Welcome to the website of the Australian and New Zealand
Society of Criminology Inc. (ANZSOC).


Find out how to become a member of the Australian and New Zealand Society of Criminology (ANZSOC).

Conferences & Events

View upcoming conferences & events and find all the information you need to attend.


Explore the prizes & awards you can apply for, as well as the application process and past winners.

About Us

The society is devoted to promoting criminological study, research and practice in the region and bringing together persons engaged in all aspects of the field.

Membership Benefits

  • A reduced registration fee at the annual conference;
  • Free subscription to the Australian and New Zealand Journal of Criminology;
  • Special seminars and workshops in each state discussing recent developments in crime and criminology;
  • Awards and prizes; and
  • Opportunities to meet visiting distinguished scholars.

ANZSOC 2018 Conference


The 31st Annual Australian and New Zealand Society of Criminology conference will be held at the University of Melbourne from 4 – 7 December 2018.


The theme of the 2018 Conference is ‘ENCOUNTERING CRIME: DOING JUSTICE’.

The program will include a wide range of plenary sessions, interactive workshops, round-table sessions, presentations and seminars, shaped to enhance and inform around this theme.

Registration is now open. Register by 4 October to take advantage of the early bird registration offer extended to members, non-members and students.

Australian and New Zealand Society of Criminology Inc.
c/ – Australian Institute of Criminology
GPO Box 1936
Canberra City ACT 2601
Ph: +61 2 6243 6796
ABN: 66972302862