BDA AUSTRALIA NATIONAL DESIGN AWARDS 2018 2018-05-09T05:53:33+00:00

BDA AUSTRALIA
NATIONAL DESIGN AWARDS 2018

The Management Council of BDA Australia would like to invite all members to participate in the 2018 National Design Awards.

Key dates

Sunday 17th June
Design Awards entries close
Sunday 1st July
Industry Partner Awards close
Saturday 22nd September
Awards presentation dinner held during the 2018 National Conference
Enter here

CLICK HERE to access the simple online entry system. Users who have entered National or Chapter awards previously can use the same log in details. New users are required to complete the quick registration process. Once logged in, you will be able to access all the information on this year’s program.

Design Awards Coordinator, Alan Minors, is available to provide any assistance you require. You can contact Alan at:
designawards@bdaa.com.au or on 0419 988 653

The Building Designers Association of Australia National Design Awards is a veritable showcase for the finest examples of modern Australian design. The awards represent the creative professional voices of the Building Designers Association of Australia, including our members and affiliate builder designers, builders, interior designers, landscape architects, and industry partners. New this year are three categories that represent even more of our amazing talent pool: kitchen, bathroom and landscape design.

All competitors are invited to submit the professional projects that truly represent their creative and talented voice in our industry; thus displaying their finest designs on a global stage, and before a seasoned jury of build design professionals.

Not sure where to start? Download this guide to get started.

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NATIONAL DESIGN AWARDS CATEGORIES

New residential buildings
up to 250 sqm and under $2,000 / sqm
New residential buildings
up to 250 sqm and over $2,000 / sqm
New residential buildings
251 – 350 sqm and under $2,000 / sqm
New residential buildings
251 – 350 sqm and over $2,000 / sqm
New residential buildings
351 – 450 sqm and under $2,000 / sqm
New residential buildings
351 – 450 sqm and over $2,000 / sqm
New residential buildings
over 450 sqm and under $2,000 / sqm
New residential buildings
over 450 sqm and over $2,000 / sqm
Residential alterations /
additions up to $250,000
Residential alterations /
additions $250,001 – $500,000
Residential alterations /
additions $500,001 and over
Residential interiors
Small lot housing
(maximum lot size 350 sqm)
Dual occupancy
(up to 2 storeys)
Secondary dwellings / granny flats
Multi-residential Chris Reardon Memorial Award for residential sustainable buildings
Commercial buildings
Industrial buildings
Public buildings / structures
Non residential interiors
Chris Reardon Memorial Award for non residential sustainable buildings
Heritage buildings / adaptive reuse
Small scale projects up to $50,000
Small scale projects $50,001 – $100,000
Student design
Unbuilt work
NEW FOR 2018
Kitchen design
Bathroom design
Landscape design

INDUSTRY PARTNER AWARDS CATEGORIES

Architectural Window Systems Brickworks
Colorbond
CSR Cemintel
INEX
ITI
James Hardie
Unitex
Weathertex

STUDENT DESIGN CATEGORY PRIZE

The winner of the Student design category will receive a trip to the 2018 National Conference, including:
• Full single delegate registration to the Conference
• Ticket to attend the gala Design Awards Presentation Ceremony
• Return airfare from entrant’s nearest capital city
The results of the Student design category will be announced prior to the Conference.
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