Australian Adult Industry Choice Awards

2024

Nominations

Nominations for the 2024 Adult Industry Choice Awards Have Closed

  • Nominations close 15, August 2024
  • Voting commences 28, August, 2024
  • Voting closes on 12, October 2024

Award Nominations Terms and Conditions

  • By nominating someone you confirm both you and the nominee are 18 years or older;
  • Any nomination entered with invalid contact details or incorrect information will be excluded (please ensure you provide as much information regarding your nominee for the organising committee to be able to contact them and review your nomination);
  • Each nominee will need to meet the selection criteria for the nominated category (as in are active and currently working within the category) this may mean your nominee may not be suitable for the category in which you nominate them;
  • If we are unable to verify or confirm that the nominee is currently active within that specific category, their nomination will be excluded;
  • Categories with less than 3 nominees are at the committee’s discretion whether they are included as part of the voting process;
  • Any nominees for individuals or businesses who have shown questionable behaviour ie; bullying, discrimination, violence or other behaviour that is not in the true spirit of the awards may not be eligible to enter, this will be up to the organising committee to approve;
  • Awards for Alpha Female or Alpha Male, Best Escort Mentor, Best Female Escort or Best Male Escort, Best Social Media Engagement, Hall of Fame and Industry Ambassador will be selected not based on the total number of votes but on the actual impact and contribution they have made within their industry;
  • The nominee will be notified by email once the nomination has been checked and verified by the organising committee (providing the organising committee has been able to locate contact details for the nominee);
  • With current travel limitations, social distancing requirements for events in place due to Covid-19 and should restrictions not allow the actual gala awards event to take place, a virtual awards ceremony will be conducted and streamed live online;
  • The judge’s decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into.

Award Selection Criteria

This award category is open to females who work in any role within the Australian Adult Industry

Have been working in this area for a minimum of ten (10) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date, and
Have been promoting and leading the way in the Australian Adult Entertainment industry.

The final winning entrant is not based on the total number of votes but on the actual impact and contribution they have made within their industry as decided by the organising committee.

This award category is open to males who work in any role within the Australian Adult Industry.

Have been working in this area for a minimum of ten (10) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date, and have been promoting and leading the way in the Australian Adult Entertainment industry.

The final winning entrant is not based on the total number of votes but on the actual impact and contribution they have made within their industry as decided by the organising committee.

  • This award category is open to any individual who works in the capacity of an Escort, and
  • Has been working as an Escort for a minimum of six (6) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date, and
  • Provides specifically a Dinner Date Companion Experience to clients.

This award category is open to any individual who works in any role within the Australian Adult Industry and has been working for a minimum of six (6) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date, and who provides an Anal service to their clients.

This award category is open to any individual who works in any role within the Australian Adult Industry and is marketed specifically as a BBW service provider

Is an Australian size 18, or more, (and advertises as such), and

Has been working for a minimum of six (6) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date.

This award category is open to males who work in the capacity of an Escort and has been working as an Escort for a minimum of six (6) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date and provides specifically the Boy Friend Experience (BFE) to clients.

This award category is open to any individual who works in any role within the Australian Adult Industry and has been working for a minimum of six (6) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date, and who provides a Blow Job (BJ) service to their clients.

  • This award category is open to any individual who works in any role within the Australian Adult Industry, and
  • Has been working as an Escort for a minimum of six (6) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date, and
  • Who provides a Deep French Kiss (DFK) service to their clients.
  • This award category is open to females who offer live online web cam services, and
  • Is nominated for work which does not include Studio Porn Productions, and
  • Have been active on their online streaming platforms in the six (6) month period immediately prior to the voting commencement date.
  • This award category is open to males who offer live online webcam services, and
  • Is nominated for work which does not include Studio Porn Productions, and
  • Have been active on their online streaming platforms in the six (6) month period immediately prior to the voting commencement date.
  • This award category is open to any male who has been featured in filmed content or production films within the adult industry, and
  • Have been working in this area for a minimum of a 10 month period immediately prior to the voting commencement date.

This award category is open to any individual or company who provides entertainment specifically aimed/promoted as Buck Party Entertainment, and has been providing these services for a minimum of six (6) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date.

This award category is open to any individual or company who provides entertainment specifically aimed/promoted as a burlesque/boyesque performer, and has been providing these services for a minimum of six (6) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date.

  • This award category is open to any individual who works in the capacity of a Performer, specifically catering to the Drag King / Drag Queen Genre, and
  • Has been providing these services for a minimum of six (6) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date.

BEST ESCORT DUO

  • This award category is open to any two (2) persons who work in the capacity as Escorts and can be booked as a Duo.

