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Hire Company of the Year

The prestigious Hire Industry Excellence Awards are a showcase of HRIA members who provide outstanding service in all categories of the hire and rental market.

The Hire Company of the Year Award recognises hire companies who have gone the extra mile when it comes to customer service, safety and performance. There are two categories in the Hire Company of the Year award – General Hire (both under and over $10million) and Events Division.

Why Enter?

There are major benefits for every company taking part in the Hire Industry Excellence Awards, including:

  • Measure Key Performance Indicators

  • Industry Benchmarking

  • Peer Recognition & Accolades

  • Promote your business as 'Award Winning'

  • Increase your profile

  • Inspire others


To have a listen to what some of our previous winners have to say about entering and winning the award, click here.



All Finalists in the Hire Company of the Year 2024 will receive

  • 2 complimentary tickets to the HIRE24 Hire Industry Excellence Awards and Gala Dinner

  • Finalist Logo for use on advertising material

  • Exclusive 'Finalist' trophy

The winner of Hire Company of the Year 2024 will receive:

  • 2 full delegate registrations to the 2025 Convention

  • 3 nights accommodation for 2 (double or twin share)* for HIRE24

  • Return airfares for 2 to the 2025 Convention host city*

  • Winning logo to promote 'Hire Company of the Year' for use on advertising material

  • Promotion in the Hire & Rental News Magazine as the winner

  • Exclusive 'Hire Company of the Year' Winner's Trophy

* Conditions Apply - Airfares economy only, Accommodation Standard room only, reimbursements must be claimed within 2 weeks of completion of event.


Award Terms and Conditions

  • All nominees must be a financial member of the HRIA.

  • One nomination is allowed by each financial member for the HRIA.

  • Members can only be nominated in one category of the Hire Company of the year – General Hire under $10 million turnover, General Hire over $10 million turnover or Events Division.

  • The previous 2 years award winners in the Hire Company of the Year category (2022 and 2023) are ineligible to be nominated.

  • The previous years' finalists (2023 finalists) are ineligible to be nominated.

  • To be eligible to use the finalist logo and receive the finalist trophy, finalists must complete the entire submission process including judging.

  • Nominees must accept their nomination and complete a submission within the provided timeframe

Nominations for Hire Company of the Year have now closed.

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