Australia Day WA Community Citizen of the Year Awards

As part of the Australia Day Citizenship & Awards Ceremony, the City of Perth presents the Australia Day WA Community Citizen of the Year Awards to outstanding individuals, groups and community events within the local community.


The Australia Day WA Community Citizen of the Year Awards are presented by Local Government within local communities across Western Australia on Australia Day. The Patron of the Awards is Her Excellency the Governor of Western Australia.

The four awards categories are:

  • Community Citizen of the Year
  • Community Citizen of the Year – Youth (16  to 30 years)
  • Community Citizen of the Year – Senior (65 years and over)
  • ​Active Citizenship – Group or Event

Where to send your nominations

Nominations can be made at the Citizen of the Year website http://www.citizenshipawards.com.au/nominate/