Hunter Region Business Excellence Awards

Attention all outstanding businesses and entrepreneurs in the Hunter Region!

The Hunter Region Business Excellence Awards are your chance to shine a spotlight on your achievements, showcase your innovation, and be recognised for your contributions to the thriving business community of the Hunter Region.


This year has a new category:

Access & Inclusion Award

Recognition for outstanding inclusion by businesses who endeavour to improve access and/or participation for people with disability in their community.


Here's why you should enter:

  • Earn industry recognition: Receive prestigious awards and gain widespread recognition for your business excellence.
  • Boost your brand awareness: Expand your reach and attract new customers by showcasing your achievements publicly.
  • Gain valuable feedback: Receive expert feedback from our esteemed judges to help you identify areas of improvement and take your business to the next level.
  • Network with industry leaders: Connect with fellow nominees and build valuable relationships with key players in the Hunter Region business community.
  • Celebrate your success: Enjoy a spectacular gala event where you can celebrate your achievements with your team and colleagues.


Who should Enter?

The Hunter Region Business Excellence Awards are open to businesses of all sizes and across all industries located within the Hunter Region. Whether you're a startup, a small business, or a large corporation, we encourage you to apply!


Categories for every business:

Whether you're a seasoned established business or a rising star, we have a category to acknowledge your specific contributions.

17 different categories, including:

  • Hospitality & Tourism
  • Online Business
  • Personal Services
  • Professional Services
  • Health Services, Trades & Industry
  • Financial & Real Estate Services
  • Not-For-Profit Businesses
  • Home Based Business
  • General Business
  • Access & Inclusion
  • New Start Business
  • Customer Service
  • Young Entrepreneur
  • Businesswoman of the Year
  • Business Leader of the Year


Apply Here

Entries close: Midnight Sunday 31st March 2024

Gala Dinner: Friday 24th May 2024 at Ben Ean Pokolbin