Frequently Asked Questions

The Grand Prix Award will be given to the star entry from the Ad-Sales or Ad-Ops categories that encompasses the very best of digital advertising over the last year. They will ‘wing’ their way to Barcelona in February 2019 to attend the ‘Mobile World Congress’.

Yes. The IABNZ Awards is a formal attire event. No casual dress allowed.

Yes, individual tickets are available for $210.00 + GST. Individual tickets are booked online – Click here to book your seats. Please note: Some tables of 10 will be made up from other individual bookings.

Yes, the IABNZ Awards is a ticketed event. Links to an e-passport (your ticket) will be sent to all attendees on the day of the event. You must present your e-passport to gain entry.

A table of 10 costs $2,100 + GST. Bookings can be made online – Click here to book a table

Tables can be booked here…

A Sponsorship pack is available that provides concise information on all elements of category and other sponsorship opportunities. To receive a copy of this document please email [email protected]


The awards are open to IABNZ Members –  Publishers (Media Companies), Agencies, Ad-Tech Suppliers and Advertisers. Entry may be made directly by the company or individual for the Award categories. You may nominate yourself or you can be nominated by a colleague or client.

All entries are made through this website. Please visit the ‘Entry‘ page for further information and to enter/nominate. Please note there is an entry fee of $150.00 + GST per category.

Sales Excellence Awards


Ad-Operations Excellence Awards

Junior Ad-Ops Person of the Year
Senior Ad-Ops Person of the Year

Creative Category Awards

Best Use of Mobile – As judged and presented by the IABNZ Mobile Advertising Council
Best Use of Data
Best Use of Native
Best Use of Video (NEW)

Other Award Categories

Digital Product of the Year
Digital Agency of the Year (NEW)
Trading Desk of the Year (NEW)
Rising Star Award (NEW)
Council Member of the Year Award (NEW)
Service to the Industry Award
Grand Prix Award

Download the Entry Pack