NSW Premier's Awards

NSW Premier's Awards

Due to competing timelines, the NSW Premier’s Awards will be run as a separate initiative across SESLHD in 2022. 

The Awards will be launched on Monday 2nd May, and promoted by both SESLHD and the NSW Premier’s Department email to staff.

Awards categories will include:

2022 Team Categories 

•    A Strong Economy 
•    Excellence in Digital Innovation
•    Highest Quality Education 
•    Putting Citizens at the Centre 
•    Recovery and Resilience
•    Securing Justice and Opportunity for Vulnerable People
•    Well Connected Communities with Quality Local Environments 


2022 Individual Categories

•    Anthea Kerr Award recognises future public sector leaders under 35 years of age
•    NSW Public Servant of the Yearrecognises the exemplary work and leadership qualities of an individual

Category descriptions and further information can be found at www.premiersawards.nsw.gov.au


Key dates and actions

2022 NSW Premier’s Awards – Open

Monday 2nd May 2022

SESLHD submissions submitted to SESLHD SII for Executive endorsement

Monday 16th May 2022

Submissions review process *

Monday 23rd May – 13th June 2022

2022 NSW Premier’s Awards – Closing Date

17th June 2022

2022 NSW Premier’s Awards – Finalists announced

19th September 2022

2022 NSW Premier’s Awards – Ceremony

2nd or 9th November 2022


* SESLHD nominations will be co-ordinated and supported by the Directorate of Strategy, Innovation and Improvement Awards lead.

If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact via email SESLHD-SIIChangeandInnovation@health.nsw.gov.au or phone (02) 9540 8581


Nomination Forms