BEST ESCORT MENTOR

  • This award category is open to any individual who works in any role within the Australian Adult Industry, and
  • Has shown a reasonable effort of mentoring new and upcoming individuals within the Adult Industry
  • The final winning entrant is not based on the total number of votes but on the actual impact and contribution they have made within their industry as decided by the organising committee.

BEST FEMALE ESCORT

  • This award category is open to females who work in the capacity as an Escort, and
  • Have been working as an Escort for a minimum of ten (10) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date, and
  • Have been promoting and leading the way in the Australian Adult Entertainment industry through an exceedingly high level of standards, ethics and business practice.

BEST FEMALE NEWCOMER PORN STAR

  • This award category is open to females who have appeared in Studio Porn Productions, and
  • Have had this work released either by the studio or through other Porn Sites, and
  • Their first production ever released was in the twelve (12) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date.
  • This category is not open to females who have only done online work such as Onlyfans, Just For Fans etc. This is for specific produced porn work.

BEST FEMALE ONLINE CONTENT CREATOR

  • This award category is open to females who have appeared in Online work such as Onlyfans, Just For Fans and similar online platforms, and
  • Is nominated for work which does not include Studio Porn Productions, and
  • Have been active on their online platforms in the six (6) month period immediately prior to the voting commencement date.

BEST FEMALE PORN STAR

  • This award category is open to females who have appeared in Studio Porn Productions, and
  • Have had this work released either by the studio or through other Porn Sites,
  • This category is not open to females who have only done online work such as Onlyfans, Just For Fans etc. This is for specific produced porn work.

BEST FEMALE SENSUAL MASSAGE PROVIDER

  • This award category is open to females who work in the capacity of a Sensual Massage Provider, and
  • Has been providing these services for a minimum of six (6) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date.

BEST FEMALE STRIPPER

  • This award category is open to females who work in the capacity of a Stripper, and
  • Has been providing these services for a minimum of six (6) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date.
  • A separate category also exists for those that are specifically XXX Show Girl’s

BEST FETISH AND FANTASY PROVIDER

  • This award category is open to any individual who works in any role within the Australian Adult Industry, and
  • Has been working for a minimum of six (6) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date, and
  • Who provides a service specifically aimed towards the Fetish and Fantasy requests.

BEST FLY-ME-TO-YOU ESCORT

  • This award category is open to any individual who work in the capacity of an Escort, and
  • Has been working as an Escort for a minimum of six (6) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date, and
  • Who provides a service where a client is able to request the Escort fly to them solely for their booking and service.

BEST GIRL FRIEND EXPERIENCE (GFE)

  • This award category is open to females who work in the capacity of an Escort, and
  • Has been working as an Escort for a minimum of six (6) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date, and
  • Provides specifically the Girl Friend Experience (GFE) to clients.

BEST GROUP SEX SCENE

  • This award category is open to all filmed content and production porn in the adult industry, and
  • Group sex scene must have been filmed a minimum of a 10 month period prior to voting commencement date, and
  • Group sex scene can consist of any combination or inclusion of Females, Males, TS/non binarys, and
  • Group sex scene can also be all male, all female, or all TS/non binary, and
  • Must contain a minimum of at least 3 active participants.

BEST LGBTIQA+ ADVOCATE / INDUSTRY LEADER

  • This award category is open to individuals who have displayed and unwavering level of professionalism over the twelve (12) months immediately prior to the voting commencement date, and
  • Has shown a reasonable effort in the advocating of LGBTIQA+ issues and equality within the Adult Industry in whichever area they work in themselves, and
  • Is a true representation of what the Industry strives towards in all aspects.
  • The final winning entrant is not based on the total number of votes but on the actual impact and contribution they have made within their industry as decided by the organising committee.

BEST MALE ESCORT

  • This award category is open to males who work in the capacity as an Escort, and
  • Have been working as an Escort for a minimum of ten (10) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date, and
  • Have been promoting and leading the way in the Australian Adult Entertainment industry through an exceedingly high level of standards, ethics and business practice.

BEST MALE NEWCOMER PORN STAR

  • This award category is open to males who have appeared in Studio Porn Productions, and
  • Have had this work released either by the studio or through other Porn Sites, and
  • Their first production ever released was in the twelve (12) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date.
  • This category is not open to males who have only done online work such as Onlyfans, Just For Fans etc. This is for specific produced porn work.

BEST MALE ONLINE CONTENT CREATOR

  • This award category is open to males who have appeared in Online work such as Onlyfans, Just For Fans and similar online platforms, and
  • Is nominated for work which does not include Studio Porn Productions, and
  • Have been active on their online platforms in the six (6) month period immediately prior to the voting commencement date.

