List of Business Awards in New Zealand

This is the world’s best list of Business Awards in New Zealand. It includes all the most credible New Zealand business awards across all industry sectors. Here you can find information to help you enter The Westpac Awards in your area, The New Zealand Effie Awards, New Zealand Architecture Awards, Air New Zealand Export Awards, CRM Contact Centre Awards, The Deloitte Fast 50 New Zealand and The NZ Tourism Industry Awards amongst many others.

You can add industries and/or regions you are interested in by ticking the boxes down the left hand side and clicking ‘update search’. Also check out our Asia Pacific Business Awards and International Business Awards pages for other awards you may wish to enter.

Please note: the “~” symbol means that the date is based on the previous year’s awards programme or is an estimate based on the information available. We can’t guarantee 100% accuracy (we try our best!) so always visit the individual awards’ websites for the latest information.


Show (19) more Industries +


Show (16) more regions +

Award nameIndustryRegionDeadline DateAwarding Date
CRM Contact Centre AwardsCustomer ContactNew Zealand~1st May~16th Sep
New Zealand National Fieldays Innovation Awards Products & ManufacturingNew Zealand~1st May~16th Jun
BNZ Bay of Plenty ExportNZ AwardsSupply ChainNew Zealand~6th May~24th Jun
AHRI National AwardsHR & TrainingAustralasia17th May27th Nov
The Deloitte Energy Excellence AwardsCorporate Social ResponsibilityNew Zealand~17th May~10th Aug
RICS Awards New ZealandConstruction & ArchitectureNew Zealand17th May25th Jul
The Resilient Australia AwardsPublic SectorAustralasia17th May~18th Oct
IPWEA NZ Excellence AwardsConstruction & ArchitectureNew Zealand~20th May~22nd Jun
Diversity Awards NZHR & TrainingNew Zealand~20th May~24th Aug
TVNZ/NZ Marketing AwardsMarketing PR Events & AdvertisingNew Zealand~20th May~1st Sep
eLearnz eLearning AwardsHR & TrainingNew Zealand~22nd May~1st Aug
AUT Excellence in Business Support AwardsBusinessNew Zealand~27th May~5th Oct
The Champion Canterbury Business Awards BusinessNew Zealand~27th May~21st Sep
FITEC National Training AwardsProducts & ManufacturingNew Zealand~29th May~13th Sep
Westpac Gisborne Business AwardsBusinessNew Zealand~29th May~9th Oct
New Zealand Pharmacy AwardsHealth & Social CareNew Zealand~31st May~22nd Jul
Brake's Australasian Fleet Safety AwardsTransport & LogisticsAustralasia31st May12th Sep
Westpac New Zealand Franchise AwardsBusinessNew Zealand~1st Jun~12th Nov
New Zealand Contractors' Federation/Hirepool Construction Excellence AwardsConstruction & ArchitectureNew Zealand~6th Jun~5th Aug
PMINZ (Project Management) AwardsBusinessNew Zealand~6th Jun~6th Sep
Australia & New Zealand Internet Awards (ANZIA) IT & TelecommunicationsAustralasia~9th Jun~21st Jun
American Chamber of Commerce in New Zealand DHL Express Success & Innovation AwardsBusinessNew Zealand~10th Jun~18th Aug
Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the YearBusiness LeadersNew Zealand~17th Jun~13th Oct
Westpac Auckland Business AwardsBusinessNew Zealand~22nd Jun~26th Sep
Hotel Management HM AwardsHospitality Sport & LeisureAustralasia26th Jun6th Sep
Waipa Networks Business Excellence AwardsBusinessNew Zealand~30th Jun~19th Aug
Resene Total Colour AwardsDesign & InnovationAustralasia30th Jun~1st Sep
Kapiti Horowhenua Electra Business AwardsBusinessNew Zealand~1st Jul~23rd Sep
The Best Design AwardsDesign & InnovationNew Zealand~1st Jul~14th Oct
Tourism Industry AwardsTravel & TourismNew Zealand~1st Jul~29th Sep
The Australia & New Zealand Legal Innovation IndexLegal ServicesAustralasia~4th Jul~25th Aug
National Association of Women in Construction NAWIC Excellence AwardsConstruction & ArchitectureNew Zealand~7th Jul~14th Sep
New Zealand International Business AwardsBusinessNew Zealand~8th Jul~24th Nov
Hospitality New Zealand's Awards for Excellence Programme Hospitality Sport & LeisureNew Zealand~10th Jul~13th Oct
New Zealand Food AwardsRetail & Consumer GoodsNew Zealand~15th Jul~13th Oct
New Zealand Fitness Industry AwardsHospitality Sport & LeisureNew Zealand~22nd Jul~26th Nov
