The entry deadline for the 2021 program is 5 pm AEDT on Friday 5 March.

Requests to withdraw an entry will be accepted if made in writing ( prior to the submission deadline of Friday 5 March, with refund of the entry fee less an administration charge of $50. After this date projects may not be withdrawn.

The shortlist will be published online by close of business on Thursday 15 April 2021 and all entrants will also receive email notification via the newsletter.

Awards and Commendations will be presented during an awards announcement celebration that will be taking place in Melbourne at the State Library of Victoria on Friday 30 July 2021. A report will be published in the August issue of Houses (no. 141), which will be released on the night on the announcement. Details will also be published online in the Houses Awards Gallery on Saturday 31 July 2021.