The 2018 Annual Conference will be in Belfast, Northern Ireland from 18-20 May 2018.

This year's Annual Conference will be held at the Belfast Waterfront Hall 2 Lanyon Pl, Belfast BT1 3WH with the Standard Bearers' Competition on Friday 18th May.

More information and updates will be added to this page as it becomes available.

If you are planning to attend Conference as a delegate or visitor, and would like to book accommodation, please visit the online booking portal.

New security measures from 2018 onwards

We need to ensure that all Legion events are secure and safe place for us all, therefore we are changing the access to Conference from 2018. Everyone will need an accreditation letter to enter the venue.

We would like to remind you that all delegates, Standard Bearers, carers and visitors who want to attend this year’s Annual Conference in Belfast must register in advance.

If you are planning to attend Conference or even just the exhibition in May, please download and complete the relevant Annual Conference Application form.

The registration deadline for visitors is 4th of May.

Please return the completed form by:



Annual Conference Administrator


The Royal British Legion

199 Borough High Street,




The 2019 Annual Conference will be held in Bournemouth, Dorset from 19-20 May 2019.

Future annual conferences will be held in the following locations:

  • 2020 Southport, Merseyside – 16-17 May
  • 2021 London – 16-17 May


Annual Conference allows Legion members to take part in the shaping and direction of the Legion. Only Legion members are entitled to vote and you can find out more about becoming a delegate, the business of conference and much more from the navigation on the left. 

Find out more about joining the Legion here.