Please note: this nomination form
must be completed in one session as you cannot return to the form to add extra
information once submitted. It is suggested that you type your answers in a
word document and cut and paste into the online form as your responses will only be saved at the end when you submit the form.
Alternatively, you can download a hardcopy Nomination Form,
print, complete and return to Council.
Nominations must be received by 5.00 pm on Friday 22 November
You may provide any information (maximum 10 pages) or other
documentation that may support this nomination.
- Only individuals may be
nominated. The nomination of a club or association or any other
organisation will not be accepted.
- Nominees are those that have
made significant contributions to the city.
- Persons who have previously
been nominated but have not been awarded a Shoalhaven Medal or Australia
Day Award in that category are eligible to be nominated again.
- Individuals cannot nominate
- Individuals, associations or
clubs may nominate a Candidate.
Nominees will be assessed on the basis of information provided in this
nomination form and attachments. Nominators are asked to take care in completing
this form and are encouraged to provide complete and accurate information about
Entries will be considered by the Judging Panel whose decision will be
final and no correspondence will be entered into. The judging panel will be
looking not only at the length or value of service but also the quality of the
service, including individual acts of compassion, generosity, bravery,
ingenuity, creativity or professional accomplishments. Should a nomination be
received which is better suited to a different category, the Panel reserves the
right to reassign the nomination to the more suitable category.
Information to Include
Please list specific details and examples. Generalised statements such
as “the Nominee is community minded” or “the Nominee is willing to offer
assistance whenever needed” may be true; however, they do not provide enough