The Awards are judged in categories.

When you complete your Nomination Form you will need to select the category that best describes your business.

If your business might fit into several categories, you should choose the one that is the best fit for your core activities.

Below are the categories you may select from.

The professional services industry is a vital sector across the Bayside municipality.

Entrants in this category must exhibit excellence in client care and in transforming the businesses and clients they work with.

Businesses in this category include:

  • Financial
  • Legal
  • Recruitment
  • Human resources
  • Management consultancy

The food and beverage industry forms a large part of the Bayside economy.

This award recognises the high standards of food, drink and customer service.

Businesses in this category include cafes, bars, restaurants, catering and hospitality services.

The booming health and fitness sector offers specialist products and services boosting the health and wellbeing of the community.

Businesses in this category include fitness centres, gyms, spas, wellness centres, nutrition specialists and suppliers.

The construction and trades sector is vital in supporting the growth of the vibrant Bayside property and building market.

This award recognises superior standards and client satisfaction.

Businesses in this category include builders, trades, building suppliers, firms offering design services, as well as testing & certification.

The medical, dental and allied health sector is a dynamic growth sector across Bayside. This award recognizes the influence local businesses play in setting high standards of patient and client care whilst delivering quality and innovative services.

Businesses in this category include medical clinics (including GP, diagnostic and imaging services, pathology services), dental & orthodontic practices, and allied health services (such as psychology, occupational or therapy services).

Local retailers offer a range of vibrant and distinctive offerings and make the customer experience unique and special across Bayside. This award recognizes the influence local businesses play in setting high standards for the retail experience whilst exhibiting excellence in customer service.

Businesses in this category include local retail traders including florists, hairdressers, fashion outlets, jewellery stores, travel services.

This category will award the business that is championing digital or new technology and can demonstrate a stand-out technological accomplishment over the past year.

Businesses in this category include digital-only brands, businesses transforming their businesses with digital technology, as well as web designers & developers, and marketing and social media specialists.

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The Nomination Form will automatically be downloaded to your downloads folder.

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