Submission is now closed.

14 May 2019 - Launch of the 2019 ACT Chief Minister's Export Awards program

14 May 2019 - Applications open

9 August 2019 - Applications close

16 October 2019 - 2019 ACT Chief Minister's Export Awards Ceremony

December 2019 – 57th Australian Export Awards National Ceremony

Dinko Colak
Canberra Business Chamber
Phone: (02) 6247 4199
Email: Dinko.colak@canberrabusiness.com


Applications for the 57th Australian Export Awards Program are invited from firms and organisations that meet the following criteria:

  • Earn foreign exchange;
  • Have an ABN;
  • There must be substantial (i.e. at least 50%) Australian ‘value add’ in the product or service the applicant seeks to export or deliver overseas, e.g. a product or service that contains significant Australian content; a product produced manufactured or designed in Australia; a service or education program delivered from Australia or via Australia to an overseas location; or a product or service that contains a high-level Australian intellectual property or know how;
  • Deliver net foreign returns to the Australian economy. The applicant must demonstrate 'net return' to Australia in terms of profit repatriation and creation of employment in Australia.
  • Operate as a separate business if part of a larger organisation;
  • Organisations that are located in NSW within the Canberra Region are eligible to apply for the ACT Export Awards. Applicants will need to demonstrate that Canberra is the main business centre. Organisations may apply in only one  State or Territory Export Awards program;
  • Organisations can enter in more than one category, but only win in one category;
  • Organisations with a non-metropolitan head office may also enter the Regional Exporter Award;
  • Winners from previous years are eligible to apply; (with the exception of any inductees to the national Australian Export Awards Hall of Fame Award). WA, ACT and NT also have state/territory Halls of Fame – please check with the Awards Coordinator in these states regarding eligibility if your organisation is a Hall of Fame member.
  • Government Agencies maybe eligible to apply for the Exporting Government Solutions category which is an ACT only category. Business that receive funding from the Government are eligible to apply; However, businesses that receive funding from the Government are eligible to apply;
  • State, Territory and national export award sponsors are ineligible to apply;
  • Applications containing inadequate financial details will not be accepted;
  • The applicant must maintain appropriate business ethics and demonstrate a commitment to legal obligations including anti-bribery laws, both in Australia and overseas markets;
  • Entry is through the State and Territory Export Awards programs, there will be no separate applications for the national Australian Export Awards. Winners of the State and Territory Export Awards programs automatically progress to become finalists in the national Australian Export Awards.

2019 ACT Chief Minister's Export Awards proudly supported by:

GOLD SPONSOR

 

Best viewed with Internet Explorer 9 and above, Google Chrome, Safari and Mozilla Firefox. For Technical Support contact eAwards at techsupport@eawards.com.au or 1300 95 95 55.