The Community Citizen of the Year Awards Program is offered as part of a corporate gold membership that the City of Perth has with Auspire – Australia Day Council of WA. These Awards are presented by Local Government within local communities across Western Australia on Australia Day.
The Awards reward and recognise individuals and organisations making a notable contribution during the current year, and/or to those who have given outstanding service over a number of years.
There are four categories for the awards as follows:
- Community Citizen of the Year
- Senior Community Citizen of the Year (65 years or over)
- Young Community Citizen of the Year (under 25 years)
- Active Citizenship Award (community group or event)
The Community Citizen of the Year Award campaign officially opens on 1 September and closes on 31 October 2020.
If you would like to find out more about the awards, please visit https://www.citizenshipawards.com.au/