Nominations are now open for the 2022 Citizen and Young Citizen of the Year Awards.

The awards recognise people who are committed to improving others’ quality of life and contribute to our community. The winners will be announced at the Boroondara Australia Day Citizenship Ceremony to be held on 26 January 2022.

Our selection panel are looking at various criteria when assessing nominations. Some considerations include:

  • How the candidate has contributed to the community.
  • How the candidate has demonstrated leadership.
  • Whether the candidate has shown a commitment to helping others or inspired others
  • Special skills, talents or attributes that the candidate has that makes them stand out

The awards are open to all Australian Citizens who live, work, study or volunteer in Boroondara. For the Young Citizen of the Year Awards, nominees must be under the age of 26 (as at 26 January 2022).

Visit our Enter our Citizen of the Year award page to nominate someone today.

Nominations close 5 pm on Friday 26 November 2021.