How do I nominate?

It’s quick and easy - you can do it online. Click on the relevant link below to submit your nomination.

Nominations for the award are accepted from any member of the community, including members of the WA Police and officers' families and must address all of the criteria below.

Please provide as much information as you can about the person or team you are nominating, including a short written explanation about what they have achieved and why you would like to see them recognised. The more information you provide will give the judges a better understanding and assist them in assessing the nominations.

Nominations submitted containing one sentence responses are not sufficient and will not be considered for the Awards.

Individual Police Award

  1. The officer demonstrates excellence in a particular policing discipline, role or duty.
  2. The officer exemplifies the core WA Police values of honesty, respect, fairness, empathy, openness and accountability.
  3. The officer works effectively towards achieving an excellent outcome.
  4. The officer raises the public's confidence in WA policing.

Online Individual Officer Award form


Police Team Award

As a community member you may have experienced a positive outcome involving more than one police officer. Policing is often a team effort. If you would like to acknowledge the good work of a team, squad or unit – refer to the criteria below and nominate them today.

  1. The team demonstrates excellence in a particular policing discipline, role or duty.
  2. All team members exemplify the core WA Police values of honesty, respect, fairness, empathy, openness and accountability.
  3. The individual team members work effectively together towards achieving an excellent outcome.
  4. The team effort raises the public's confidence in WA policing.

Online Police Team Award form


Nominations must be received by 5pm, Sunday 1 October 2017.

Any nominations received after this date will be held over for inclusion in the Nine News WA Police Excellence Awards for 2018.

If you are unable to complete the nomination form online or have a question please email Corporate Communications Branch or phone 9222 1202.

Alternatively, you can download a nomination form, complete and post to Media and Corporate Communications, Police Headquarters, 2 Adelaide Terrace East Perth 6004.

Printable Individual Officer Award form

Printable Police Team Award form