Awards Programme


Water New Zealand offers a range of awards across the entire sector and plays an important role in promoting excellence and the contributions individuals and organisations make to the water sector and the communities they serve.

The Current Awards Programme consists of the following awards:


    Water New Zealand Excellence Awards 

    Why Enter the Water New Zealand Excellence Awards?

    A Water New Zealand Excellence Award gives you recognition from your peers of your outstanding achievements and significant contribution to the water sector.

    A Water New Zealand Excellence Award is beneficial for many reasons:

    • Give your team and your organisation the recognition they deserve
    • Demonstrate the incredible results you have achieved
    • Your story, your success. Shine a positive light on all your hard work
    • Gain positive PR and improve brand awareness
    • Motivate your team and develop pride
    • Distinguish yourself from your competitors
    • Receive public endorsement from the New Zealand water sector

    The awards are presented at the Downer Gala Dinner during the Water New Zealand Conference and Expo 2022.

    ENTERING THE WATER NEW ZEALAND EXCELLENCE AWARDS IS EASY.

    We are looking for short punchy entries that match the category criteria, with key information and data clearly showcased.

    Award Categories:

    How to enter?
    Download one of the following Award categories that applies to your nomination. Fill in either your details or your nominees details, once completed and all supporting documents are collated. Upload your nominations to the Awards Nomination Portal below.

      Submit your nomination here


            Water New Zealand Conference & Expo Awards 

            The conference awards as listed below are judged each year as part of the Water New Zealand Conference and Expo.

            Submit your nomination here


            Water New Zealand Stormwater Awards


            Association Awards