New Zealand Law AwardsLegal ServicesNew Zealand~22nd Jul~17th Nov
The ESITO Excellence AwardsHR & TrainingNew Zealand~22nd Jul~20th Oct
Frost & Sullivan New Zealand Excellence AwardsBusinessNew Zealand~25th Jul~25th Aug
Deloitte Fast 50 New ZealandBusinessNew Zealand~29th Jul~16th Nov
Hutt Valley Chamber of Commerce Business Excellence AwardsBusinessNew Zealand~29th Jul~4th Nov
New Zealand Innovators AwardsDesign & InnovationNew Zealand~29th Jul~20th Oct
NZBIO Excellence AwardsProducts & ManufacturingNew Zealand~31st Jul~15th Sep
Horizon Business Excellence Awards (Eastern BOP)BusinessNew Zealand~1st Aug~17th Sep
NZI Sustainable Business Network AwardsCorporate Social ResponsibilityNew Zealand~1st Aug~17th Nov
The Kudos Hamilton Science Excellence Awards Design & InnovationNew Zealand~1st Aug~19th Oct
Rabobank Leadership Awards Business LeadersAustralasia~10th Aug~11th Oct
The David Awards: Heroes in Small BusinessBusinessNew Zealand~12th Aug~12th Oct
Westpac Northland Business Excellence AwardsBusinessNew Zealand~12th Aug~28th Oct
Westpac Porirua City Business Excellence AwardsBusinessNew Zealand~15th Aug~18th Nov
New Zealand Effie Awards Marketing PR Events & AdvertisingNew Zealand~16th Aug~20th Oct
ALGIM Customer Service Awards Public SectorNew Zealand~17th Aug~19th Sep
Westpac Taranaki Regional Business AwardsBusinessNew Zealand~21st Aug~21st Sep
Ora Dreams Grant Project BusinessNew Zealand~24th Aug~24th Aug
Westpac Otago Business Excellence Awards (OBIZ Awards)BusinessNew Zealand~25th Aug~18th Nov
Westpac Waikato Business Excellence AwardsBusinessNew Zealand~25th Aug~8th Nov
RWNZ Enterprising Rural Women AwardBusiness LeadersNew Zealand~31st Aug~12th Nov
Yachting Excellence AwardsHospitality Sport & LeisureNew Zealand~31st Aug~25th Nov
IBM Kenexa Best Workplaces Award HR & TrainingNew Zealand~31st Aug~3rd Nov
WriteMark NZ Plain English AwardsJournalism Publishing & MediaNew Zealand~1st Sep~5th Nov
New Zealand Lighting Design Awards Design & InnovationNew Zealand~2nd Sep~4th Nov
NZATD Education Trust L&D Awards HR & TrainingNew Zealand~5th Sep~12th Oct
New Zealand Open Source AwardsIT & TelecommunicationsNew Zealand~5th Sep~25th Oct
Westpac Tauranga Business AwardsBusinessNew Zealand~9th Sep~14th Oct
Responsible Governance Award (Deloitte Top 200)Corporate Social ResponsibilityNew Zealand~14th Sep~1st Dec
Westpac Hawkes Bay Business AwardsBusinessNew Zealand~16th Sep~18th Nov
Air New Zealand Wine AwardsProducts & ManufacturingNew Zealand~18th Sep~12th Nov
Westpac Queenstown Business AwardsBusinessNew Zealand~22nd Sep~29th Oct
Nelson Pine Industries Nelson Tasman Business AwardsBusinessNew Zealand~23rd Sep~4th Nov
The New Zealander of the Year AwardsBusiness LeadersNew Zealand~30th Sep~22nd Feb
Cawthron Marlborough Environment AwardsCorporate Social ResponsibilityNew Zealand~30th Sep~31st Mar
Employee Engagement Awards Australia & New ZealandHR & TrainingAustralasia~5th Oct~15th Nov
Australia & New Zealand Agency of the Year AwardsMarketing PR Events & AdvertisingAustralasia~9th Oct~13th Dec
Cuisine NZ Artisan AwardsRetail & Consumer GoodsNew Zealand~16th Oct~16th Feb
NZ Direct Marketing AwardsMarketing PR Events & AdvertisingNew Zealand~21st Oct~23rd Feb
New Zealand Dairy Industry AwardsProducts & ManufacturingNew Zealand~30th Nov~6th May
Awesome Service AwardsCustomer ContactNew Zealand~1st Dec~1st Feb
New Zealand Sport and Recreation AwardsHospitality Sport & LeisureNew Zealand~1st Dec~11th Apr
Roy Morgan Customer Satisfaction Awards Customer ContactAustralasia~2nd Dec~2nd Jan
CEO Today Australasia AwardsBusiness LeadersAustralasia~5th Dec~9th Jan
Waitemata Health Excellence AwardsHealth & Social CareNew Zealand~9th Dec~7th Jun
New Zealand CFO AwardsFinancial ServicesNew Zealand~9th Dec~15th Mar
Westpac Marlborough Chamber of Commerce Business Excellence AwardsBusinessNew Zealand~23rd Dec~18th Mar
The SCNZ Excellence in Steel AwardsConstruction & ArchitectureNew Zealand~31st Dec~10th Sep
NZPI Awards Planning & PropertyNew Zealand~20th Jan~4th Apr
CAANZ AXIS AwardsMarketing PR Events & AdvertisingNew Zealand~24th Jan~16th Mar
