Become an IWA Member and receive significant discounts on registration plus a host of additional benefits with the world’s premiere international association of water professionals. You will enjoy a minimum of 1 year of receiving The Source Magazine, access to IWA exclusive content online and further discounts on IWA publications and all IWA events.

Until 15 September 2019
IWA member presenter (LIC) USD 260
Non-member presenter (LIC) USD 335
IWA member presenter (HIC) USD 475
Non-member presenter (HIC) USD 625
Until 15 September 2019
Student(LIC) USD 190
IWA member (LIC) USD 325
Non-members (LIC) USD 400
Student (HIC) USD 250
IWA Member (HIC) USD 525
Non-member (HIC) USD 675
From 16 September to 20 November 2019
Student (LIC) USD 265
IWA Member (LIC) USD 400
Non-member (LIC) USD 475
Student (HIC) USD 315
IWA Member (HIC) USD 675
Non-member (HIC) USD 825
From 21 November to 1 December 2019
Student (LIC) USD 340
IWA Member (LIC) USD 500
Non-member (LIC) USD 575
Student (HIC) USD 383
IWA Member (HIC) USD 825
Non-member (HIC) USD 975

All delegate registration prices include attendance at the opening ceremony and welcome reception; congress sessions; exhibition; and lunches, morning and afternoon teas.

  1. Membership of IWA will be verified and membership status is not transferable. If the member number supplied above is incorrect no discount will apply.
  2. Student rate conditions apply. While collecting your badge, you will be asked to show your student ID.
  3. Delegate registration prices are based on a High/Low Income Country classification (HIC/LIC), based on the delegate’s country of residence. Access the IWA Country Classification table to verify your HIC/LIC status.

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Contact Us

If you have difficulties with online registration please contact Ms. Nadeeka Leeniyagoda , Manager AITKEN SPENCE TRAVELS, IWA Registration Coordinator


Registration Secretariat
Nadeeka Leeniyagoda
E-mail –
Mobile – +94 773 416 665
Office – +94 112 499 578

Address – Level 9, Aitken Spence Tower 2, 315, Vauxhall Street, Colombo 2, Sri Lanka

Travel Visas

Sri Lanka provides online Visa for almost all the countries. 

More information

For a short visit to Sri Lanka, travellers should obtain an Electronic Travel Authorisation (ETA). You can apply for it online

If you require a letter to support your VISA application please fill-in the information on the registration online. Please bear in mind that VISA support letter will only issued once the registration in paid in full.

Congress Venue

Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall (BMICH)

The Bandaranaike International Memorial Conference Hall – the biggest conference venue in South Asia – is today widely regarded as one of the finest venues to host any event of international importance. An up-to-date library with volumes of literature on almost all subjects is available for the use of research for delegates visiting the BMICH.

A global congress at a prime symbol of modernist architecture.


For accomodation options and air travel requests, please visit this page:  or contact:

IWA 2019 – Accommodation Secretariat
Shafeeqa Kitchilan

Mobile: +94 766 661 652

Tel: +94 112 308 308 | Ext 6547