About NZCBIA Excellence Awards

NZCBIA Excellence Awards aim to recognise and acknowledge outstanding examples from our industry demonstrating achievements, developments and health, safety and wellbeing from within the building & property industry.

This year, NZCBIA Excellence Awards' entries can be submitted by Chinese practitioners who are non-NZCBIA members but as the main contributor of the appropriate category for the project.

Award Categories

Excellence in Development Award

promotes profitable, quality & sustainable development projects. 


Excellence in
Design Award

promotes quality and innovation in the design field of Architecture.

Excellence in Construction Award

promotes quality and innovation in the construction field of Sustainability


Excellence in
Project Management

promotes quality and innovation in the field of project management


Excellence in Collaboration Award

construction projects by their complexity nature, demands strong collaboration between the disciplines involved in the projects. 


Excellence in Health, Safety and Wellbeing Award

promotes Health, Safety and Wellbeing cross the entire supply chain of property and building cycle.


Call for Entries

We call upon all our talented members and Chinese practitioners in the industry to take this opportunity to showcase their excellent achievements.


Key Dates

13 March
Entries Open
02 May - 20 June
Judging Panel Confirmed/Meetings & Trainings
20 June
Entries Close
20 June - 18 July
Judging/Interviews/Site Visits
11 August
Award Ceremony/Gala Dinner

Meet the 2023 Judges

Raymond Huo
Partner of Shieff Angland Lawyers

2021 Award Gallery

Development Award: NEO Apartments
Development Award: Truro Apartments
Development Award: 412 Papanui Road
Design Award: Botany Toyota
Construction Award: Park Hyatt Auckland Hotel
Construction Award: University of Auckland Faculty of Engineering (B405)
Construction Award: West Green Modern Villas
Project management: OKLA Apartments
Collaboration Award: NEO Apartments
Collaboration Award: Sunrise Garden Albany
Innovation Award: Relab