In 2006, Kidman was made a Companion of the Order of Australia (AC), Australia's highest civilian honour, in recognition of her contribution to the arts and her charity work. The award was presented by Governor-General of Australia, Major General Michael Jeffery in a ceremony at Government House, Canberra on 13 April 2007.
Academy Awards * 2003 - Best Actress in a Leading Role for The Hours
Berlin International Film Festival * 2003 - Silver Berlin Bear for Best Actress for The Hours
Boston Society of Film Critics * 1995 - Best Actress for To Die For
British Academy of Film and Television Arts: * 2003 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role for The Hours
Broadcast Film Critics Association * 1996 - Best Actress for To Die For
Golden Globe Awards: * 1996 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy for To Die For * 2002 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy for Moulin Rouge! * 2003 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama for The Hours
Kansas City Film Critics Circle * 2002 - Best Actress for The Others
Las Vegas Film Critics Society * 2003 - Best Actress for The Hours
MTV Movie Awards: * 2002 - Best Female Performance for Moulin Rouge! * 2002 - Best Musical Sequence for Moulin Rouge!
Prestige Academy of Motion Pictures * 1995 - Best Actress for To Die For * 2001 - Best Actress for Moulin Rouge! * 2001 - Best Musical Sequence for Moulin Rouge! * 2002 - Best Actress for The Hours * 2003 - Best Ensemble Cast Performance for Cold Mountain *(shared with the rest of the cast) * 2003 - Distinguished Decade in Film * 2004 - Best Ensemble Cast Performance for Dogville *(shared with the rest of the cast)
Seattle International Film Festival * 1995 - Best Actress for To Die For
ShoWest Convention * 1992 - Female Star of Tomorrow * 2002 - Distinguished Decade of Achievement in Film
In 2003, Kidman received a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. In addition to those accolades, Kidman has received Best Actress awards from the following critics' groups or award giving organizations: Australian Film Institute, Blockbuster Entertainment Awards, Empire Awards, Golden Satellite Awards, Hollywood Film Festival, London Critics Circle, Russian Guild of Film Critics, and the Southeastern Film Critics Association. In 2003, Kidman was given the American Cinematheque Award.