South Australian Councils are inviting nominations for the 2021 Australia Day Citizen of the Year Awards.

The public are encouraged to nominate individuals and organisations that have made outstanding contributions to their community over the past 12 months and/or given outstanding service over a number of years to their community, over and above normal duties.

The nomination categories are:

  • Citizen of the Year
  • Young Citizen of the Year
  • Community Event of the Year
  • Award for Active Citizenship

*Please check your local Council’s nomination form as there maybe additional nomination categories.

Individuals and organisations can be nominated for their contribution to a range of areas including education, health, fundraising, charitable and voluntary services, business, sports, arts, the environment or any other area that contributes to the advancement and wellbeing of their community.

Nominations can be made online at or nomination forms are available by contacting your local Council Office.

Please visit your local Councils website for more information.

Nominations close 5.00pm on Friday 20 November 2020.