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GreenSmart Awards

HIA's Australian GreenSmart Awards recognise the diligent efforts of environmentally-aware residential builders, designers and manufacturers. The awards recognise those who build or design environmentally-friendly homes, provide solutions to make homes more efficient or create new products for the building industry.

Award winners and finalists are making a positive difference to the environment. Leading by example, they are inspiring other HIA members to build sustainable, energy efficient and comfortable homes for their clients.

Entries are open for the 2020 awards!

Enter online

Credit card payment is required to complete your submission.

Key program info

We’ve halved our entry fees for 2020 to give you every opportunity to promote your business in the current economic conditions.

Award program Entry closing date Announcement date Entry fee
2020 HIA Australian GreenSmart Awards

Tuesday 30 June 2020

Tuesday 8 September 2020 $110 per entry

How to enter

  • Choose an award category - be sure to see the category definitions and conditions of entry
  • Prepare your written submission - as it forms an integral part of your overall submission, see checklist for details
  • Upload all of your photos, written submission and supporting documents such as floor plans, certificates etc. (No late entries will be accepted)
  • Entrants will be notified if they are a finalist. The winners are announced via a winner's video on this page.


View categories and judging criteria



Judging of entries doesn't take place on-site so it's extremely important that you provide as much detail as possible for your entry. Be sure to use professional photographs that focus on the detail relevant to the category. Your written submission must address all of the judging criteria.

See the categories section for further details on the judging criteria for each category.

Our partner

HIA would like to acknowledge the support and contribution of InfraBuild as partner of the 2020 HIA Australian GreenSmart Awards:


To find out how you can get involved, email