CALC Conference

The 2017 CALC Conference and Workshop were held in Melbourne and Sydney, Australia. The conference and workshop were both very successful.

Papers from the conference and workshop will be published in The Loophole over the next year or so.

As soon as information about the 2019 Conference is available, it will be published here.

CALC Conference 2019

2019 CALC Conference
2019 CALC Conference Information paper v1 Not yet available  
2019 CALC Conference Draft program v1 Not yet available  
Form for Proxies
Proxy form for 2019 General Meeting

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Forthcoming conferences of interest to legislative drafters

CALC is happy to publicise conferences that would be of interest to drafters. Please send details to

Previous conferences

Below is a list of previous CALC conferences. Many papers presented at CALC conferences can be found in the CALC journal The Loophole and individual papers can also be accessed on the CALC Papers page.

Photographs from CALC conferences can be viewed on the CALC Members Only page.

  • 2017 Melbourne (Australia)
  • 2015 Edinburgh (Scotland)
  • 2013 Cape Town (South Africa) - Conference attendees can access papers from this conference on the Cape Town conference papers page.
  • 2011 Hyderabad (India) - Conference attendees can access papers from this conference on the Hyderabad conference papers page.
  • 2009 Hong Kong (China)
  • 2007 Nairobi (Kenya)
  • 2005 London (England)
  • 2003 Melbourne (Australia)
  • 1999 Petalang Jaya (Malaysia)
  • 1996 Vancouver (Canada)
  • 1993 Nicosia (Cyprus)
  • 1990 Auckland (New Zealand)
  • 1986 Ocho Rios (Jamaica)
  • 1983 Hong Kong