FAQs

Unless otherwise noted, all events take place in the Writers Centre, 14 Alcazar Street, St. Clair, Port of Spain.

What do I need to successfully complete an event/workshop registration?

You will need to create a unique user account for the website with a password. This account allows you to log-in to register for future events/workshops. You are prompted at the final step of registration to either log-in to a pre-existing account or create a new account.

 

Where/How do I create a user account?

At the end of the registration form you will be prompted to create an account if you don’t already have one. You simply require a user-name and unique password.

 

How do I know my registration form was submitted successfully?

An auto-email response is generated for every completed registration and sent to the email address you provided on the registration form. If you do not see an auto-response in your inbox, please check your spam/junk mail folders.

 

Can I register more than one workshop participant at a time?

Yes. You can request or register for a maximum of two (2) event/workshop tickets at a time using our online system. Our forms allow you to indicate such and provide supporting information.

 

How can I pay for my workshop ticket/s?

Each registration form lists payment options and deadlines. When completing registration, you are required to indicate your preferred method of payment. 

We have several payment options for our events:

  • Advance Cheque Payment (payable to Bocas Lit Fest
  • Advance Cash Payment payable at Writers Centre, 14 Alcazar Street, St. Clair
  • Advance Bank Deposit or Online Transfer payable to Bocas Lit Fest via Republic Bank Ltd: Account Number 180484065001. You are required to email a copy of the deposit/transfer receipt to: workshops@bocaslitfest.com
  • Credit card payment via WiPay Caribbean online merchant services
  • Online payment via WiPay Voucher Code, purchased at a WiPay merchant location in Trinidad & Tobago.

 

Is my workshop fee payment refundable?

All workshop fee payments are non-refundable and due in advance of the workshop/event dates. Registration tickets are not valid without accompanying proof of payment. 

 

What does a registration Waiting List mean?

This means that our pre-registrations have reached capacity and your registration attempt has been assigned to a waiting list. Once the payment deadline for registrations has elapsed, remaining workshop/event spaces are offered to the waiting list and are confirmed via receipts of fee payment on a first-come, first-served basis. You will be notified via email of space availability and or phone call.

 

What does my workshop reservation or ticket look like?

Each registration is assigned a unique ticket number and barcode which is auto-generated and sent to your email address. In cases where this is not applicable, you will receive a simple email confirmation.