Award Categories


How to Nominate for the Gippsland Business Awards

Enter by submitting a nomination on this website.
Please add to your contacts list to make sure you receive confirmation of your nomination in your inbox.


Once you submit your nomination, the nominated business will receive an email with a link to complete their entry.

Entry Categories


Provision of accommodation services including: hotels, motels, bed & breakfasts, holiday parks or holiday cabins.

This awards is sponsored by Baw Baw Shire Council

Beauty and Personal Care

Provision of beauty and personal care services including hair, makeup, weight loss, personal trainers, laser clinics, or similar

This awards is sponsored by TAFE GIPPSLAND

Business and Professional Services

Provision of commercial services including but not limited to : finance, investment, insurance, superannuation, real estate agents, recruitment, solicitors, book keepers, accountants, business coaching /advisors and information technology services.

This awards is sponsored by WELLINGTON SHIRE COUNCIL

Food and Wine Producers

Producers of food or wine, vineyards, crop, fruit/vegetable growers, farming (sheep, beef, poultry, etc), commercial fishing, or related services.

This awards is sponsored by East Gippsland Shire Council

Health and Wellbeing

Services to the health industry including dentists, physiotherapists, masseurs, medical practices, radiology, audiology, holistic health, etc.

This awards is sponsored by LATROBE HEALTH SERVICES


Food and beverage services including cafes, restaurants, pubs, taverns, bars, food vendors, and clubs.

This awards is sponsored by Baw Baw Shire Council


Businesses that have successfully delivered innovative technology, products, services or similar to overcome business challenges and/or to grow, develop, expand or redefine their operations.

This awards is sponsored by Latrobe Valley Authority


For domestic or export purposes, manufacturing or processing of textile, leather, wood, paper, glass, iron steel, petroleum, coal, chemical, rubber, plastic, transport, photographic, scientific, electronic, electrical, industrial machinery, furniture or similar, printing, publishing, and recorded media.

This awards is sponsored by REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT VICTORIA

Mechanical Trades and Construction

Suppliers of mechanical, trade, building and associated services, in the construction, vehicle, and other building industries.

This awards is sponsored by EQUIPSUPER

New Business

Any businesses that has been operating for less than two years as at that closing date for entries.

This awards is sponsored by LATROBE CITY COUNCIL


Retail business operations including: supermarket, grocery stores, specialised food retailing, clothing, furniture, homewares, electrical, computer, recreational, personal, household goods, etc. along with household equipment repair services, motor vehicle retailing and services.

This awards is sponsored by AGL

Tourism Activities and Attractions

Provision of tourist facilities, activities, or related services.

This awards is sponsored by SOUTH GIPPSLAND SHIRE COUNCIL