Community Citizen of the Year 2021

On January 26, 2021 Albany will host the Community Citizenship Awards, celebrating our local everyday heroes who perform simple acts of kindness, courage, love and support within Albany for the greater good of the City. 

Applications are now open for the categories of Community Citizen of the Year, Community Citizen of the Year - Youth, Community Citizen of the Year - Senior and Active Citizenship Award - Community Group or Event.

The winners will be announced at our Australia Day Ceremony to be held on Australia Day, 10am at the Albany Entertainment Centre. 

Nominations can be submitted online at the link below. Hard copies of the nomination form are also available from the City of Albany offices, 102 North Road, Yakamia. Please note nominations close 31 October 2020.

Australia Day Citizenship Ceremony

Albany will welcome our new citizens at an Australian citizenship ceremony on Australia Day 2021.

Australia Day provides an occasion for individuals, schools, community groups and organisations to reflect on the values of Australian citizenship and the contributions of citizens to our local communities.

Formalities commence at 10:00am at the Albany Entertainment Centre with the Community Citizen of the Year Awards, followed by the Citizenship Ceremony.