• Energy Culture, 2018 Winner of the Northern Beaches Sustainability Award

Northern Beaches Local Business Awards

Winning a business award can give your business a great shot in the arm. Just going through the process, whether identifying your business’s unique strengths or engaging with locals for a people’s choice award, gives you the opportunity to lift your profile and build success.

The Local Business Awards aim to pay tribute to and reward the local community's best businesses. It also aims to develop and strengthen the bonds between businesses and the community thereby improving the standards of local businesses. Council is honoured to once again be the major sponsor of the Northern Beaches Local Business awards.

Northern Beaches Sustainability Award

Northern Beaches Council is committed to supporting local businesses to become more sustainable and sponsors the 2019 Northern Beaches Sustainability Award, which is part of the Northern Beaches Local Business Awards.

The Sustainability Award showcases how our local businesses are leading the way in integrating sustainable practices into their businesses (including measures to improve energy efficiency, reduce waste and sustainable sourcing).

We encourage businesses of all sizes and sectors that go above and beyond supporting our environment and community to apply.

For more information, or to submit a nomination, download a nomination form

Nominations close: 28 May 2019

Northern Beaches Inclusion Award

The Inclusion Award recognises businesses on the Northern Beaches that aim to accommodate the needs of all community members regardless of ability.

The Inclusion Award Winner and Runner Up will be announced at the 2019 Northern Beaches Local Business Awards Gala Presentation Evening at Dee Why RSL on Tuesday 9th of July.

Anyone can nominate a business for the Inclusion Award, including customers, community members, businesses owners and staff. Self-nominations are also welcome.

For more information, or to submit a nomination, download a nomination form.

Nominations close: 29 May 2019

The assessment panel will be made up of a combination of Council staff, community members and at least one person with disability. To register your interest in joining the assessment panel, email us:

Other Awards

NSW Business Chamber Annual Awards celebrate the success stories of businesses all over the State. Winning a trophy in the Regional Awards for North Eastern Sydney will mean a lot for your business. As a winner, you’ll automatically become a finalist in the prestigious State awards.

Telstra Business Awards showcase and celebrate the achievements and entrepreneurial spirit of Australia’s most inspiring small and medium businesses and charities in every state and territory. Anyone can nominate your business – employees, associates, friends, family, clients, and even owners. Winners share in cash grants and business services. 

Premier’s NSW Export Awards are open to businesses which market goods or services abroad. Winners are then automatic finalists at the Australian Export Awards. Winning means instant recognition far beyond the Northern Beaches, in regions where you and your company operate. 

Australian Business Awards highlight the achievements of a broad range organisations within the corporate, government and non-profit sectors. Entries cover Business Awards, Business Products, Consumer Products, Employer of Choice and Charities.