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ACT/Southern NSW Housing and Kitchen & Bathroom Awards

HIA Housing and Kitchen & Bathroom Awards provide home builders and designers the opportunity to receive recognition, and showcase their work to the broader industry. Winners and finalists not only receive extensive media promotion for their business, they also get the opportunity to promote themselves as an industry leader.

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How to enter

Award categories

ACT Southern NSW   Riverina

Key dates

Award programs Entry closing dates Presentation dates
ACT & Southern NSW and Riverina Housing and Kitchen & Bathroom Awards Sunday 12 July Saturday 31 October

Project price

Your project price must reflect the entire cost of the project as viewed by the judges and determines which price category your project fits into (where applicable). This is inclusive of your contract price + variations + all works supplied or carried out by owner/others and must include GST, site works, all extras, final PC and provisional sum adjustments. Do not include land price, landscaping/pools where they do not form a structural component of the home, and the cost of removable appliances, for example: fridges and microwaves.

Kitchen and bathroom entries must include all prime cost items, for example: installation, cabinets, splashbacks, fixtures and fittings; bench-tops and trades.

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For Display Homes definition and project price details, see Display Homes page.

Entry fees

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

Award programs Fees
Housing Awards $175 (For first entry)
Kitchen & Bathroom Awards $150 (For first entry)
Subsequent entries $125
Residential Interior Design
Work Health and Safety

Entry fees do not include tickets to the Housing Awards presentation.


As we navigate the uncertainties surrounding COVID-19, HIA is monitoring the latest advice to ensure a safe environment for judges, homeowners and entrants. While on-site judging would normally take place during July to September, we may need to change the way we judge this year. We will be in contact with each entrant to advise of the arrangements. It is the responsibility of the entrant to provide details to the home owner.

The following categories are not judged on-site:

Kitchen Design - Bathroom Design - Residential Building Designer - Residential Interior Design - Work Health & Safety

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