BEST MALE PORN STAR

  • This award category is open to males who have appeared in Studio Porn Productions, and
  • Have had this work released either by the studio or through other Porn Sites,
  • This category is not open to males who have only done online work such as Onlyfans, Just For Fans etc. This is for specific produced porn work.

BEST MALE SENSUAL MASSAGE PROVIDER

  • This award category is open to males who work in the capacity of a Sensual Massage Provider, and
  • Has been providing these services for a minimum of six (6) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date,

BEST MALE STRIPPER

  • This award category is open to males who work in the capacity of a Stripper, and
  • Has been providing these services for a minimum of six (6) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date,

BEST MILF

  • This award category is open to any individual who works in any role within the Australian Adult Industry, and
  • Is marketed specifically in the MILF category, and
  • Has been working for a minimum of six (6) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date.

BEST PHOTO AUTHENTICITY

  • This award category is open to any individual who works in any role within the Australian Adult Industry, and
  • Is marketed with professional photos on their online profiles and displays a very authentic portrayal of themselves in these images without excessive photo manipulation, and
  • Has been working for a minimum of six (6) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date.

BEST PORN STAR EXPERIENCE (PSE)

  • This award category is open to individuals who work in the capacity of an Escort, and
  • Have been working as an Escort for a minimum of six (6) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date, and
  • Provides specifically the Porn Star Experience (PSE) to clients.

BEST POV PORN

  • This award category is open to all filmed content and production porn in the adult industry, and
  • POV must have been filmed a minimum of a 10 month period immediately prior to voting commencement date, and
  • POV can be either Male POV, Female POV, TS/non binary POV, can also be same sex POV scene.

BEST SERVICE PROVIDER TO DISABILITY NEEDS

  • This award category is open to any individual who works in any role within the Australian Adult Industry, and
  • Has been working for a minimum of six (6) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date, and
  • Who provides a service specifically aimed at exceeding the expectations of service for clients with Disability or Special needs.

BEST SEXY FASHION

  • This award category is open to any individual who works in any role within the Australian Adult Industry, and
  • Is marketed with professional photos on their online profiles and displays a very sensual and sexy image through all their online presence, photos and other advertising material, and carries on the same level of sexy fashion with clients, and
  • Has been working for a minimum of six (6) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date.

BEST SEX, INTIMACY OR RELATIONSHIP COACH

  • This award category is open to any individual who works in any role within the Australian Adult Industry, and
  • Have been working for a minimum of six (6) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date, and
  • Have publicly available content or courses available in the fields of; Sex, Intimacy or Relationship Coaching.

BEST SOCIAL MEDIA ENGAGEMENT

  • This award category is open to any individual who works in any role within the Australian Adult Industry, and
  • Have been working for a minimum of six (6) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date, and
  • Have an exceedingly high level of attentiveness, professionalism, presentation and quality with regards to their Social Media.
  • The final winning entrant is not based on the total number of votes but on the actual impact and contribution they have made within their industry as decided by the organising committee.

BEST SQUIRTER

  • This award category is open to females who work in the capacity of an Escort, Porn Star or Online Cam Performer, and
  • Has been providing these services or demonstrating this skill consistently for a minimum of six (6) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date.

BEST TOURING ESCORT

  • This award category is open to any individual who work in the capacity of an Escort, and
  • Has been working as an Escort for a minimum of twelve (12) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date, and
  • Who provides a service where they tour to various locations and have done a minimum of four (4) tours within the twelve (12) month period.

BEST TRANS ESCORT

  • This award category is open to individuals who work in the capacity of an Escort, and
  • Has been working as an Escort for a minimum of ten (10) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date, and
  • Identifies themselves as a Trans Escort.

BEST TRANS PORNSTAR

  • This award category is open to individuals who have appeared in Studio Porn Productions, and
  • Have had this work released either by the studio or through other Porn Sites, and
  • Identifies themselves as a Trans Pornstar.
  • This category is not open to individuals who have only done online work such as Onlyfans, Just For Fans etc. This is for specific produced porn work.

BEST XXX SHOWGIRL

  • This award category is open to females who work in the capacity of a Stripper, and
  • Has been providing these services for a minimum of six (6) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date, and
  • Provides a XXX Showgirl service to their clients.

HALL OF FAME

  • This award category is open to individuals and businesses who have displayed and unwavering level of professionalism over the twelve (12) months immediately prior to the voting commencement date, and
  • Is a true representation of what the Industry strives towards in all aspects.
  • The final winning entrant is not based on the total number of votes but on the actual impact and contribution they have made within their industry as decided by the organising committee.

