The 2021 Conference returns to
Sydney this September!
Rydges Parramatta Nov 9-11
Contact us to discuss in-house
IPC Training and Certification
Susy Webb PCB Design Workshops
Live from the US but
in AUS timezone!

Event Calendar

Sep 14, 2021 - Sep 16, 2021
Location: Rydges Parramatta

IPC Designer Certification

New PCB Design course and Certification coming Q4 2021!


Become a Member

Becoming a SMCBA member will provide access to many valuable services and benefits.
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Andrew Pollock retired on 31 December 2020 after he and his late wife Dianne managed the association together for 24 years.
All future contact should now be with the new Secretary Anthony Tremellen Phone: 0450 395 454, Email


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The Australian SMT Association was formed in 1988 and in 1990 its name was changed to the Surface Mount and Circuit Board Association after the PCB Industry Interest Group joined with the Association.


To facilitate the development of the electronics industry in our region to be world competitive and recognised as a unified, skilled and co-operative industry.


To expand and enhance the electronics industry by:

  • Raising the industry's awareness to technological developments
  • Providing opportunities for technology transfer
  • Encouraging co-operation between members and other interested groups, national and international
  • Influencing Governments and Regulatory Authorities
  • Developing the skills and knowledge of our members