ESD-led projects have recieved a range of awards and commendations over the last ten years.  These have included:
  • Western Sydney Urban Release - Congress for the New Urbanism Charter Award, USA, 2005
  • Western Australia's Liveable Neighbourhoods Community Design Code - Congress for New Urbanism Inaugural Charter Award, USA, 2001
  • Liveable Neighbourhoods Community Design Code - Royal Australian Planning Institute Awards, 1999 and 2000
  • Wynnum CBD Urban Renewal Planning Charrette - Planning Institute of Australia (Queensland Division) Award, 2006; and National Award for Social and Community Based Plannning, 2007
  • South Melbourne Central Structure Plan - Victorian Planning Minster's PIA Melbourne 2030 Award, 2004
  • City Beach Development, Bank St, Wollongong - Urban Development Institute of Australia (NSW) Commendation in the Medium Density and Mixed Use Development Category, 2002
  • United Kingdom Sustainable Urban Extensions Enquiry by Design Initiative - Royal Australian Planning Institute Awards Commendation, 2000
  • Lake Macquarie, NSW: Lifestyle 2020 Strategic Plan - Royal Australian Planning Institute National Urban Design Award, 1999