WA Police Force Recognition of Excellence Awards

The WA Police Force Recognition of Excellence Awards are designed to encourage the internal and external recognition of policing teams and individuals (sworn or unsworn).

These awards provide an opportunity for the acknowledgment and appreciation of their extraordinary commitment to providing trusted and valued policing for the WA community.

Community members are eligible to nominate for the Community Recognition category for the Metropolitan, Regional and State Portfolios.

Breakdown of applicable areas

Metropolitan Region

  • Armadale District
  • Cannington District
  • Fremantle District
  • Joondalup District 
  • Mandurah District
  • Metropolitan Operations Support Perth District
  • Midland District
  • Mirrabooka District

Regional WA Region

  • Goldfields-Esperance District
  • Great Southern District
  • Kimberley District 
  • Mid-West Gascoyne District
  • Pilbara District
  • Regional Operations Support 
  • South West District
  • Wheatbelt District

State Portfolios

  • State Crime
  • Specialist & Support Services
  • State Intelligence & Command Standards & Legal

Do you know a police officer or team worthy of recognition? 

If you know of a WA Police Force officer or team who has excelled at their job, nominate them now and help us recognise and celebrate the dedication, courage and commitment to their duty. WA Police Force Commissioned Officers (Inspector rank and above) are not eligible for the awards.

Who judges the awards?

The rigorous judging process will see submissions delivered to a panel of representatives from senior WA Police Force personnel. The judging panel will validate the claims and score each entry against a selection of criteria and provide advice on the nominees’ suitability for the awards. 

Award nominations are now open with the winners to be announced in June 2024.

How do I nominate?

It’s simple! Click here and begin your nomination

Please provide as much information as you can when nominating and you must answer all questions in full. The more information you provide will give the judges a better understanding and assist them in assessing the nominations. Any incomplete nominations are not eligible for consideration.