Business NSW Business Awards

Business NSW Business Awards
The Business NSW Business Awards (formerly known as the NSW Business Chamber Awards) recognise and reward outstanding businesses in NSW whose passion, determination, and innovation inspire other businesses to strive for success.

What’s involved?

Applicants will need to complete a written submission, answering a series of questions about the business or individual and include supporting documents such as financial or business metrics, statistics, media coverage or other relevant information. Submissions are made online.



  • New England North West
  • Hunter
  • Mid North Coast
  • Murray-Riverina
  • Northern Rivers
  • Sydney City
  • Western NSW
  • Central Coast
  • Far South Coast
  • Illawarra
  • Western Sydney
  • Sydney Metro



The categories will depend on the region but may cover:

  • Excellence in Small Business
  • Excellence in Business
  • Employer of Choice
  • Outstanding Start Up
  • Excellence in Social Enterprise
  • Outstanding Young Entrepreneur
  • Outstanding Business Leader
  • Outstanding Employee
  • Outstanding Young Business Leader
  • Excellence in Innovation
  • Excellence in Export
  • Outstanding Employer of Choice
  • Excellence in Micro Business
  • Excellence in Sustainability
  • Business of the Year
  • Outstanding Community Contribution
  • Outstanding Local Chamber



Entries open and close at different times from February to September depending on your region, so be sure to check these key dates for your area and award category.

Amplify your chance of success!

Need help with your award submission? Why not work with Australia’s leading awards writers, Green Door Co. We’ve drafted over 130 award applications in the past three years. Eight out of ten will be shortlisted and seven out of ten of those will then go on to win. We also have a proven track record with these awards. Our clients Whale Logistics and Coffey Testing have been recognised in these awards.

Need help entering awards? Contact us. Want to find out which other awards you can enter this or next year? Check out our list.