National Biodiversity Offsets Conference | Hotel Realm, Canberra

The time is right for a national forum on biodiversity offsets to aid in shaping the future of environmental offsets in Australia. A national conference on biodiversity offsets will provide an opportunity to:

  • Discuss their history and effectiveness in addressing environmental impacts
  • Share the experiences from all levels of government
  • Learn from academics, the legal professeion and those involved in offset markets
  • Hear from individuals involved in the hands-on delivery of offsets​
  • Explore different metrics for measuring impact and calculating offset delivery
  • Debate the relative benefits of direct, indirect and ‘pay and go’ offsets

This conference will be of interest to policy makers, regulatory authorities, academics, offset brokers, environmental practitioners, offset providers and the legal fraternity. All participants will receive an understanding of every aspect of biodiversity offsets and the opportunity to participate in closing session aimed at identifying priorities for biodiversity offset policy, science, markets and delivery in Australia.

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Registrations are now open for the National Biodiversity Offsets Conference. Become a member of EIANZ to receive discounted conference attendance.

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Call for Posters

Professionals, academics and students involved with biodiversity offsets are invited to prepare a poster for the event. Posters can cover a range of subjects relating to biodiversity offsets and may include case examples or theoretical approaches, but must consider the aims of the conference.

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Important Dates

Poster submissions close

Monday 1 July 2019

Poster acceptance notification

Tuesday 16 July 2019

Poster presenter registration deadline

Wednesday 31 July 2019

Registrations open

Thursday 30 May 2019

Early Bird Registrations closes

Monday 22 July 2019

National Biodiversity Offsets Conference

Monday 26 - Wednesday 28 August 2019

Gala Dinner at Old Parliament House

Monday 26 August 2019

Technical Field Trip

Wednesday 28 August 2019

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Event Sponsors

Thank you to the organisations who provided their generous financial support to make the National Biodiversity Offsets Conference possible.

Platinum Sponsor

This sponsorship package is still available. For information see the Sponsorship Prospectus

Silver Sponsor

Bronze Sponsors

Conference Sponsor

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Sponsorship opportunities

The Sponsorship Prospectus is now available and provides outstanding opportunities for sponsors to secure high-profile brand recognition within the environment sector and with leaders of industry and government attending the conference. Gold, Silver and Bronze packages are available as well as trade opportunities and tailored packages.

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Event details

When: 26 Aug - 28 Aug 2019

Where: Hotel Realm
18 National Circuit, Barton ACT

Contact: EIANZ Central Office: or +61 8593 4140

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