INDUSTRY AMBASSADOR

  • This award category is open to individuals who have displayed and unwavering level of professionalism over the twelve (12) months immediately prior to the voting commencement date, and
  • Has shown a reasonable effort of mentoring new and upcoming individuals within the Adult Industry in whichever area they work in themselves, and
  • Is a true representation of what the Industry strives towards in all aspects.
  • The final winning entrant is not based on the total number of votes but on the actual impact and contribution they have made within their industry as decided by the organising committee.

INDUSTRY LEADER – ACT

  • This award category is open to any individuals who work in any role within the Australian Adult Industry, and
  • Have been working in this area for a minimum of ten (10) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date, and
  • Have lived in the state/territory they are representing for a minimum of twelve (12) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date, and
  • Have been promoting and leading the way in the Australian Adult Entertainment industry within their respective state.
  • The final winning entrant is not based on the total number of votes but on the actual impact and contribution they have made within their industry as decided by the organising committee.

INDUSTRY LEADER – NEW SOUTH WALES

  • This award category is open to any individuals who work in any role within the Australian Adult Industry, and
  • Have been working in this area for a minimum of ten (10) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date, and
  • Have lived in the state they are representing for a minimum of twelve (12) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date, and
  • Have been promoting and leading the way in the Australian Adult Entertainment industry within their respective state.
  • The final winning entrant is not based on the total number of votes but on the actual impact and contribution they have made within their industry as decided by the organising committee.

INDUSTRY LEADER – NORTHERN TERRITORY

  • This award category is open to any individuals who work in any role within the Australian Adult Industry, and
  • Have been working in this area for a minimum of ten (10) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date, and
  • Have lived in the state/territory they are representing for a minimum of twelve (12) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date, and
  • Have been promoting and leading the way in the Australian Adult Entertainment industry within their respective state.
  • The final winning entrant is not based on the total number of votes but on the actual impact and contribution they have made within their industry as decided by the organising committee.

INDUSTRY LEADER – QUEENSLAND

  • This award category is open to any individuals who work in any role within the Australian Adult Industry, and
  • Have been working in this area for a minimum of ten (10) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date, and
  • Have lived in the state they are representing for a minimum of twelve (12) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date, and
  • Have been promoting and leading the way in the Australian Adult Entertainment industry within their respective state.
  • The final winning entrant is not based on the total number of votes but on the actual impact and contribution they have made within their industry as decided by the organising committee.

INDUSTRY LEADER – SOUTH AUSTRALIA

  • This award category is open to any individuals who work in any role within the Australian Adult Industry, and
  • Have been working in this area for a minimum of ten (10) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date, and
  • Have lived in the state they are representing for a minimum of twelve (12) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date, and
  • Have been promoting and leading the way in the Australian Adult Entertainment industry within their respective state.
  • The final winning entrant is not based on the total number of votes but on the actual impact and contribution they have made within their industry as decided by the organising committee.

INDUSTRY LEADER – TASMANIA

  • This award category is open to any individuals who work in any role within the Australian Adult Industry, and
  • Have been working in this area for a minimum of ten (10) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date, and
  • Have lived in the state they are representing for a minimum of twelve (12) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date, and
  • Have been promoting and leading the way in the Australian Adult Entertainment industry within their respective state.
  • The final winning entrant is not based on the total number of votes but on the actual impact and contribution they have made within their industry as decided by the organising committee.

INDUSTRY LEADER – VICTORIA

  • This award category is open to any individuals who work in any role within the Australian Adult Industry, and
  • Have been working in this area for a minimum of ten (10) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date, and
  • Have lived in the state they are representing for a minimum of twelve (12) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date, and
  • Have been promoting and leading the way in the Australian Adult Entertainment industry within their respective state.
  • The final winning entrant is not based on the total number of votes but on the actual impact and contribution they have made within their industry as decided by the organising committee.

INDUSTRY LEADER – WESTERN AUSTRALIA

  • This award category is open to any individuals who work in any role within the Australian Adult Industry, and
  • Have been working in this area for a minimum of ten (10) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date, and
  • Have lived in the state they are representing for a minimum of twelve (12) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date, and
  • Have been promoting and leading the way in the Australian Adult Entertainment industry within their respective state.
  • The final winning entrant is not based on the total number of votes but on the actual impact and contribution they have made within their industry as decided by the organising committee.
  • This award category is open to any individual who works in the Australian Adult Industry,
  • Has been working in the industry for a minimum of ten (10) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date, and
  • Have been promoting and leading the way in the Australian Adult Entertainment industry through an extremely high standard in business ethics, leadership and mentorship.
  • The final winning entrant is not based on the total number of votes but on the actual impact and contribution they have made within their industry as decided by the organising committee.
  • This award category is open to any registered Business, who
  • Have been trading for a minimum of eight (8) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date, and
  • Provides more than one (1)  Physical Store Front offering Adult Products under the same name across locations.

