ACT Chief Minister's Export Awards - delivered by Canberra Business Chamber

The ACT Chief Minister’s Export Awards is managed and delivered by Canberra Business Chamber on behalf of the ACT Government.

The Awards operate as a two-tier process, with exporters first achieving ACT distinction through the ACT Chief Minister’s Export Award program and then winners progressing as national finalists. As a finalist in the Australian Export Awards, ACT Award winners will be benchmarked against their peers across the country, with winners receiving national recognition for their international success.

The ACT Chief Minister’s Export Awards are the Territory’s most prestigious business awards. They acknowledge the innovation, hard work and success of businesses, large and small, in reaching new global markets. The Awards recognise the important contribution that Australian Capital Territory businesses make to the local economy through job creation and increased prosperity in the community.

Join the likes of businesses such as Aspen Medical and iSimulate who have been ACT Category winners and gone on to be recognised for their outstanding export success with an Australian Export Award.

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Applications for the 2018 ACT Chief Minister’s Export Awards will open on the 7 May 2018 . Finalists and Winner will be announced in September at the ACT Chief Ministers Export Awards Gala Dinner.  The Dinner is a fantastic opportunity to recognise and celebrate our leading exporters and the achievements of Canberra’s export community. This is a great chance to network over fantastic food and refreshments at an amazing venue right in the heart of Canberra.

You can register your interest by emailing

Congratulations to all the 2017 Winners!

2017 ACT Exporter of the Year
Aspen Medical


Exporting Government Solutions – 
Royal Australian Mint

Exporting to Asia – TelSoft
Emerging Exporter  – Auraya Systems

Agribusiness – automed
Business Services – Cogito Group
Creative Industries – Full Point Films
Education and Training – iSimulate
Environmental Solutions – IPT Renewables
Health and Biotechnology – Aspen Medical
Digital Technologies – Seeing Machines
E-Commerce – Today’s Plan
Mineral, Energy & Related Services – IPT Renewables
Regional Exporter – TelSoft
Small Business – IE Asia Pacific

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