The National Retirement Living Awards celebrate high achievement across all parts of the retirement living sector. The Awards contain seven categories, recognising people and companies doing great work to ensure senior Australians have an enjoyable retirement.
Programmed Award for Village Manager of the Year
for village and community managers who work with residents to achieve a successful, happy and harmonious village
Ingenia Communities Award for Future Leader of the Year
for people 35 years and under who demonstrate achievement and innovation in the sector or serving the sector
Imagine Projects Award for Salesperson of the Year
for a Salesperson who achieves outstanding results in leading and driving sales of retirement living units/apartments at one or more retirement villages.
Award for Retirement Living Innovation
for village operators and service providers who can demonstrate how they have implemented innovative practices for the benefit of their retirement village residents
Award for Best Design
for village operators and/or designers who have designed great retirement living facilities
Award for Best Refurbishment
for village operators and/or companies who have conducted refurbishment of retirement village units and facilities while ensuring minimal disruption for residents
Wise Agency Award for Excellence in Marketing
for village operators and/or companies that have effectively and innovatively marketed their products and services to prospective residents, leading to an increase in inquiries and/or sales
The National Retirement Living Summit is the Property Council’s annual national conference dedicated exclusively to the retirement living sector. Senior leaders from retirement village operators and service providers gather to discuss the important issues and trends affecting the sector and to create and expand their networks.
The Retirement Living Council plays a critical role in the ongoing growth and sustainability of the retirement living industry. It is the only national organisation solely focused on advocating on the critical issues facing housing and services for older Australians, supporting and promoting members and the retirement living industry at large. The Retirement Living Council is a national division of the Property Council.
The Property Council of Australia is the leading advocate for Australia’s biggest industry and biggest employer – property. Our industry represents 13% of Australia's GDP, employs 1.4 million Australians (more than mining and manufacturing combined) and secures the future of 14.8 million Australians who have a financial stake in property through their super funds.
The Property Council champions the interests of more than 2,200 member companies that represent the full spectrum of the industry, including those who invest, own, manage and develop in all sectors of property, creating landmark projects and environments where people live, work, shop and play.