How do I Nominate?

Nominations for the 2020 Nine News WA Police Excellence Awards are now open. Nominations will close at 5.00pm on Monday 7 September 2020.

Judging for the awards will take place in September 2020. Finalists will be announced early October and Winners to be announced at event on Thursday 10 December 2020.

Any nominations received after this year’s nominations have closed will be held over for inclusion in the awards the following year. 

It’s quick and easy to nominate - you can do it online. Click on the relevant link below to submit your nomination.

Nominations for the awards are accepted from any member of the community, including members of the WA Police Force and officers' families. Nominations must address all of the criteria below.

Please provide as much information as you can about the person or team you are nominating, including a short written explanation about what they have achieved and why you would like to see them recognised. The more information you provide will give the judges a better understanding and assist them in assessing the nominations.

Nominations submitted containing one sentence responses are not sufficient and will not be considered for the awards.

Individual Police Award

  1. The officer demonstrates excellence in a particular policing discipline, role or duty.
  2. The officer exemplifies the core WA Police Force values of duty, teamwork, integrity and care.
  3. The officer works effectively towards achieving an excellent outcome.
  4. The officer raises the public's confidence in WA policing.

Individual Police Award nomination form

Police Team Award

As a community member you may have experienced a positive outcome involving more than one police officer. Policing is often a team effort. If you would like to acknowledge the good work of a team, squad or unit – refer to the criteria below and nominate them today.

  1. The team demonstrates excellence in a particular policing discipline, role or duty.
  2. All team members exemplify the core WA Police Force values of duty, teamwork, integrity and care.
  3. The individual team members work effectively together towards achieving an excellent outcome.
  4. The team effort raises the public's confidence in WA policing.

Police Team Award form

Alternatively, you can download a nomination form, complete and post to
Corporate Communications Branch 
WA Police Force Headquarters 
Ground Floor, 2 Adelaide Terrace
East Perth 6004.

Individual Officer Award form - PDF version

Police Team Award form - PDF version