Nominate Online

You'll need to enable JavaScript before you can Nominate! Find out more
Proudly Sponsored by The Commonwealth Bank of Australia

Who are you nominating?

Nominee Details
Full Name
Gender
Age
Is the person you are nominatingAre they an Australian citizen?
Australian of
the Year
Australian of the Year bg
Senior Australian
of the Year
Senior Australian of the Year bg
Young Australian
of the Year
Young Australian of the Year bg
Australia's
Local Hero
Australia's Local Hero bg

Tell us about the person you are nominating

What is their field of work?
Is your nominee part of an organisation?
Is your nominee part of an organisation?
 

Important Note:

Now it's time to tell us about the person you are nominating. When writing your nomination you should address the criteria:

  • In what ways have they demonstrated excellence in their field?
  • How have they contributed to their community and to Australia?
  • How are they an inspirational role model?

Please provide as much information as you can about the person you are nominating. The more information you provide the better understanding the selection panel will have.

Make sure the person you are nominating is eligible, check the selection criteria here.

Option A: Write your nomination online

Use the following selection criteria as a guide to write the nomination in the areas below.

To assist your nominee, please address the criteria and provide as much relevant information as you can.

Your attachments will be downloaded, but please note that the selection panel requires complete documents rather than website links.

Option B: Upload your nomination

To assist your nominee, please address the selection criteria and provide as much relevant information as you can. Please remember to also check the eligibility criteria

It is recommended you download the nomination template document (MS Word 666KB) and use this to write your nomination.

Please note that the selection panel requires complete documents rather than website links.

  • File larger than 5 MB will not be uploaded
  • Be sure to consider the selection criteria
  • Only the following file formats will be accepted:
    • Microsoft Word
    • PDF
Supporting documents and files

We encourage you to include supporting documentation with your nomination. Supporting documents can include references, biographies, newspaper articles etc. By providing these documents the panel will have a better understanding of why you think your nominee should be selected. All documentation will be retained by the National Australia Day Council.

If you're unable to upload your documents or files here, please post or email. Please quote your reference number on all materials.

National Australia Day Council
Reply Paid 83032
Parkes ACT 2600

  • You may upload five supporting files.
  • Please do not upload material larger than 5 MB.
  • Only the following file formats will be accepted:
    • Microsoft Word
    • PDF
    • Images (JPG, PNG, GIF)
Upload File #1
Upload File #2
Upload File #3
Upload File #4
Upload File #5

Do you have contact details for the person you are nominating?

Nominator Contact Details

If possible please include a postal address for your nominee so we can send them a certificate acknowledging their nomination.

Is the person you are nominating Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander?

Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander

Do you have a referee to support your nomination?

Referee Details

Your referee will be contacted if the person you are nominating is shortlisted. Please enter either an email or phone number.

Full Name

Your contact details

Basic Information

Please include your details as may need to contact you for additional information.

Full Name
Gender
Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander
Is your nominee
Your contact details

Please enter either your email address or preferred phone number.

How did you hear about the Australian of the Year Awards?

Please indicate how you heard about the Australian of the Year Awards, selecting all that apply
Anti-spam verification

As a security measure, please complete the following question:

Preview your nomination
OR
to edit your nomination, simply click on the numbers (1-5) above to return to that section.