Urban Renewal Award

This award recognises projects that demonstrate revitalisation and appropriate use of land and/or buildings in established suburbs or inner-city areas.

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Overview

This award recognises projects that demonstrate revitalisation and appropriate use of land and/or buildings in established suburbs or inner-city areas.

There is no restriction on the type of uses or the inclusion of new elements provided they are integrated with the existing built elements.

Projects entered in the category must either retain some existing built elements on a site and/or demonstrate how the development has integrated within the existing built environment.

Important Information

  • The winner of this award will have the opportunity to represent Victoria in the UDIA National Awards.
  • You must hold a developer level UDIA Victoria membership to enter your project into this category
  • It is required that your project must be substantially developed by the time of judging or at least a component or stage of the project is substantially developed
  • If you have a residential component to your project, the judging panel will need to be given access to the interior of at least one dwelling

TO COMPLETE YOUR SUBMISSION INTO THIS CATEGORY YOU WILL BE REQUIRED TO ADDRESS THE BELOW

PART 1: Project Information

  • Key project information
  • Executive Summary (max 300 words) – this highlights the features of the development with reference to the award category criteria

PART 2: Supporting materials

  • Project plans and maps
  • Press Releases and publicity requirements
  • 10 images of the project
  • Up to 10 Project Consultants

PART 2: Category Criteria

Each award category features its own mix of the criteria along with their explanations which can be found below.

Urban Form15%
Buildings15%
Community Creation & Integration10%
Environmental Sustainability5%
Innovation & Unique Features5%
Problem Solving, Consultation, Negotiation5%
Affordability5%
State & Local Planning Objectives5%
Execution, Finishes & Inclusions10%
Healthy Design5%
Housing Diversity5%
Marketing and Financial Structure5%
Judges’ Overall Impressions10%