Local Government Awards NI 2017


Local Government Awards Northern Ireland

The Local Government Awards Northern Ireland showcase the best examples of service provision, new initiatives and personal commitment from councils, councillors and officers. 

The awards show public recognition while awarding excellence in front line local government public services. The categories are designed to acknowledge innovation, individual commitment and to highlight the best working practices, while providing opportunities for those working within local government a chance to step forward and shine.

Entry for the 2017 Awards has now closed.

The awards cover eight categories and the partners and supporting bodies contributing financially and administratively to the Awards are: Association for Public Service Excellence (APSE); William Johnston Memorial Trust (WJMT); Enterprise Northern Ireland; Society of Local Authority Chief Executives and Senior Managers (SOLACE); Oracle; Northern Ireland Local Government Association (NILGA); National Association of Councillors (NAC) and Tourism Northern Ireland.

Nominees will be judged by an independent panel and up to three finalists in each category will get an opportunity to celebrate in style at a gala awards dinner which will follow the NILGA Annual Conference at the La Mon Hotel, Castlereagh on Thursday 12th October 2017.