Any Australian may nominate any fellow Australian for an award within The Order of Australia.
The nomination and selection process is independent of Government with nomination administration being conducted by the Honours Secretariat of the Governor-General’s staff and selection being made by the independent Council of The Order of Australia.
The most current information and appropriate nomination forms are available from the Honours Secretariat website on the links below:
- Order of Australia Nomination Process and Information
The following link will take you oan on-line interactive nomination form, which you will not be able to save and the link is time limited:
The following link will take you to a pdf version of the nomination form which you can open, download and complete by hand and then save and mail or email:
- Further information on Australian Honours and Awards
- A Short Informal Guide prepared by the Association: