Work health and safety awards

Safe Work Australia  recognises work health and safety excellence at a national level by:

  • promoting and supporting state and territory awards and showcasing their winners
  • promoting best practice through sharing case studies
  • introducing and sponsoring work health and safety  awards as part of national industry award schemes.

The table below provides information and links to state and territory awards programmes and recent winners.



WorkCover NSW

2014 SafeWork Awards  
2015 SafeWork Awards 

Workplace Health and Safety Queensland

2014 Queensland Safe Work Awards
2015 Queensland Safe Work Awards

SafeWork SA

2014 Safe Work Awards

WorkSafe Tasmania

2015 WorkSafe Tasmania Awards  

WorkSafe Victoria

2014 VWA Health and Safety Awards
2015 WorkSafe Victoria Awards

WorkSafe WA

2014 Work Safety Awards
2015 Work Safety Awards 

Note: the ACT and NT do not currently hold WHS awards. The categories, criteria and entry periods vary across jurisdictions so please check details with your relevant regulator.

Previous Safe Work Australia Awards

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