Awards and Ratings



The Global Real Estate Sustainability Benchmark (GRESB) is an industry-driven organisation committed to assessing the sustainability performance of real estate portfolios around the globe. GPT maintains a Green Star (top quartile) status, a position held since the inception of the benchmark.


GPT was ranked second in the 2016/17 global Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI). GPT has been the DJSI’s Global Real Estate Industry Sustainability Leader for four of the past eight years.

2015 Global Real Estate Sustainability Benchmark (GRESB) Survey

GPT has been named the 2015 Regional Sector Leader for Diversified – Retail and Office. The Group also achieved the second highest ranking internationally in this category. More broadly, GPT and its managed funds have remained in the top performance quadrant, known as ‘Green Stars’ in GRESB, for the past five years.

Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) 2015/16

GPT achieved the highest score among the world’s property companies in the ‘environmental dimension’ of the DJSI. The Group achieved an overall ranking in the top one percentile internationally.

Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) 2014/15

GPT has again been rated number one in the real estate category by the DJSI.

ICSC Global Awards

GPT was awarded two silver places in the International Council of Shopping Centres (ICSC) Asia Pacific Shopping Centre Awards in the Traditional Marketing and Design & Development categories. The awards recognise excellence within the region's shopping centre industry.

Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) 2013/14

GPT was ranked in the top 1% of global real estate companies in 2013 on the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI). GPT’s total weighted score was 88, ranking the Group second by one point behind the leader’s score of 89. Of the past five years, GPT has been rated global sustainability leader by the DJSI three times and has been in the top two both other years.

2012 ICSC Asia Pacific Shopping Centre Awards

GPT's Charlestown Square development wins Gold for Sustainable Design and Silver for Overall Design in the 2012 ICSC's Asia Pacific Shopping Centre Awards.

2012 Green Globe Awards

- Energy Award winner – for best energy efficiency strategy
- Business Sustainability Award winner – for best business sustainability strategy
- Built Environment Sustainability Award winner – for GPT's work environment

Winner of the Property Council of Australia Thinc Award for Best Sustainable Development – Existing Buildings

530 Collins Street was named Australia's most Sustainable Development undertaken within an existing building at the prestigious PCA Innovation and Excellence awards, which are held annually to recognise the highest achievements in the property development industry.

2011 International Council of Shopping Centre's Asia Pacific Shopping Centre Awards

The GPT Group was awarded silver in the Cause Related Marketing category for its Magic of Growth program at the International Council of Shopping Centre's 2011 Asia Pacific Shopping Centre Awards.
The Magic of Growth program is now a globally recognised partnership between GPT and the Stephanie Alexander Kitchen Garden Foundation.

Winner of 2011 NSW Green Globe Business Sustainability Award

GPT was awarded the 2011 Business Sustainability Award at the NSW Department of Environment and Heritage's Green Globes Awards, which are held annually to recognise the achievements of business, government, community and individuals.