Please choose from categories below to nominate your business:
PLEASE NOTE: This year we have partnered with the New South Wales Business Chamber to streamline the application and judgment process. You will need to click through to the Awards Portal and create a login to apply. Once logged in, you will need to choose an applicable category.
Please use notes below to choose your award category before clicking through to the portal.
The Young Entrepreneur award recognises an inspirational young person aged between 18-35 years who, through their own commitment and passion, has built and operates a successful business. This award recognises young business leaders who demonstrate outstanding entrepreneurial spirit, strategic direction and innovative ideas whilst providing inspiration to a new generation of upcoming young business people.
The Business Leader award recognises the positive contribution made to the business by business people and professionals. The award recognises those who demonstrate outstanding entrepreneurial spirit, strategic business direction and innovative ideas, whilst providing inspiration to a new generation of upcoming business leaders. Individuals entering into this category can be self-employed or employed by a business.
The Excellence in Social Enterprise award recognises businesses that have been established to further a social purpose in a financially sustainable way. These businesses are revenue generating and can be “not for profit” and “for profit”.
The Excellence in Small Business award recognises a business, employing less than 20 that has attained significant growth and is able to demonstrate the specific strategies and processes implemented to achieve sustainable growth in the previous 24 months.
The Excellence in Business award recognises a business that has attained significant growth and is able to demonstrate the specific strategies and processes implemented to achieve sustainable growth over the previous 24 months.
This category recognises a business that has been operating for less than 2 years that delivers a product/service/idea/invention with credible potential. This award recognises early-stage startups that have a solid chance of market success, and strongly displays the entrepreneurial spirit.
Visitor Experience, Accommodation
The Accommodation category recognises excellence in hospitality and visitor experience by providing a facility that is of high standards in comfortability, cleanliness and is appointed with the necessary essentials that people require whilst travelling for business or for pleasure.
This category acknowledges businesses who provide that exceptional service to patrons to ensure that their stay is one of quality, excellence and personal assistance.
Visitor Experience, Hospitality
This award will go to the cafe or restaurant that can best demonstrate business excellence in the dining.
This award recognises businesses that have attained growth and success in their industry and have implemented effective marketing and promotional plans.
Personal Services & Wellness
This award recognises businesses that provide a quality service that sets them apart from their competitors and actively seek customer feedback to ensure that they are continually improving their products and services.
Trade, Construction, Manufacturing
This award recognises businesses that are committed to remaining compliant in their industry and have implemented strategies to successfully overcome difficulties that may arise in their business.
This award recognises businesses that continually build on their successes and actively measure their client satisfaction.