Lake Macquarie Business Excellence Awards

Lake Macquarie City Council is now the proud manager of the annual Lake Macquarie Business Excellence Awards.

The 12,000 businesses that call Lake Macquarie home provide the foundations of a strong local economy, and help ensure our City and community continues to grow and thrive.

Join us as we celebrate individual business accomplishments in Lake Macquarie City, recognise and highlight achievements, and ultimately encouraging all businesses in the City to strive for excellence.

Enter the Lake Macquarie Business Awards

Key dates

Entries open: Tuesday, 16 April 2019

Entries close: Tuesday, 21 May 2019

Gala dinner: Friday, 12 July 2019 at Belmont 16s

Category winners of the Lake Macquarie Business Excellence Awards submitted to Hunter Business Awards: Monday, 15 July 2019

Award categories for 2019


Proud sponsor

Outstanding Young Employee (18-30 years)

Outstanding Young Entrepreneur (18-30 years)

Outstanding Business Leader (31 years and over)

Excellence in Social Enterprise

Start Up Superstar

Excellence in Innovation

Excellence in Sustainability

Excellence in Micro Business (less than 5 employees)

Excellence in Small Business (5-20 employees)

Excellence in Business (21 or more employees)

Outstanding Employer of Choice

Excellence in Export

Excellence in Retail, Hospitality and Tourism

Contribution to the City


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Page last updated: 17 April 2019