City of Unley Business Awards


The City of Unley Business Awards 2024 are not just about accolades; they're about celebrating your hard work, dedication, and passion for making a difference in our community. If you have implemented innovative practices, embraced sustainability initiatives, or gone above and beyond in delivering exceptional customer service, we invite you to share your stories of triumph, inspiration, and ingenuity. Think about what sets your business apart and why you deserve to be recognised at the City of Unley Business Awards 2024.

Benefits of Nominating

  1. Gain recognition for your achievements at a local level.
  2. Showcase your business to the wider community, raising its profile and reputation.
  3. Promote yourself as a business leader if you are an award winner.

Nominate Now

Nominations for the City of Unley Business Awards are open Monday, 27 May to Friday, 19 July.

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Award Categories

City of Unley Business Community Leader - Sponsored by Community Bank Goodwood.
Recognises businesses that foster a diverse community through inclusive employment practices and/or has focused on making their business accessible to all individuals.

City of Unley Leader in Sustainability and Environment - Sponsored by Norman Waterhouse.
For organisations where a positive environmental outcome is the priority. Focusing on sustainability and climate change adaption initiatives such as reducing their carbon footprint or applying resources to climate change.

City of Unley Leader in Transformation, Innovation & Growth - Sponsored by TOOP+TOOP.
This award recognises businesses who have innovated or adapted to market changes, adopting new types of business models or technology to deliver quality products or services.

City of Unley People’s Choice Award - Sponsored by City of Unley.
Nominated by customers who have experienced service excellence and have taken the time to show their appreciation, by submitting their thoughts in writing and nominating a person/business for this Award.

Program Timeline



Applications open

Monday, 27 May 2024

Applications close

Friday, 19 July 2024

Finalists announced

Friday, 16 August 2024

Awards Night

Friday, 13 September 2024



Eligibility Criteria

To be considered for the 2024 City of Unley Business Awards, you must meet the following criteria:

  • Your business must operate within the City of Unley area.
  • Your business must be registered for an ABN.
  • Information to support the nomination should explain, illustrate and highlight the business’s achievements in the applicable areas.
  • An applicant must maintain appropriate business ethics and demonstrate a commitment to legal obligations including anti-bribery laws.
  • Businesses may nominate or be nominated in more than one category but will only be eligible to win in one category.
  • Nominations can be lodged by business owners, employees and the general public.
  • Event sponsors are ineligible to apply.
  • Subsidiaries and franchises are eligible but must be identified as such in nomination.
  • Late applications will not be considered.  
  • At least one representative from your business must attend the Awards Ceremony on Friday, 13 September 2024.

Assessment of Applications

  • Nominated judges will identify finalists and winners in each of the categories.
  • Judges decisions are final and at the discretion of the City of Unley.
  • If the judges are not satisfied that any entry meets the required standard in any entered category, the judges may, at their discretion, not award a winner.
  • The Business Awards are presented by the City of Unley (and any potential sponsor).
  • Decisions are final and at the discretion of the City of Unley. 

Thank you to the 2024 City of Unley Business Award Sponsors.

Gold Sponsor

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Silver Sponsors

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Bronze Sponsors

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Event Sponsors