Announcing the Plain Language Awards — 2022 edition!
We’ve been a bit quiet lately, but the rumours are true! Once again we’ll be celebrating Australia and New Zealand’s clearest business communicators at the 2022 Plain Language Awards. So it’s time to start thinking about your entries.
Check out last year’s finalists and winners for inspiration
Get your entries ready to send in between 1 May and 31 July. The categories will be the same as last year’s.
Read about how to enter the 2022 Awards
Check the Awards categories for 2022
This year’s Awards theme is telling your plain language story. Inspire others and be inspired!
View plain language stories in our gallery
An exciting year for plain language with the Plain Language Bill
And while you’ve got your plain language thinking hats on, why not send in a submission supporting the Plain Language Bill? The Plain Language Bill is a private member’s Bill being considered by the New Zealand Parliament. If it becomes law, it will require all government agencies to communicate in plain language.
Discover more about the Plain Language Bill
If you believe government communication in plain language would be good for Aotearoa, we encourage you to have your say by submitting on the Bill. Submissions close on 31 March 2022.
Make a submission on the Parliament website
Or use the handy template created by Write Limited to prompt your thinking.
Visit the Write website and use the ready-made submission template
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