THE deadline for nominations for the 2021 DCN Australian Shipping & Maritime Industry Awards is edging closer with fewer than two weeks left to get your nominations in.

You have until 1700 AEDT on Friday 29 October to submit your nominations. So do not hesitate and act now. Head to the DCN Awards nominations portal to make your submission.

All companies, corporations, organisations and individuals are eligible to nominate. You can even nominate yourself. You can also nominate a customer, an employee, a client, a friend, an acquaintance or colleague.

Winners will be announced at the DCN Australian Shipping & Maritime Awards gala dinner on Thursday, 17 February at the Four Seasons Hotel in Sydney.

NSW Ports is the 2021 Major Sponsor for the Australian Shipping & Maritime Industry Awards, and 2021 Awards sponsors include DP World Australia, GeelongPort, Port of Brisbane, Liebherr, the Merchant Navy War Memorial Fund, NSW Ports, IFCBAA, MIRRAT, LINX Cargo Care Group and Svitzer. And the 2021 Menu Sponsor is Smit Lamnalco.

For more information, see the dedicated Australian Shipping & Maritime Industry Awards website.