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​​​​NSW Get Ready Community Award

The NSW Get Ready Community Award recognises a local community that has worked together to make their community more prepared and better able to recover from disasters. 

Previous winners

Click on the relevant year in the left-hand menu to read about previous award winners.

Applications are open 

Submissions close on the 5 July 2020.


How to enter

Simply complete three easy steps!

  1. Complete the application form 

  2. Include all supporting information, including photographs or video footage, as attachments
  3. Submit your application by email to GetReadyNSW@justice.nsw.gov.au before midnight on 5 July 2020.

You may also apply for the Resilient Australia Awards

Projects submitted for the NSW Get Ready Community Award can also apply for the Resilient Australia Awards, if the eligibility criteria for both has been met. Follow this link for more information on the Resilient Australia Awards.

We are here to help!

We encourage you to contact our Awards Convenor with any questions about applying.


(02) 9212 9283