Annual Conference Delegate Rates

You will see that we have increased our pricing for this years conference.  This takes into account the fact that we have kept our prices on hold for a number of years now.  We remain conscious that one of our key objectives is to offer you great opportunities at a good price, but we believe these increases are very reasonable.  And we are confident that our annual event is still the best value for money conference for HR & OD professionals across public services.

Option A – Full Conference 2 day VIP pass

This includes delegate fees, lunches, black tie dinner and overnight accommodation on 19th April – £550 + VAT (PPMA Member)

£810 + VAT – includes membership to June 2019 (Non PPMA Member) or £760 + VAT – excludes membership (Non PPMA Member)

Option B – 2 Day Delegate

This includes delegate fees for 2 days and lunches – but does not include accommodation or dinner – £380 + VAT (PPMA Member) £430 + VAT (PPMA Non member)

Option C – 1 Day Delegate – Thursday Only

This includes a place at the conference for one day including lunch – £250 + VAT (PPMA Member) £300 + VAT (Non PPMA Member)

Option D – 1 Day Delegate – Friday Only

This includes a place at the conference for one day including lunch – £250 + VAT (PPMA Member) £300 + VAT (Non PPMA Member)

Option E – Annual Black Tie Dinner Only

A place at our Annual Black Tie Awards Dinner on the evening of Thursday 19th April – £110 + VAT per person (PPMA Members), £155 + VAT per person (Non-PPMA Members)

Option F – Accommodation – All Delegates


Room Only Wednesday 18th April 2018 £130 + VAT

Room Only Thursday 19th April 2018 £130 + VAT

Please note: Accommodation will be in the Jurys Inn Newcastle-Gateshead

Bookings and Payments

There are two ways to book and pay for the conference, if you require an invoice please choose option A or if you’d rather pay immediately online (using a credit or debit card) via Eventbrite, choose option B.

Option A: Pay via invoice

To download a registration form – click here

Once completed the form should either be e-mailed to: [email protected], faxed to: 01254 707388 or posted to: PPMA, FAO Kim McInery, Assistant Treasurer PO Box 109, Darwen, Lancs BB3 2WT

Once you’ve received you invoice, it can be paid online – click here

Please note: bookings will only be confirmed once payment has been received

Option B: Pay online immediately via Eventbrite

To book and pay online immediately using a credit or debit card, visit our Eventbrite booking page – click here

“This event is accredited by PPMA as a CPD event and attendance can be added to your CPD log”

Terms and Conditions – click here

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