Quality Marks

Our Quality Marks stand for excellence in residential construction. they are a valued and well recognised stamp of quality that those looking to build or renovate can trust.

  • Platinum

    Platinum

    These awards recognise outstanding achievement in building excellence and are awarded to companies who win five or more National Category titles

  • Sapphire

    Sapphire

    These awards recognise outstanding achievement in building excellence and are awarded to companies who win three or more National Category titles

  • National Supreme

    National Supreme

    Awarded to the two National Supreme Award recipients from the year's National event. 

  • National Craftsmanship

    National Craftsmanship

  • National Category Winner

    National Category Winner

    Awarded to an entrant who wins a National Category title. 

  • National Gold

    National Gold

  • National Lifestyle Winner

    National Lifestyle Winner

    Open to all entrants and awarded to the entrant judged the best in each Lifestyle category.

  • National Sustainable Home

    National Sustainable Home

  • National Lifestyle Kitchen

    National Lifestyle Kitchen

  • National Bathroom Excellence

    National Bathroom Excellence

  • National Outdoor Living

    National Outdoor Living

  • National Multi Unit

    National Multi Unit

  • National Silver

    National Silver

  • National Bronze

    National Bronze

  • Gold Reserve

    Gold Reserve

    Each year up to 100 properties reach Gold Reserve status and go on to the National Finals. 

  • Local Supreme

    Local Supreme

    Awarded to the two Local Supreme Award recipients from each regional event. 

  • Local Craftsmanship

    Local Craftsmanship

    Awarded to the entrant who attains the highest score out of the points available in the Workmanship selection of the judging criteria.

  • Local Category Winner

    Local Category Winner

    Awarded to the highest scoring Gold Award Winner from each category.

  • Local Gold

    Local Gold

    Gold Awards are awarded to builders whose entries achieve 90% of the points available and are judged to be at least 80% above industry standard.

  • Local Lifestyle

    Local Lifestyle

  • Local Sustainable Home

    Local Sustainable Home

    Recognising excellence in sustainable building principles and energy efficiency in the design process.

  • Local Heart of the Home Kitchen

    Local Heart of the Home Kitchen

    Recognising excellence in a kitchen that best meets the lifestyle and entertaining needs of it owners.

  • Local Bathroom Excellence

    Local Bathroom Excellence

    Recognising an outstanding bathroom that best meets the lifestyle and family needs of its owners.

  • Local Outdoor Living

    Local Outdoor Living

    Recognising excellence in a home that best integrates interior and outdoor living.

  • Local Silver

    Local Silver

    Silver Awards are awarded to builders whose entries achieve 82.5% of the points available and are judged to be at least 65% above industry standard.

  • Local Bronze

    Local Bronze

    Bronze Awards are awarded to builders whose entries achieve 75% of the points available and are judged to be at least 50% above industry standard.

  • Local Multi Unit

    Local Multi Unit

    Awarded to an entrant who wins the Multi Unit category