2018 FIAA Industry Awards Night

Date 21 Sep 2018
Time 6am – 11.00pm
Venue Luna Park, Sydney
Address 1 Olympic Dr, Milsons Point NSW 2061
Pricing Various depending on entries and dinner tickets required

Get ready to celebrate excellence within your industry

Entries Now Open

Entries are now open to all financial FIAA members and non members of FIAA.  Get your nominations in today and come join us at Luna Park to celebrate excellence within our Industry.  Projects (entries) must be completed at the time of the nomination. Design of the Year Major Prize is a trip to ISH - Frankfurt Germany or $2000 cash.

Projects (entries) must have been completed between 31 July 2017 and 31 July 2018.

Entries Close Monday 20th August 2018.  

There are two major award categories: Design of the Year 2018 and Outstanding Achievement of the Year 2018. Winners from each of the categories below are in the running for a major award category. 

Best Alfresco Design

Criteria: Design, Functionality, Innovation, Outdoor Alfresco Manufacturing Compliance

Click here for Best Alfresco Design nomination form

The winner from these categories will be in the running to win the Design of the Year Award 2018

 

Best Bathroom Design

Criteria: Design, Functionality, Innovation

Click here for Best Bathroom Design nomination form

The winner from these categories will be in the running to win the Design of the Year Award 2018

 

Best Commercial Project

Projects (entries) could included but not limited to: Shop/Office/Business/Hospitality fit outs

(Individual Commercial Furniture Pieces can enter via the Best Free Standing Furniture or Best In-Built Furniture categories)

Criteria: Design, Functionality, Innovation 

Click here for Best Commercial Project nomination form

The winner from this category will be in the running to win the Design of the Year Award 2018

 

Best Free Standing Furniture

Project (entries) could include but not limited to: dining room tables, chairs, buffets, coffee tables, beds. Residential and Commercial individual pieces only.

Criteria: Design, Functionality, Innovation 

Click here for Best Free Standing Furniture nomination form

The winner from this category will be in the running to win the Design of the Year Award 2018

 

Best In-Built Furniture

Project (entries) could include but not limited to: wall units, fixed storage, entertainment units. Residential and Commercial individual pieces only.

Criteria: Design, Functionality, Innovation 

Click here for Best In-Built Furniture nomination form

The winner from this category will be in the running to win the Design of the Year Award 2018

 

Best Kitchens Design Categories

  • Up to $20,000
  • $20,001 to $35,000
  • $35,001 to $60,000
  • $60,001 - $80,000
  • Over $80,001

The contract price is to reflect the total price paid by the owner including GST. Entries must include all prime cost items, cabinetry, splashbacks, bench-tops, lighting and trades. Do not include the cost of appliances. 

Criteria: Design, Functionality, Innovation

Click here for Best Kitchens nomination form

The winner from these categories will be in the running to win the Design of the Year Award 2018

 

Best Laundry Design

Criteria: Design, Functionality, Innovation, 

Click here for Best Laundry Design nomination form

The winner from these categories will be in the running to win the Design of the Year Award 2018

 

Best Soft Furnishings/Interior Design

This category is for soft furnishings/interior design used within a group or room setting. A group or room setting could be (but not limited to) Bedroom, lounge, dining, office, verandah. 

Soft Furnishings/Interiors could be (but not limited to) upholstered furniture, curtains, blinds, bedding, cushions, rugs

(Individual soft furniture/upholstery pieces can enter Best Free Standing Furniture or In-Built Furniture categories)

Criteria: Design, Functionality, Innovation 

Click here for Best Soft Furnishings/Interior Design nomination form

The winner from this category will be in the running to win the Design of the Year Award 2018

 

Trade Champion of the Year 

Recognising the work done by our trades in the Furnishing Industry.

Award Eligibility: Employees working part-time or full time in a trade position within the workshop and/or installation. Includes qualified and non-qualified trade employees.

Click here for Trade Champion of the Year nomination form

The winner from this category will be in the running to win Outstanding Achievement of the Year Award 2018

 

Workplace Champion of the Year

Recognising our "behind the scenes" workers, going above and beyond the job.

Award Eligibility: Employees working part-time or full time in a business support position. This person would work predominately within an office based position. Roles may include, but not limited to: CAD/Design, Administration, Bookkeeping & Accounts, Sales & Marketing.

Click here for the Workplace Champion of the Year nomination form

The winner from this category will be in the running to win Outstanding Achievement of the Year Award 2018

 

Apprentice of the Year

Recognising outstanding achievement in our tradespeople of the future.

There are two categories to choose from: Cabinetmaker and Furniture

Award Eligibility: Entry is open to 2nd, 3rd and 4th year apprentices. Apprentices must be enrolled under the Furnishing Industry Association of Australia (FIAA) workplace based apprenticeship system. There is no restriction on entrants age. Entrants must be located in ACT / NSW / SA,.

Click here for the Apprentice of the Year nomination form

The winner from these categories will be in the running to win Outstanding Achievement of the Year Award 2018

Apprentice of the Year Victoria

Recognising outstanding achievement in our tradespeople of the future.

This category is open to Built-In Cabinetry and Free-Standing Furniture apprentices located in VICTORIA ONLY. 

Award Eligibility: Entry is open to 2nd, 3rd and 4th year apprentices. There is no restriction on entrants age. Entrants must be located in VICTORIA.

Click here for the Apprentice of the Year Victoria nomination form

The winner from these categories will be in the running to win Outstanding Achievement of the Year Award 2018

FULL ENTRY FEES

Full entry fees apply for entries and payment recieved from the 1st June 2018.

  • FIAA MEMBER: First Entry $175
  • FIAA MEMBER: Second Entry $100
  • FIAA MEMBER: Third and subsequent entries FREE
  • NON-MEMBER: First Entry $275
  • NON-MEMBER: Second Entry $150
  • NON-MEMBER: Third and Subsequent entries FREE

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