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Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible for consideration of these awards the following criteria will be applied:
  1. The nominee/s must be an Australian Citizen who was born in, lives in, or has previously lived in the Tweed Shire Local Government area for more than two (2) years.
  2. The nominee/s will have made a significant community contribution in their field in the last 12 months.
  3. The nominee/s should be a role model to which people can aspire.
  4. The nominee/s will only be eligible to receive one Australia Day Award in the given year.
  5. Successful nominee/s should be willing to engage in Council promotional activities.
  6. The nominee/s and the nominator must be separate individuals (ie. no self-nominations).
  7. Unsuccessful nominee/s may be re-nominated in subsequent years.
  8. Previous category winners may be re-nominated in subsequent years.
  9. Ages of nominees are as at 26 January (year of presentation).
  10. Nominations must be received by 4.30pm on Friday 18 October 2019.
  11. Late nominations will NOT be accepted.
  12. The Panel reserves the right to move nominations to a category deemed to be more appropriate.
  13. Subject to the majority vote of the Panel, the Panel reserves the right to nominate someone for an award if a category has received no eligible nominations.
  14. The Panel reserves the right to make an 'Honourable Mention' to a nominee who deserves recognition for their efforts.
  15. The decision of the Tweed Shire Australia Day Awards Selection Panel is final.

Nomination Details

Call for nominations for Tweed Shire Australia Day Awards to be presented on Australia Day, Sunday 26 January 2020

* Required Field

Nomination Category

Please select one nomination category: *


Name *
Address *
Suburb State Post Code
Email Address
Telephone * Mobile


Nominated by *
Address *
Suburb State Post Code
Email Address *
Telephone * Mobile

Information about the nominee

Please consider the selection criteria when writing your nomination.

Provide a general overview of the person/group being nominated: *

How does the nominee meet the criteria for the nominated category? *

How has the nominated person demonstrated excellence in their field to the community? *

Attach other supporting information?
Document must be Adobe PDF, JPG or MSWord

Once you submit this application, you will receive a return email to your email address provided to confirm that we have received your nomination.

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