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Last chance to register for the October Professional Standards Forum

There is still time to reserve your spot at the Professional Standards Forum, to be held in-person on Thursday, 19 October 2023 from 9:00am to 1:30pm DST, at the Gold Melting Room within The Mint, 10 Macquarie St, Sydney. 

The Forum is an opportunity for professional associations to gather with peers, exchange experiences and learn about developing effective systems for managing scheme and member compliance with professional standards legislation obligations.  

Part one: Overview session on effective compliance management systems 

Presented by the Governance Institute of Australia, this session will provide an overview of principles and approaches that contribute to an effective compliance framework, consistent with Australian Standard ISO 37301:2021 Compliance management systems. 

Associations will be equipped with tools and techniques to embed a control environment that supports compliance and meets legal obligations. 

Part two: Workshop 

Participants will choose from two practical workshopping options: 

1. Managing scheme compliance 

Learn about key approaches for strengthening compliance with professional standards legislation to get the most out of operating schemes.

The Law Society of South Australia will present a case study with insights and strategies on good practice.

2. Managing member compliance 

This workshop will provide guidance for associations to build regulatory capacity to manage member compliance with professional standards obligations.

The Law Society of New South Wales will case study their approach with practical tips on systems and tools.


Registrations close 11 October 2023. Please click here to register. 

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