Registrations for the 17th Annual Leadership Excellence Gala Awards Dinner are now open!

Nominations for the 2018 Awards have now closed.

Click on the following to access or download:

Call for Nominations Booklet
Online Nomination Form*

*To help you prepare before accessing the Online Nomination Form, you will find the following useful:

About the Awards

The Local Government Professionals Australia, SA Leadership Excellence Awards Program recognises outstanding achievement and innovation in local government.  The association is pleased to present a program that not only recognises excellence, but contributes to the advancement and improvement of local government as a sector.


The overall aim of the Local Government Professionals Australia, SA Leadership Excellence Awards is to:

  • Raise the standard and quality of local government leadership and management across local government in South Australia.
  • Raise the profile of local government professionals
  • Recognise excellence demonstrated by local government professionals
  • Facilitate connections and sharing across local government

Benefits of nominating

The many benefits of being an Award nominee include:

  • Recognition of leadership, innovation, excellence and effort.
  • Boosting the pride and motivation of employees
  • Making network connections and sharing achievements with other local government entities
  • Reflecting on the goals, strategies and vision that led to the success of the project and using those insights to drive even greater success in the future
  • Showcasing the work of local government professionals and the sector
  • Public acknowledgment of finalists

To see a list of previous winners please click on the year below.
2017 please click here. 
2016 please click here. 
2015 please click here.
2014 please click here.
2013 please click here.
2012 please click here.
2011 please click here.
2010 please click here.

Previous winners please click here.

For more information or to become an award or event partner please contact


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