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The Qld HIA & IDA Interior Design Awards provide visibility in the industry for those who showcase the latest in consumer trends, demonstrate innovation and produce a high standard of interior design or decorate projects. The awards recognise the incredible talent in the residential building industry.

Entries for this year's awards are closed. For further information contact QLD events team on

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.

Entry type Entry fees Entry closing date Presentation date

First entry - $121

Subsequent entry - $77


Friday 23 October

First entry - $170.50

Subsequent entry - $104.50


Who can enter?

Interior designers, decorators, stylists and other design professionals. Entries are encouraged from individuals, groups or joint entrants with architects, builders and cabinetmakers.


Judges do not go on-site to view projects. In-house judging will take place by a professional panel of judges at HIA or a designated office.


Select the relevant category from the lists below for your project in the Qld HIA & IDA Interior Design Awards. Winners in the categories below are recognised locally and do not progress to the Australian Housing Awards.

Property Styling

  • Small - 1 - 2 bedroom dwelling (detached)
  • Medium - 3 - 4 bedroom dwelling (detached)
  • Large - 5 and over bedroom dwelling (detached)
  • Multi - Individual dwelling within a multiple dwelling residential project (includes dual occupancy, townhouse, villa and apartment)

Residential Interior Decorate

  • Up to $50,000
  • $50,001 - $100,000
  • Over $100,001

Residential Interior Design

  • Up to $50,000
  • $50,001 - $100,000
  • $100,001 - $200,000
  • Over $200,001