Process + Timeline

To submit an entry to the Australian Good Design Awards, follow the steps below and keep an eye on the Timeline for important dates.

We highly recommend preparing your responses to the Online Entry Form ahead of time using the downloadable Draft Application Form below prior to submitting your entry online. 

If you have any questions or require assistance with your entry, please don’t hesitate to Contact Us

CleanSpace Halo, 2021 Australian Good Design Award Winner, Product Design, Commercial and Industrial Category. Designed and Commissioned by CleanSpace Technology.


Eligibility Criteria

  1. Entry can be designed and developed in Australia or overseas.
  2. Entry must be completed/available on the market prior to the Australian Good Design Awards Ceremony.
  3. Projects still under development or construction are not eligible to enter.
  4. Product entries must be complete products, not parts thereof. Individual products sold within a range (not for individual sale) are not eligible to enter – the full range must be submitted for evaluation. A component of a product is not eligible to enter unless it is sold separately.
  5. Medical and/or therapeutic goods available for sale in Australia must have appropriate Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) approval to be eligible for entry. Entries must comply with any applicable standards and/or safety certification (only if required).

Eligibility for Next Gen Category

  1. Entrants must be 30 or under at the time of the Entry Deadline.
  2. Entrants must be Australian or New Zealand citizens or studying at a recognised Australian or New Zealand University, TAFE or secondary college. 
  3. Entries are not required to be commercially available. Concepts and University projects are eligible for entry.

Before registering your online entry, please review the entry categories and criteria.

You may wish to prepare your responses prior to submitting your entry online, using the downloadable Draft Application Form on the left.

Download Draft Application Form

To submit your entry, please complete your entry via the Entry Portal.

If you need to draft your entry between team members, you can use the Draft Application Form to prepare your entry. 

2022 Entries Open
Monday 28 March 2022

Early Bird Deadline
Friday 01 April 2022

Extended Entries Deadline
Friday 20 May 2022




First Round Judging
June 2022

Second Round Judging
July 2022

Results Notification
22 July 2022

Opt-Out Deadline
29 July 2022




The Australian Good Design Awards Ceremony brings our design community together to celebrate the best in design and innovation over the year, where the Winners will be announced on stage in Sydney. 

Good Design Awards Ceremony
Friday 16 September 2022