UDIA Awards Overview

For 29 years the UDIA Awards program has recognised and celebrated quality and innovation in urban development.

The 29th UDIA Victoria Awards program continues to highlight quality and innovation across the urban development industry.

Specialised award categories acknowledge the best in urban development across the State.  Standout commitment to excellence is awarded in the areas of environment and water sensitive urban design, affordability, urban renewal, high and medium density, as well as general residential and masterplanned developments.

Winners are announced November 2024 at The Crown Palladium UDIA Awards Ceremony.

The UDIA Awards 2024 program will open early May 2024 until early August 2024.

Benefits of Participating in the UDIA Awards

Publicity: The UDIA Awards Program recognises and rewards excellence and innovation in the urban development industry. There are marketing benefits for all entrants, and winners are widely acknowledged by the media, the community and peers.

Networking: The annual UDIA awards ceremony attracts a huge number of attendees, offering participants a valuable opportunity to engage with industry colleagues and build new business contacts in true end-of-year celebratory fashion.

Brand enhancement: UDIA awards help drive property sales and enhance the reputation of the winners with the public, local and state authorities and other key stakeholders.

The Victorian UDIA winners seal: Award winners and finalists are entitled to use the official UDIA Victoria Awards seal in their marketing and communications collateral. The seal represents the highest level of project quality assurance to reassure the home buyer and increase sales.

The Awards Entry Process

1. Explore and choose your categories

Explore the website to find out all about the categories, relevant criteria and answers to all the FAQ’s.

2. Complete your submission

Complete your award submission online by early August 2024.

3. Prepare for your site tour

Our independent judging panel will review all submissions and announce shortlisted entrants in August, conducting site inspections of all finalists (virtual or live) in September.

4. Book your ticket for the Awards Gala Ceremony

Winners and finalists will be announced at the UDIA Awards for Excellence Gala Ceremony on Friday 29 November 2024.

Submit your Entry for the UDIA Awards 2024

Any Questions?

For enquiries about the awards, please contact the UDIA on awards@udiavic.com.au or on 03 9832 9600.