The Australian Police Bravery Awards is an award for police by police, that transcends state and jurisdictional divides; making the recipients truly national heroes.

Nominations will soon be sought from police officers across Australia.   Click here to see Australia’s police in action.

Nominations are now open.  Click here to access the form.

The selection criteria includes:

  1. The nominee/s must be a sworn police officers from an Australian Police jurisdiction.
  2. They must have undertaken an outstanding act of courage or bravery by taking themselves from a place of safety and placing themselves at risk of death or serious injury.
  3. Where feasible it would be expected that the incident being recognised would have taken place in the calendar year under consideration, however exceptions could include where the matter is subjudice or if other unavoidable delays have occurred preventing the incident from being recognised in the calendar year in which it occurred.

Schedule for Awards –

The inaugural Australian Police Bravery Awards will be presented at a formal dinner on 19 September 2018.

Nominations will close on 30 June 2018.