Business Excellence Awards


The Port Lincoln Chamber of Commerce Business Excellence Awards is a key event in the local calendar, and one not to be missed.

This years’ event will be held at the Port Lincoln Hotel on Saturday 30th October 2021 starting at 5:30pm. 




Port Lincoln Chamber of Commerce and Tourism Business Excellence Awards

How it works – you click on the link below and nominate the business or individual of your choice and provide as much information as possible to support the reason for nomination as well as their contact address. 

We contact the nominee to let them know and seek additional information for their nomination that is assessed by our top secret panel of judges, with awards presented at the Gala Dinner Event at the Port Lincoln Hotel on Saturday October 30th.  It’s that easy.  

Nominate in every category and show the businesses in our region that you notice the excellent work they are doing, or shine the light on one.  The earlier the nomination the more time the nominee has to prepare their information.  Nominate TODAY! 




Business Excellence Award

Nominate the business that goes above and beyond to deliver brilliant products, goods or services. Scintillate our senses with your description of the huge range of businesses we are fortunate to have in our region that provide excellence in every area of their passion.  Nominate your favourite business for the business excellence award today.


Community Excellence Award

This award celebrates an individual or organisation who makes a difference for the community, either as part of their core business, or as a side project of passion.  Nominate people or organisations who you believe bring passion, quality, compassion and focus that delivers positive change in our community.  Let them know you notice their efforts with a nomination today.


Building and Trades Excellence Award

Nominate a business in the building and trades sector who are leaders in their sector delivering quality, new ideas, exemplary service, or who are quiet achievers that shine in the services they provide.  This is a new category and after the quality of building and trades businesses nominated last year we look forward to building a pile of the flood of entries we expect.  Nominate your favourite tradie or trades service business today!


Innovation Excellence Award

Do you know of a business or sole trader who has innovated to bring an idea or invention to life that creates value?  This award recognises the innovators across the vast range of businesses who might be excellent in their marketing, customer service, have great system, or are sustainable to benefit our environment. This is a new award category and we look forward to shining a light on the innovation that can be hidden.  Let’s celebrate innovations big and small.  Nominate today!


Customer Service Excellence Award

Have you enjoyed high quality customer service in a local business that you would like an individual or business recognized for in our region?  This award celebrates the kind of customer service that keeps you coming back for more.  Nominate today!


New In Business Excellence Award

Nominate a business that has been operating for up to two years that you believe demonstrates excellence in their approach.  It could be a shopfront, a sole trader, a service or an online business that demonstrates excellence in their initiative and achievements.


Young Business Person Award

This award is to recognise a young person who is doing amazing things in their business in any industry. They must have a registered ABN. Nominate a young business person for business excellence today! The eligible nominee must be under 35 years of age at December 31, 2021.


Tourism and Hospitality Excellence Award

This award has been expanded to include both Tourism and Hospitality as they go hand in hand to attract visitors to our pristine exciting region, and make people want to return.  Nominate businesses where you have enjoyed the experience, food, wine, service, compassion and care that our tourism and hospitality businesses work so hard to deliver.  


**NEW Resilience Award

This award is a new category for 2021. Nominate a business who has faced the challenges of the last 2 years (COVID-19) and has not only survived but has taken the opportunity to really level-up their business and succeed. Think about any changes they made to adapt, utilise digital technology, or completely transform into a different model of business during this time. 






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