The Chief Minister’s Canberra Gold Award recognises the unique contribution made by individuals and groups who have chosen to make a long-term commitment to the ACT. Through this award, the ACT Government celebrates this dedication by honouring individuals and groups who have resided or operated in the ACT for fifty years or more.
Chief Minister’s Canberra Gold Awards are distributed each year as part of Canberra’s birthday celebrations. Award recipients receive a certificate.
The Award is open to individuals who have lived in the ACT for fifty years or more as at 12 March each year. Any individual may nominate a person for the Award.
The Award is open to those groups, businesses, clubs, societies, organisations, associations and teams who have been present in the ACT for fifty years or more as at 12 March each year. Nominations should be made by the Owner, President, Chief Executive, Director, spokesperson or otherwise appropriate person in charge of the group. Individuals wishing to nominate a group are encouraged to contact the group to propose a nomination be made.
Nomination - Individual
Details of the person to receive the certificate
Nomination - Group
Details of the group to receive the certificate
Postal address of nominee/group
Name and Position of Nominator
You should be aware that information provided may eventually be accessible to the public for research purposes, used for publicity or publicly announced on occasion. There is an extremely slight possibility that by submitting this information online it may be intercepted during transmission to the Chief Minister's Support and Protocol unit. If you have any concerns about this you may submit your nomination by:
Mail to: Chief Minister's Support and Protocol
GPO Box 1020
Canberra ACT 2601
Or email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
You will receive notification that your nomination has been successfully submitted. If you do not receive notification, please review your nomination and ensure that all fields have been completed correctly.