • The conference organiser and its agents are not liable for any loss, damage or inconvenience caused as a result of such alteration.

Cancellation & Transfer

  • Cancellations received on or by 5pm AWST 30 June 2023 will receive a full refund.
  • Cancellations received after 5pm AWST June 30 2023 are not eligible for a refund.
  • Registrations may be transferred to an eligible delegate on or up to 5pm AWST 20 August 2023 with no penalty.
  • Requests to cancel or transfer a registration must be received in writing to
  • The conference organiser reserves the right to accept cancellations and transfers outside of the above conditions at its discretion.

Conference Postponement

  • In the event of a postponement, all registrations, including for social functions and pre conference events, will automatically be transferred to the new dates.

Conference Cancellation

  • In the event of the cancellation of the conference, all registrations and associated components of attendance will be refunded in full.

Become a Member of EDA to qualify for discounted member rates