Premier's Awards for Excellence

Nominations for the 2022 Premier’s Awards for Excellence (the Awards) are closed.

The Awards recognises high performance and outstanding achievement across the Queensland public service.

This year, nominations were accepted across five categories that aligned with the Queensland Government’s objectives for the community:

  • More jobs in more industries
  • Delivering education and social services
  • Better health and wellbeing services
  • Protecting our liveability and environment
  • Enhancing our lifestyle through planning and infrastructure.

An overall Premier’s Award for Excellence will also be awarded to a team or initiative that has shown exemplary leadership.

Recipients will be announced at a ceremony in early 2023.

Sponsors of the 2022 Premier's Awards for Excellence

The 2022 Premier's Awards for Excellence is proudly supported by:

More jobs in more industries

Proudly supported by Queensland Treasury Corporation.

QTC is the central financing authority for the Queensland Government and provides financial resources and services for the state. We manage the state’s funding program in the global capital markets to deliver sustainable and cost-effective borrowings for our Queensland Government and local government clients.

Queensland Treasury Corporation

Delivering education and social services

Proudly supported by The University of Queensland.

The University of Queensland has a strong focus on teaching excellence, having won more national teaching awards than any other university in Australia. More than 53,600 current students, including 18,000 international students, contribute to a diverse, inclusive community across UQ’s three beautiful campuses.

The University of Queensland

Better health and wellbeing services

Proudly supported by QSuper, part of Australian Retirement Trust.

QSuper is now part of Australian Retirement Trust. ​It’s the same QSuper you’ve always known, together with the size, scale, strength, and stability of a super fund looking after $200 billion in retirement savings for more than two million members. It means more resources and more access to more investment opportunities, at a greater value. All with the same dedication to working in our members’ best interests, not shareholders.

QSuper, part of Australian Retirement Trust

Protecting our liveability and environment

Proudly supported by Griffith University Business School.

The Griffith Business School is a leader in public sector education and internationally recognised research in the fields of governance, public policy and public administration. Through our dedicated research centres and the Policy Innovation Hub, our researchers work closely and collaboratively with government, industry and community in support and for the betterment of Queensland and Queenslanders.

Griffith Business School

Enhancing our lifestyle through planning and infrastructure

Proudly supported by Holding Redlich.

Leading national law firm, Holding Redlich is a trusted adviser to the Queensland Government, providing strategic and outcome focussed legal advice to Queensland Government departments and statutory authorities.

Santos

For more information contact Events and Engagement, Department of the Premier and Cabinet, by email or phone 07 3003 9200.