Celebrating our kick-arse tradies

Calling all construction tradies, plumbers, painters, cleaners, landscapers, gardeners, home maintenance and pool experts and beyond! We’re proud to celebrate you and your business with the inaugural Invoice2go Australian Tradie of the Year Awards 2020.

Times of uncertainty like these with the coronavirus can also be a time to reflect. That’s why we’d (still) like to recognise you.

Celebrating our kick-arse tradies

Calling all construction tradies, plumbers, painters, cleaners, landscapers, gardeners, home maintenance and pool experts and beyond! We’re proud to celebrate you and your business with the inaugural Invoice2go Australian Tradie of the Year Awards 2020.

Times of uncertainty like these with the coronavirus can also be a time to reflect. That’s why we’d (still) like to recognise you.

Celebrating our kick-arse tradies

Calling all construction tradies, plumbers, painters, cleaners, landscapers, gardeners, home maintenance and pool experts and beyond! We’re proud to celebrate you and your business with the inaugural Invoice2go Australian Tradie of the Year Awards 2020.

Times of uncertainty like these with the coronavirus can also be a time to reflect. That’s why we’d (still) like to recognise you.

Our tradie roots

We’re proud of our tradie heritage. It’s part of what made us who we are. Invoice2go founder Chris Strode comes from a family of tradespeople in Albury-Wodonga, meaning Australia’s tradies have always been close to our heart and we want to recognise and celebrate what you do for the country.

Our tradie roots

We’re proud of our tradie heritage. It’s part of what made us who we are. Invoice2go founder Chris Strode comes from a family of tradespeople in Albury-Wodonga, meaning Australia’s tradies have always been close to our heart and we want to recognise and celebrate what you do for the country.

Be in it to win it

An enviable prize bundle will be awarded to the winner for each of the 5 categories. It has the power to transform your business, including:

  • National and local media and press exposure to help you attract more customers.
  • Featured as the Australian Tradie of the Year for your category on the Invoice2go global website and our social media channels.
  • Exclusive Australian Tradie of the Year Award branding and logo seal for your vehicle, emails, estimates and invoices to help you stand out from your competitors and win more business.
  • A year’s subscription to the Unlimited Plan of Invoice2go valued at AUD $549.99.
  • AUD $1000.00 cash prize. (We’ve increased the cash prize from $500 to $1000 due to the uncertainty of when we could hold the awards events.)

Exciting times ahead for our winners!

Check out the Official Rules

Be in it to win it

An enviable prize bundle will be awarded to the winner for each of the 5 categories. It has the power to transform your business, including:

    • National and local media and press exposure to help you attract more customers.
    • Featured as the Australian Tradie of the Year for your category on the Invoice2go global website and our social media channels.
    • Exclusive Australian Tradie of the Year Award branding and logo seal for your vehicle, emails, estimates and invoices to help you stand out from your competitors and win more business.
    • A year’s subscription to the Unlimited Plan of Invoice2go valued at AUD $549.99.
    • AUD $1000.00 cash prize. (We’ve increased the cash prize from $500 to $1000 due to the uncertainty of when we could hold the awards events.)

Exciting times ahead for our winners!

Check out the Official Rules

There are 5 awards up for grabs

All tradies must have a current Invoice2go subscription to be eligible to enter.
See the frequently asked questions (FAQs) below for more details on each award.

Male Tradie of the Year

Female Tradie of the Year

New Tradie of the Year

Apprentice Tradie of the Year

Community Tradie of the Year

Male Tradie of the Year

Female Tradie of the Year

New Tradie of the Year

Apprentice Tradie of the Year

Community Tradie of the Year

Male Tradie of the Year

Female Tradie of the Year

New Tradie of the Year

Apprentice Tradie of the Year

Community Tradie of the Year

Have you got what it takes?

Important dates

Submissions open: Friday 13 March
Entries close: Monday 13 April
Winners notified: Via email by 23 April 2020

Frequently asked questions

1. What do I need to enter?

To enter the Invoice2go Australian Tradie of the Year Awards, you’ll be asked to:

  1. Select the award category you’re entering
  2. Fill out the short questionnaire (250 words max per answer)
  3. Submit a short video up to 90 seconds to address the final 2 questions. Simply grab your phone and start recording. These videos won’t be judged on production quality.*
  4. If you have a website, brochure, photos, social media presence or something else that showcases who you are and what you do, you have the option to include it in your submission.*

*Max total size for file(s) submission is 300MB.

2. What are the criteria for each award category?

Each of the awards are designed to celebrate our hard-working tradies in the following award categories.

  1. Male Tradie of the Year
    Open to all male tradies with a current Invoice2go subscription.
  2. Female Tradie of  the Year
    Open to all female tradies with a current Invoice2go subscription.
  3. New Tradie of the Year
    Open to tradies with an Invoice2go subscription who joined the industry within the last 24 months before entering, and spent at least two years working in another industry immediately before joining the trades.
  4. Apprentice Tradie of the Year
    Open to tradies with an Invoice2go subscription who have graduated from their TAFE course to embark on their career in the trades within the last 24 months, or are currently working part-time as an apprentice while they complete their training/studies.
  5. Community Tradie of the Year
    Open to tradies with an Invoice2go subscription who have gone above and beyond to provide their trade services. For example, offering a free service to the elderly, helping rebuild communities affected by the bushfires, or offers employment opportunities to members of marginalised and/or underrepresented communities.
3. Can I still enter if I’m unable to attend the awards ceremony on 7 May 2020?

Yes, absolutely. We understand the responsibilities of running your own business may prevent you from attending. However, all winners will take part in some media activities, such as interviews, photoshoots and social media engagement.

4. Can I enter more than one category?

Nope, sorry! You may only enter the Invoice2go Australian Tradie of the Year Awards once, for one category. Choose the category that best represents you for the best chance of winning.

5. I have more questions

Great! We want to hear them. Send an email to tradieawards@invoice2go.com.

Have what it takes?