Terms & Conditions


SEWF C.I.C. and 2022 Co-host White Box Enterprises (WBE) reserve the right to refuse and/or cancel bookings if the terms and conditions have not been met. This includes the right to cancel bookings after payment has been made.

Payment must be made by credit card through the ticketing website Humanitix, which uses Humanitix Payments or Stripe to process payments. The price includes a non-refundable administration and booking fee. SEWF and WBE are not liable for any additional credit card or bank charges you may incur, or any exchange rate differences. We are unable to issue invoices or accept any other method of payment. Please provide an email address where requested so that joining details can be sent to you prior to the event.

Card payment issues

SEWF and WBE are unable to assist with card payment issues as these are managed by Humanitix, Stripe and your bank. More information: Stripe support information.

Ticket sharing

Ticket sharing is not permitted. If this happens, SEWF and WBE reserve the right to cancel the ticket with no refund.

Ticket renaming/swapping

Tickets on Humanitix are linked to individual Hopin accounts with the information provided at registration. It is not possible to rename or swap tickets.

Ticket types

Please find more details on eligibility for different ticket types below:

  • SEWF22 – General (Digital Pass and Physical Pass): This ticket provides access to SEWF22, September 28th and 29th (AEST).
  • Social Enterprise (Physical Pass): Discounted ticket price for social enterprises.
  • Student / Start-up / Youth (Digital Pass and Physical Pass):
    • Any full-time student. Please use your university/college email address to register; or
    • Start-up social enterprise (within 24 months) employing fewer than 10 people and with turnover of less than £100,000 GBP ($200,000 AUD) at last accounts; or
    • Anyone under 30 years old.
  • Low income, lower middle income and conflict affected countries (Digital Pass only): As defined by World Bank Atlas as of June 2021. The qualifying criterion is the regular business address of the participant. Registrations will be checked and if the participant’s address does not match the selected category the ticket will be cancelled.

Bursaries (closed now)

Thanks to the generous support of SEWF22 partners and sponsors, there are a number of bursaries available for this year’s Social Enterprise World Forum happening both online and in-person (in Brisbane, Australia!)

We want to ensure that everyone who would find SEWF22 valuable to their work has the opportunity to attend this year’s event regardless of circumstance. Limited amounts of bursaries are available starting from 27 April to 1 June 2022.

Five (5) types of bursaries available for SEWF22:

  • Youth (Digital and Physical Passes): Available for under 30-year-old social entrepreneurs and young people interested in social enterprise.
  • Financial Hardship (Digital and Physical Passes): Available for social enterprises who will face hardships and difficulties attending SEWF22.
  • Low income, lower middle income or conflict affected countries (Digital Passes only): Countries under this category have been defined by World Bank Atlas in June 2021. The qualifying criterion is the regular business address of the participant. Registrations will be checked and if the participant’s address does not match the selected category the ticket will be cancelled.
  • Rural and Remote [Australia only]: Available for social enterprises and social entrepreneurs within rural and remote Australia.
  • First Nations [Australia only]: Available for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander businesses, leaders and Traditional Custodians.


Apply for an SEWF22 bursary (closed now)

Physical Passes [Please note that in-person (Physical Pass) bursaries are available to Australian residents only]

Digital Passes

If you would like to sponsor an SEWF22 bursary, please contact events@sewfonline.com


Refunds are accepted up to 21 days prior to the event. You can request a refund through Humanitix using your booking confirmation details. The refund will be automatically processed. There will be no refunds after this time. Ticket prices include a non-refundable booking and administration fee.

Recorded content

Recorded content must not be used for any other purposes other than individual personal/professional learning and it must not be distributed without SEWF’s permission.

Programme / information changes

It may be necessary, for reasons beyond the control of the organiser, to change the programme content, speakers and/or timings. SEWF and WBE are not liable for any changes.


Speakers are responsible for the contents of their respective presentations. It is the policy of SEWF to give the fullest freedom to contributors / speakers to express their opinions. The opinions expressed by the SEWF and WBE team do not necessarily represent the views of SEWF and WBE event partners and supporters.