Amy Large Volunteer of the Year nomination form

The Amy Large Volunteer Awards honour local resident and much-loved volunteer Amy Large.
Formerly known as Volunteer of the Year Awards, the Amy Large Volunteer Awards celebrate the enormous contribution volunteers make in the Inner West.

If you know someone who is making a difference, this is your chance to nominate them and have their contribution recognised.

Celebrated each year during Volunteers Week in May, the Amy Large Volunteer Awards are part of Inner West Council's Community Awards program, which will be celebrated collectively on Wednesday 22 May 2024.

Nominations close on Monday 25 March 2024.

Find out more about the Amy Large Volunteer Awards


The Amy Large Volunteer Awards fall into the below categories:

Young Volunteer

Volunteers aged 24 years old or under at time of nomination. 

Adult Volunteer of the Year

Volunteers between 25 and 64 years old at time of nomination. 

Senior Volunteer of the Year

Volunteers aged 65 years old at time of nomination or over. 

Volunteer Team/Groups of the Year

Team/group to be made up of more than one individual volunteer.

Sports Volunteer of the Year

Individual sporting volunteer at time of nomination. 

Important Information

Conditions of Entry


  • must be volunteers who live in the Inner West OR work for the benefit of Inner West Council local residents (excluding those primarily servicing and benefitting the local government area in political and/or lobbying activities) during the past 12 months or more may be nominated. 
  • Previous award recipients are ineligible to be re-nominated. 

Translation Information

Council staff can help you submit a nomination in English. If you need our help, please call us using the Translating and Interpreting Service (TIS). This is a FREE service. TIS phone number: 131 450 Ask the TIS interpreter to call 9392 5177.

消委会工作人员可以帮助你用英语提交的提名。如果您需要我们的帮助,请通过翻译和口译服务(TIS)给我们打电话。这是一个 免费的 服务。TIS电话号码:131 450询问TIS的传译员致电何超仪在9392 5177

يمكن لموظفي المجلس مساعدتك في تقديم ترشيح باللغة الانجليزيه. إذا كنت بحاجه إلى مساعدتنا ، يرجى الاتصال بنا باستخدام خدمه الترجمة والتفسير (TIS). هذه خدمه مجانية. tis رقم الهاتف: 131 450 اطلب من مترجم tis للاتصال جوزي في 9392 5177.

Nhân viên Hội đồng có thể giúp bạn gửi một đề cử bằng tiếng Anh. Nếu bạn cần sự giúp đỡ của chúng tôi, xin vui lòng gọi cho chúng tôi bằng cách sử dụng Translating and Interpreting Service (TIS). Đây là một miễn phí dịch vụ. TIS số điện thoại: 131 450 Hỏi người phiên dịch TIS gọi 9392 5177

Consiglio personale può aiutare a presentare una candidatura in lingua inglese. Se avete bisogno del nostro aiuto, si prega di telefonare utilizzando il servizio di traduzione e interpretariato (TIS). Si tratta di un libero servizio. TIS numero di telefono: 131 450 Chiedi l'interprete TIS di chiamare 9392 5177

Το προσωπικό του Συμβουλίου μπορεί να σας βοηθήσει να υποβάλουν υποψηφιότητα στα αγγλικά. Αν χρειάζεστε βοήθεια μας, παρακαλούμε επικοινωνήστε μαζί μας χρησιμοποιώντας την Υπηρεσία Μεταφραστών και Διερμηνέων (TIS). Αυτή είναι μια δωρεάν υπηρεσία. ΤΗΣ τον αριθμό τηλεφώνου: 131 450 Ζητήστε από το διερμηνέα TIS να καλέσει 9392 5177

परिषद कर्मचारी तपाईं अंग्रेजी मा एक नामांकन पेश मद्दत गर्न सक्छ। तपाईं हाम्रो सहायता आवश्यक छ भने, अनुवाद र व्याख्या सेवा (TIS) को प्रयोग गरेर हामीलाई कल गर्नुहोस्। यो एक हो मुफ्त सेवा। TIS फोन नम्बर: 131 450 मा कल गर्न TIS दोभासे सोध्नुहोस् 9392 5177

Pessoal do Conselho pode ajudá-lo a enviar uma nomeação em Inglês. Se você precisar de nossa ajuda, por favor contacte-nos através do Tradução e Interpretação (TIS). Esta é uma LIVRE serviço. TIS número de telefone: 131 450 Pergunte ao intérprete do TIS para chamar 9392 5177

Make a Nomination

If you require further support in making a nomination, you can contact our community events team at 02 9392 5119 or email

Nomination Permission

Has your nominee given their permission for you to disclose this information as part of their entry to the Amy Large Volunteer Awards?

You must obtain permission from your nominee to submit this form.

I am nominating... 

If you are nominating a group for the 'Amy Large Volunteer Volunteer Team' Award, then please provide contact information for one representative of this group in this form.

About your nominee 

About the organisation your nominee volunteers with 

About your nominee's contribution 

Provide an outline of the nominee's volunteer work (what the nominee does) including the length of time volunteering for the organisation and what is special about this work.

Detail the benefits the nominee has achieved in their volunteering and/or what they achieve through their volunteering.

Share any other important aspects of the nominee's volunteer work  including obstacles overcome; innovation; initiative; dedication, broader benefits of the volunteer role, etc.

Add a referee

To make a nomination in any category, we require you to provide a referee.

Referring our Amy Large Volunteer Award nominees to the NSW Volunteer Awards

Does your nominee give permission for us to disclose their information as part of an entry to the NSW Volunteer Awards?* - required
If yes, please provide this additional information to determine which NSW Volunteer of the Year Awards regional ceremony your nominee will be included in.

Referring our Amy Large Volunteer Award nominees to the Sport NSW Community Awards

Does your nominee give permission for us to disclose their information as part of an entry to the Sport NSW Community Awards?* - required

Thank you for making time to celebrate this volunteer or volunteer team. We will be in touch soon with an invitation to the Community Award celebration.

Please give us some details about yourself.


I certify that, to the best of my knowledge, the statements in this nomination are true.

I acknowledge that Inner West Council treats all information provided by an individual in support of a nomination in accordance with the Privacy and Personal Information Protection Act 1998.

I acknowledge that the NSW Government Information (Public Access) Act 2009 applies to documents in possession of Inner West Council. Under some circumstances, a copy of this nomination form may be released in response to a request made in accordance with the Act, subject to the deletion of exempt material.

I acknowledge Inner West Council may vary the program at its sole discretion.

Announcements and Presentations

The decision of the selection panel is final and no correspondence will be entered into.

The Amy Large Volunteer Awards will be announced as part of the Community Awards and will be celebrated collectively on Wednesday 22 May 2024.

Nominations close at midnight, Monday 25 March 2024.

For other enquires please contact 9392 5119 or email

Future Community Engagement

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