HOW TO NOMINATE

STEP 1: REVIEW AWARD CATEGORIES AND DETERMINE YOUR ELIGIBILITY.

Review the 2023 AHA NSW Awards for Excellence categories and determine your eligibility for the categories that apply to your property.

Download the nomination booklet to view the criteria for each award.

To be eligible to enter any category for the 2023 AHA NSW Awards for Excellence, your venue must be a financial member of AHA NSW.

If you are not a member and would like to enquire, please contact membership@ahansw.com.au.

STEP 2: PREPARE YOUR SUBMISSIONS

Prepare and gather your submissions and supporting documents for the applicable categories.

Download the nomination booklet to view documents required for submissions in each award.

STEP 3: CREATE YOUR ACCOUNT

You will need to create a new hotel or multiple venue account for this year’s awards nominations. This can be done by clicking ‘Create Group Account’ if you manage multiple hotels or ‘Create Single Venue Account’ if you are only entering one hotel.

Follow the prompts to confirm your account.

STEP 4: COMPLETE NOMINATIONS AND TICKETING

Once logged into your account, click ‘Nominations’ and select the award categories you wish to nominate for as well as tickets you wish to purchase and follow the prompts.

Entry fees vary across categories and some also attract a request for voucher funds required to judge the category. Depending on the category, this may include the cost of accommodation, meals, beverages, etc. You will be prompted for what is required for each category when you nominate.

Please refer to the nomination booklet for clarification.

Once you have selected your award categories and tickets, click ‘Save and Continue” to return to your dashboard.

STEP 5: CONFIRM AND PAY FOR NOMINATIONS

To review your ticketing and nomination choices, you will receive an email confirmation as well as a link to log in and review your selections under the 'Current Nominations’ section.

Once you are happy that your nominations and ticketing is correct, you can then proceed to payment. Payment is required as confirmation of your entry into the 2023 AHA NSW Awards for Excellence.

Down the bottom of the page you will see various payment options. Click the appropriate payment option i.e. EFT, or Credit Card and proceed to make payment.

STEP 6: UPLOAD YOUR VENUE & EMPLOYEE IMAGES AND SUBMISSIONS

To upload your venue & employee photos and submissions, navigate to the nominations dashboard and click ‘Manage Files’ under ‘Current Nominations.’

Click “Add Files” to select the required files. Once the files are selected hit “Start” to begin your upload. Once the upload is complete, your files have been updated. Return to the top of the page and click ‘Click here to go back to the dashboard’ and repeat for all nominations.

Please refer to the nomination booklet breakdown of the documents required.