Plain Language Awards

Celebrate the stories of our clearest business communicators

2015 News

14 December 2015: Featured TC: Meredith Evans – Best TC Again | Article on TechComm website

20 November 2015: Winners announced in the 10th annual Plain English Awards | Awards media release

20 November 2015: Plain English Award winner announced | Article on Consumer website

20 November 2015: Careers NZ scoops Plain English Award | Article on

20 November 2015: Commerce Commission wins Plain English Award

23 October 2015: Regulation is the driving force behind clearer communications | MP3 file on Radio New Zealand National

20 October 2015: Plain English finalists announced | Article on Consumer website

19 October 2015: Gongs for clear communicators | Article in Business Day on

1 July 2015: Seriously plain | Sue Chetwin’s editorial in Consumer magazine

1 July 2015: Plain English Awards 2015 | News in brief, Consumer magazine

8 June 2015: The 2015 Awards are now open in all categories!

5 June 2015: We kicked off the 2015 Awards with our first-ever Trophy Tips session on Friday. Thanks to our judges and past winners who shared their wisdom and insights into what makes a winning entry. Special thanks to Matt Huntington from Deloitte, last year’s winner of the Plain English Champion: Best Organisation Award, for sharing Deloitte’s inspiring plain English campaign.

Thanks to all of you who came too!

We’ll be writing up and sharing the advice and tips very soon.