Registration is OPEN.

Registration Rates

Member Full Conference


Member Day Rate


Concessionary Member Full Conference


Concessionary Member Day Rate


UK Non Member and Cat A Full Conference


UK Non Member and Cat A Day Rate


Non Member Cat B Full Conference


Non Member Cat B Day Rate


Reciprocal Agreements Full Conference*


Late booking fee of £50 comes into operation after Friday, 16 February 2018.

Funded Places Available for BSA UK Concessionary Members
All our funded places have been allocated.

Early Career Forum Annual Conference Fund
All our funded places have been allocated.

If you have any queries regarding conference registration, try our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) or contact the BSA Office.

Conference Dinner

The conference dinner will take place on Wednesday, 11 April 2018 at The Biscuit Factory in Newcastle and is £40.

The Biscuit Factory is one of the UK’s largest commercial art, craft and design galleries, set in the heart of Newcastle’s cultural quarter. Facilities include a restaurant (Artisan), cafe (The Factory Kitchen) and a number of hireable spaces, ranging from private meeting rooms to a stylish, modern 300-capacity event venue, The Biscuit Room, complete with its own lounge and bar.

If you have already registered for the conference but would like to add the conference dinner to your booking please contact the BSA Events Team to book your place.

Reciprocal Agreements

BSA reciprocal agreements members can attend partner organisations' events at reduced rates. The BSA has reciprocal agreements with: American Sociological AssociationThe Australian Sociological AssociationBritish Society of CriminologyCanadian Sociological AssociationSocial Policy AssociationSociologists for Women in SocietySociological Association of Aotearoa (New Zealand)South African Sociological Association.

* Please contact the BSA Events Team to register at the reciprocal agreement rate.

Important Dates

13 October 2017 - Abstract submission deadline

12 January 2018 - Presenter booking deadline

Film and Photography

Delegates are kindly reminded that professional photographers and film crew, employed by the BSA, will be present at this event taking pictures and video footage.

This footage and images may be used, without further notification, at a later date by the BSA within the following materials: brochures, newsletters, marketing material, videos, hoardings, and/or as digital images such as those on the BSA website.  Please contact the BSA Events Team with any queries.

Contact Information

BSA Events Team
Tel: 0191 383 0839
Fax:  0191 383 0782

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