This award category is open to any person who is employed by a registered Brothel in the capacity of a Receptionist, and who has been employed for a minimum of six (6) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date.

This award category is open to any photographer or photography business, who have been trading for a minimum of eight (8) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date, and provide Adult, Sensual or Erotic Photography services to the Adult Industry,

This award category is open to any registered trading Brothel, who

Have been trading for a minimum of eight (8) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date.

This award category is open to any individual or company who provides entertainment especially aimed/promoted as a Party Plan or similar style business, and has been providing these services for a minimum of six (6) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date.

This award category is open to any registered Business, that has been trading for a minimum of eight (8) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date, and provides a Physical Store Front offering Adult Products.

This award category is open to any individual or company who provides services to the Adult Industry for the purpose of Website Development, Webmasters, or similar and has been providing these services for a minimum of six (6) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date.

This award category is open to any individual or company that has a website that is specifically aimed/promoted as an Adult website and has been providing these services for a minimum of six (6) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date.

  • This award category is open to any two (2) or more persons who work in the capacity of Strippers and can be booked as a group under a specific group name, and
  • Have been working together as a group for a minimum of six (6) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date.
  • This award category is open to any individual who Manages any two (2) or more persons working in the capacity of Strippers and can be booked as a group under a specific group name, and
  • Have been working together as a group for a minimum of six (6) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date.

This award category is open to any registered Business, who have been trading for a minimum of eight (8) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date, and provides a specific venue AND entertainment of an Adult nature,

This award category is open to any registered Business, who have been trading for a minimum of eight (8) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date, and provides a specific online offering of Adult Products,

This award category is open to any individual or company that provides entertainment specifically aimed/promoted as Adults Party Entertainment, and has been providing these services for a minimum of six (6) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date.

BEST ESCORT AGENCY

  • This award category is open to any registered trading Escort Agency, who
  • Have been trading for a minimum of eight (8) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date.

BEST ESCORT AGENCY RECEPTIONIST

  • This award category is open to any person who is employed by a registered Escort Agency in the capacity of Receptionist, who
  • Has been employed for a minimum of six (6) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date.

BEST GENTLEMEN’S CLUB

  • This award category is open to any registered trading Gentlemen’s Club, who
  • Have been trading for a minimum of eight (8) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date.

BEST HENS PARTY ENTERTAINMENT

  • This award category is open to any individual or company who provide entertainment specially aimed / promoted as Hen’s Party Entertainment, and
  • Have been providing these services for a minimum of six (6) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date.

BEST MASSAGE PARLOUR

  • This award category is open to any registered trading Massage Parlour, who
  • Have been trading for a minimum of eight (8) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date.

BEST NEW PRODUCT

  • This award category is open to any specific actual New Product that has been released, or made available for the first time, in the twelve (12) months immediately prior to the voting commencement date.

BEST PAGEANT

  • This award category is open to any registered Pageant specifically of an Adult nature, ie: Nude Pageants, and
  • Have held an event within the twelve (12) months period immediately prior to the voting commencement date.

BEST PORN PRODUCTION COMPANY

  • This award category is open to any Porn Production Company, who
  • Have been trading for a minimum of eight (8) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date, and
  • Have released at least one (1) Branded Porn Production during that time.

BEST STRIP CLUB VENUE MANAGER

  • This award category is open to any individual who works in the role of Manager or Venue Manager at an officially registered Strip Club, and
  • Have been working for a minimum of six (6) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date in that role, and
  • Have an exceedingly high level of professionalism, business management, and venue presentation.
  • The final winning entrant is not based on the total number of votes but on their contribution to their venue as a whole and as decided by the organising committee.

BEST STRIPPER AGENCY

  • This award category is open to any actual Stripper Agency, who
  • Have been trading for a minimum of eight (8) months in the period immediately prior to the voting commencement date, and
  • Manage or take bookings for at least three (3) strippers.

INDUSTRY SUPPORTING BUSINESS

  • This award category is open to any business that supports the Australian Adult Industry, and
  • They are not necessarily in the Adult Industry themselves however have demonstrated an exceedingly high level of support in the twelve (12) months immediately prior to the voting commencement date.
  • The final winning entrant is not based on the total number of votes but on the actual impact and contribution they have made within their industry as decided by the organising committee.