How to Enter

Get ready for 2024!

Are the awards for you?

Do you own or manage an exceptional business? Have you launched an innovative product or service, or ran a successful initiative to the benefit of the local community? Maybe you’ve committed to sustainability or customer service.

If so – we want to hear from you!


Start your exciting Awards journey today by following these simple steps:

  1. Ensure you and your business are eligible to enter (read the Rules of Entry here).
  2. Create a profile via the awards application portal available HERE
  3. Decide which category (or categories) you want to enter. You may enter as many categories as you think are appropriate to you and your business. Please note applicants may only submit one nomination per Award Category.
  4. Complete your nomination via the nomination form in the awards application portal. There are a maximum of six questions per category to answer. Submissions close 11.59pm AEST, Tuesday 19 March 2024
  5. If you are selected as a Finalist in the Innovation Excellence Award, Businesswoman of the Year, Employee of the Year, Young Achiever of the Year and Entrepreneur of the Year, you will be invited to a Panel Interview with our judges.
  6. Once entries have closed, your submission will be assessed by an expert industry panel. The shortlist of finalists will be announced on Friday 5 July 2024 and the winners announced at the Gala Awards on Friday 18 October 2024.

After the submission deadline, you will be provided with a nominee media pack which you can utilise on your website and other marketing material to promote and showcase your entry.