UDIA Victoria Award for Excellence – Design
This award recognise a developer / architect for excellence in design (predominantly residential, i.e. small lot housing, villas, town houses, terrace homes, row housing, apartment buildings) and must be submitted as designs only. The project needs to be completed to proceed to National.
Entries by Architects are permitted with the endorsement of the Developer, however both must be members of UDIA Victoria and the developer will be recognised as part of the winning entry.
Judging will include an assessment of your written submission worth 30% and a presentation by the judging panel worth 70%.
The key criteria should be considered when preparing your submission, and have been listed in order of importance. The decision of the independent judging panel is final and will not be subject to challenge by any entrant.
The winner of this award is eligible for nomination into the UDIA National Awards. If nominated, you will be required to complete the UDIA National Awards criteria documentation.
Completion Criteria for UDIA Judging
To adequately judge an entry for the UDIA Awards for Excellence Program, entrants must provide to the Judging Panel sufficient evidence of the completion of a significant part of the project.
For example, single stage projects must demonstrate practical completion and sold or available for sale. Multistage projects must have at least one full stage completed and sold or available for sale, and other stages under development.