SGS Awards

Australia's peak planning professional organisation, the Planning Institute of Australia, has recognised the quality of SGS's work with commendations and awards for planning excellence over many years. Our awards include:

2014

Award for Outstanding Achievement by a Young Planner
Planning Institute of Australia (National Award)
Awarded to Tim Sneesby

2013

Commendation for Best Planning Ideas - Large Projects
Planning Institute of Australia (NSW Division) Awards for Planning Excellence
Project: Wyong Shire Employment Lands Study and Industrial Land Audit project. 
Awarded to SGS in conjunction with Wyong Shire Council

Commendation for Cutting Edge Research and Teaching
Planning Institute of Australia (Victoria Division) Awards for Planning Excellence
Project: Financial Costs of Settlement Patterns in Rural Victoria
Awarded to SGS in partnership with Aurecon, Rural Councils Australia and Municipal Association of Victoria

Award for Outstanding Achievement by a Young Planner 
Planning Institute of Australia (NSW Division) Awards for Planning Excellence 
Awarded to Tim Sneesby

Award for Outstanding Student Project
Planning Institute of Australia (NSW Division) Awards for Planning Excellence 
Awarded to Laura Schmahmann for "Regulating Urban Design: a comparative study of knockdown rebuild"

2012

Commendation for Workplace Award - Consultant Planner
Planning Institute of Australia (ACT)

2011

PIA Workplace Award - Consultant Planner for 2011
Planning Institute of Australia (ACT)

PIA Workplace Award - Consultant Planner for 2011
Planning Institute of Australia (Victoria)

National Award for Planning Excellence in Social and Community Based Planning
Planning Institute of Australia (National) Awards for Planning Excellence
Project: ‘Dollars and Sense: The Community Value of Victorian Public Libraries' (undertaken in conjunction with Environmetrics)