Recognising new projects / programs / products / services / people that improve the lives and experience of ageing Australians in the areas of:


1. Consumer Experience

2. Palliative Care

3. Restorative / Reablement Care

4. Dementia Care

5. Indigenous Communities

6. Service Transformation

7. People & Culture

8. Social Inclusion

9. Community Engagement

10. Supporting Independence

11. Technology – Health & Wellbeing

12. Technology – Business

13. Property & Design – including interior design

14. Sustainability

15. Research

16. Emerging Leader – someone who has taken a leadership role within the sector in the last 3 years.

Click here to view the full criteria for the Emerging Leader category.



Nominations may come from:

  • An Australian Government Approved provider of home care, residential care or flexible care.
  • A supplier or service provider to an Approved aged care provider.
  • A local council, state or territory government department or agency, running programs for ageing Australians.
  • Academics from Australian universities or vocational training institutes.
  • Member organisations that work with ageing Australians and aged care providers.
  • For the Emerging Leader category nominations can come from the person being nominated or a colleague.


As a finalist you will:

Related imageBe recognised nationally as leading best practice and positively influencing change

Related imageRealise opportunities far beyond the award itself

Related imageBe supported throughout the year to promote your success and access cooperative marketing opportunities and consultation provided by Inside Ageing at reduced rates or without charge. This includes an invitation to join our Winners Stories webinar series – watch a recent forum below: