Nominate an outstanding community citizen today

News Update 23 August 2023

The City invites you to nominate an outstanding individual or group for the 2024 Community Citizen of the Year Awards, presented at the City of South Perth Citizenship ceremony on 26 January.

Auspire - The Australia Day Council WA, Community Citizen of the Year Awards give local governments around the State the opportunity to acknowledge and celebrate the contributions of people within its community.

Every community has local heroes and you have the opportunity to acknowledge those making outstanding contributions in education, health, charitable and voluntary services, business, sport, arts, environment, social inclusion or any other area that contributes to the advancement and wellbeing of the community.

Recipients will be selected from individuals and groups who have made a noteworthy contribution during the current year or given outstanding service to the community over a number of years.

There are four categories in which to nominate:

Award categories

  • Community Citizen of the Year (over 16 years)
  • Community Citizen of the Year - Youth (individuals under 30 years)
  • Community Citizen of the Year - Senior (individuals over 65 years)
  • The Active Citizenship Award (community group or event).

For more information on the awards and how to submit a nomination form, visit

Nominations close 31 October 2023.

Nominate now