Smart Water Awards | How To Enter
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How To Enter

How To Enter and Nominate

For the Smart Water Awards


Important Information

For full details – download and read the Nomination Guide


  1. To submit an application you must be a current Water Industry Alliance Member by close of Nominations (13 April 2018)
  2. For all award categories (except the Leadership Award) the nominated initiative has started or been further developed in the last 12 months.
  3. The nominating organisation MUST have had a significant role in the delivery and or development of the nominated project/initiative
  4. Entry must be lodged no later than 4pm, Friday 13 April 2018 with any required documents sent separately via email OR via the online form.

Application and Judging Process

  1. Refer to the Guide and Nomination Form/s. Please note that there is a specific form for the Leadership Award and each award category has its own paper form.
  2. Choose the Award Category you wish to apply for.
  3. Complete the nomination form. Any additional entries to be submitted on a separate form.
  4. Submit via online form or email your application to by 4pm (ACST), Friday 13 April 2018.
  5. Please confirm receipt of the application before the closing time if you do not receive a confirmation email.
  6. An independent judging panel will review and score all nominations.
  7. The judging panel will meetto discuss nominations and determine finalists and winners.
  8. The finalists for the Leadership Award will be contacted in May and permission sought to use information in associated media of the Awards and upcoming Ceremony.
  9. Winners for all Award categories are announced at the Awards Ceremony on Friday 6 July 2018.


We wish all our members good luck with their applications, and if you have any questions please contact the WIA Team at or on (08) 7424 2466.

Download a copy of the 2018 Smart Water Awards Nomination Guide

Ready to enter? Access the Nomination form for your project/initiative here

Know someone who deserves the Leadership Award? Get their nomination in

Need more information? Contact the WIA for assistance