Local Government Award


The Local Government Award recognises major improvements made, or initiatives developed, by a local municipal council that promotes and strengthens multiculturalism and meets the identified needs of that municipality’s culturally, linguistically and/or religiously diverse communities.


Selection Criteria

Delivers major improvements or initiatives that:

  • -       Respond to culturally and linguistically diverse communities with enhanced and culturally relevant services.
  • -      Promote enhanced and inclusive participation and engagement of culturally and linguistically diverse communities in the civic life of the municipality.
  • -       Promote greater communication and access between culturally and linguistically diverse communities and council.

Eligibility: Local governments. Self-nominations accepted.

NOMINATION FORM