Withdrawals can be made by completing the below form.

Withdrawals after 11:59pm September 30, 2021 are not entitled to any refund of their entry fee.

Before this date entries were entitled to a refund minus a cancellation fee.  

Cancellation Fees: 

Marathon – $40 

Half Marathon – $30

10km – $20

5km – $15

3km – $15

Exceptions may apply if there are active Covid concerns within the community at the time of the event.

When an entrant registers, they agree to the below terms and conditions;

12. I acknowledge that my entry fee is not refundable except in accordance with this paragraph and paragraph 15 below. I understand that if I do not wish to participate in the Event, I must fill in and submit to IMG the official Event withdrawal form that is available on the Event website (www.melbournemarathon.com.au), return to IMG my race bib and timing chip device, and I agree I will not transfer my race bib and/or timing chip device to any third party. I understand that if I withdraw from the Event up to and until 11:59pm 9th August 2021, there is an administration fee that applies as follows: (i.e. I will be returned the entry fee paid by me less $40 if I entered the Melbourne Marathon race, $30 if I entered the Half Marathon race, $20 if I entered the 10km race and $15 if I entered either the 5km or 3km races). Should I withdraw after 12.00am on 10th August, 2021 onwards for any reason (including, but not limited to, medical reasons), there is no refund of any portion of my entry fee.

If you purchased ACTIVE Refund Insurance whilst registering, you are able to submit a refund request directly through them, visit refund.active.com

For any questions in relation to your current registration, please email enquiries@melbournemarathon.com.au 

Withdrawal application

Please complete the form below to be withdrawn from your current event.
  • Please make sure this is the email address that was used for your registration.
    If yes, please do not finish this form and complete your cancellation through ACTIVE Refund directly


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