IT Journalism Awards (The Lizzies)Journalism Publishing & MediaAustralasia~25th Jan~22nd Mar
ISG Paragon Awards ANZBusinessAustralasia~25th Jan27th Mar
Property Industry Awards Planning & PropertyNew Zealand~29th Jan~17th Jun
SOLGM Local Government Excellence AwardsPublic SectorNew Zealand~1st Feb~12th Apr
West Coast Leading Light Business Excellence AwardsBusinessNew Zealand~3rd Feb~23rd Mar
EECA Awards (Energy Efficiency and Conservation Authority Awards)Corporate Social ResponsibilityNew Zealand~5th Feb~18th May
Top Tourism Site AwardTravel & TourismNew Zealand~8th Feb~8th Feb
New Zealand Hi-Tech AwardsIT & TelecommunicationsNew Zealand~13th Feb~12th May
Canon Media AwardsJournalism Publishing & MediaNew Zealand~15th Feb~19th May
New Zealand Architecture AwardsConstruction & ArchitectureNew Zealand~19th Feb~11th Nov
CAANZ Beacon AwardsMarketing PR Events & AdvertisingNew Zealand~23rd Feb~5th May
KiwiNet Research Commercialisation AwardsDesign & InnovationNew Zealand~26th Feb~30th Jun
Dulux Colour AwardsConstruction & ArchitectureAustralasia~28th Feb8th May
PRINZ Awards (Public Relations and Communication Management)Marketing PR Events & AdvertisingNew Zealand~29th Feb~21st May
IPANZ Public Sector Excellence AwardsPublic SectorNew Zealand~1st Mar~6th Jul
NZBEF New Zealand Business Excellence AwardsBusinessNew Zealand~1st Mar~21st Nov
Registered Master Builders House of the Year and RMB Commercial Project AwardsConstruction & ArchitectureNew Zealand~1st Mar~14th Nov
TrustPower Regional Community AwardsCorporate Social ResponsibilityNew Zealand~11th Mar~1st Nov
The Wellington Gold AwardsBusinessNew Zealand~18th Mar~9th Jul
Air New Zealand Export AwardsSupply ChainNew Zealand~18th Mar~23rd Jun
ACENZ INNOVATE NZ Awards of ExcellenceConstruction & ArchitectureNew Zealand~23rd Mar~2nd Sep
Master Joiner AwardsConstruction & ArchitectureNew Zealand~24th Mar~28th May
Online Retail Industry Awards ORIAs Retail & Consumer GoodsAustralasia26th Mar25th Jul
Tertiary Teaching Excellence AwardsEducationNew Zealand~31st Mar~1st Jul
Eastland Wood Council Forestry AwardsPlanning & PropertyNew Zealand~1st Apr~20th May
New Zealand Museum AwardsHospitality Sport & LeisureNew Zealand~4th Apr~18th May
New Zealand Workplace Health & Safety Awards HR & TrainingNew Zealand~4th Apr~25th May
Community Service Awards ChristchurchCorporate Social ResponsibilityNew Zealand~8th Apr~1st May
New Zealand CIO AwardsBusiness LeadersNew Zealand~8th Apr~8th Jun
The Green Ribbon AwardsCorporate Social ResponsibilityNew Zealand~15th Apr~4th Jun
Canterbury DHB Quality Improvement and Innovation AwardsCorporate Social ResponsibilityNew Zealand~25th Apr~2nd Nov
The Etsy Awards Australia and New Zealand Retail & Consumer GoodsNew Zealand~29th Apr~1st Sep

Please select an Industry or Region to refine the search.

Want to add an award to our list?

It is completely free to be included and we can also offer additional packages to promote your awards. Click to add an award.

Sign up for free award deadline reminders!

At the start of every month you will receive Boost's comprehensive list of upcoming International awards deadlines (in the next two months) organised by country or region. Please note we are unable to accept personal email addresses (Gmail/Hotmail etc.)

Never miss a deadline again!

Your personal information will be used as set out in our Privacy policy. Submitting your details indicates your consent, until you choose otherwise, that we will email you the requested services. You will be required to confirm this via the email address you enter, you can opt out at ANY time.

  Leave me blank

Thanks for signing up for Boost's free monthly award deadline reminders. We hope you find them useful.

Need help choosing which of these awards to enter?

With 3,500+ awards it's not easy choosing which are both credible and winnable. Let Boost's awards experts help you choose the right awards for your business. We've a range of services to suit all budgets. Contact us on +44 (0)1273 258703 or email to find out more.”

You have Successfully Subscribed!