Entering the awards is a great chance to reflect on your project, share the achievements of your initiatives to a wider audience and be recognised as a leader in sustainability. Finalists and winners are promoted to customers, media and local community throughout Victoria. Entering is as simple as deciding you have a project that you want to enter and submitting your entry, you don’t have to be nominated. Entering the awards is free! Register at the bottom of the page for regular awards updates.


1. Have a look at the award categories and eligibility criteria and terms and conditions to see if entering is right for you this year and you meet the entry requirements

2. Decide which category or categories your project or initiative best suits. Only one entry is accepted per category, however you can enter your project into more than one category – provided that the entry meets the eligibility criteria of each category. You will need to create a separate entry for each category.

3. Start your online entry and submit by 5pm, Thursday 7 June. There is no fee to enter.



To enter you will be required to respond to five questions. There will be helpful hints on the entry form to assist you with responses. You can include documentation such as graphs or media coverage, photos or videos to support your response. The five questions are:

  1. What were the driving forces and objectives of your initiative? (300 words)
  2. How were sustainability principles and processes successfully embedded into your initiative? (300 words)
  3. What were your sustainability outcomes, achievements and results in 2017? (300 words)
  4. How did your initiative engage stakeholders and use partnerships to achieve sustainable outcomes? (300 words)
  5. How could your initiative be continued or expanded in the future?   (300 words)

Entry close date is final, there will be no extensions provided. Your entry information will be securely saved and confidential.

NEED HELP? Call Andy Vu on (03) 9668 6024 or Luke Sarsons on (03) 9668 5749 for assistance. Otherwise email us on enquirePSA2018@arup.com




Information sessions are on offer during the entries open phase to provide guidance on how to submit a compelling and informative entry. The sessions offer a comprehensive insight into category eligibility, how to write a competitive entry, entry process and benefits of entering. You can attend a session in person at Sustainability Victoria or listen online via Skype. For more information and to register contact Glenda James at glenda.james@sustainability.vic.gov.au or (03) 8626 8750.



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