Frequently asked questions

Currently the Congress is due to go ahead as planned, however this is under review and we hope to make a decision soon on whether the event will go ahead and if so what format it might take. 
If we make the decision to cancel the event, you will receive a full refund. 
We advise against booking your travel and accommodation at this stage.
Thank you for your patience and understanding during this time
It's taking place on  29 June – 2 July 2020 in the EICC, Edinburgh. 
Please take a look at our key dates for 2020 page to see all the important deadlines.
Suggestions for sessions and masterclasses at the 2020 Congress are now closed. We will open submissions for the 2021 Congress in July.

All certificates from the 2019 Congress have now been sent out via email. Please check your junk inbox as it comes from a noreply email address.

If you haven't yet received it, please email and we can send you another copy.

You can now book and register to attend the 2020 Congress online. Visit our booking page for registration information and fees

The fees for Congress vary depending on whether you are a member or non-member of the College, your Career grade and the time of year you book. Please visit our booking page for a full breakdown of fees.

Please note the standard rates are available until 18 June 2020

You can view the programme online.

Of course! Anyone with an interest in psychiatry is welcome to attend Congress. If you are not a member of the College you will be required to pay the non-member fee.

If you are interested in becoming a member, which will entitle you to our reduced Congress registration fees, you can find full details of our membership grades online

Congress is eligible for 1 CPD hour for each hour of educational activity in which you participate, subject to your own personal reflection and peer group approval, with a maximum of 6 CPD hours per day.
For exhibition enquiries, please contact

The deadline for poster submissions was 30 January 2020 and is now closed. Unfortunately no further submissions can be accepted.

All submitted abstracts are currently being reviewed and authors will be notified of the reviewers decision by the end of March.

You can catch up on all the activity from the 2019 Congress on our catch up page.

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Please email or call 020 3701 2618 with any enquiries.