High Security Printing EMEA plays host to two prestigious industry awards, which celebrate outstanding achievement in banknote and ID security.

Similar regional awards are made at our other events in Asia and Latin America.

How to make a nomination


Award Categories

Regional Banknote
This award recognises outstanding achievement in the design, technical sophistication and security of a banknote or banknote series.
Regional ID Document
This award promotes the best in security printing, system infrastructure and implementation of a government passport, identity or other security card scheme.


Regional Banknote of the Year

Regional ID Document of the Year

Special Achievement Award

Our Other Regional Awards

Make a Nomination

The award judges comprise the Board of Directors of Reconnaissance International, the conference organiser and publisher of Currency News and ID & Secure Document News.

Nominations are also sought from the high security printing community and we would like this community will be invited to take part in the process of shortlisting winners as well.

If you have a suggested project that you would like to nominate for next year’s event, send us some details using the form below.

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    Accepted file types: jpeg, tiff, bmp, png, jpg, exif, tif, gif, bpg, eps, doc, ppt, pps, dot, docx, dotx, pot, pdf, pptx, potx, ppsx, xls, xlt, xlsx, xltx.