Nominations for this year's Mayoral Awards are now open.

The Mayoral Awards are given out each year to an individual, firm or organisation who:

  • has done something particularly noteworthy in the Borough, or
  • has enhanced the reputation of the Borough on the national stage, or
  • made a significant contribution to the conservation and protection of the natural environment of West Devon.

An individual can include a person temporarily living away from the Borough but whose main place of residence remains in West Devon.

What Awards are Presented?

The Award Categories are:

  • The West Devon Mayoral Award (Under 18)
  • The West Devon Mayoral Award (Over 18/Organisation)
  • The Mayor's Green Award

The West Devon Mayoral Award (Under 18)

The nominee for this award should be a person under the age of 18 at the time of nomination and who you think has

  • done something particularly noteworthy within the borough, or
  • enhanced the reputation of the Borough on the national stage

The West Devon Mayoral Award (Over 18/Organisation)

The nominee for this award should be a person over 18 or an organisation who you think has

  • done something particularly noteworthy within the borough, or
  • enhanced the reputation of the Borough on the national stage

The Mayor's Green Award

This award was created to recognise and highlight the work done by individuals or groups who have made a significant contribution to the conservation and protection of the natural environment of West Devon. This includes work on carbon reduction schemes, environmental projects, recycling, sustainable energy projects, green transport project and community work promoting, carrying out or highlighting any of the above. If you know of a real 'green go-getter' (individual or organisation) then please do nominate them.

How can I nominate someone?

Nominations need to be submitted in writing, using the nomination forms which can be downloaded on the right hand side of the page. The forms should be returned to:

The Mayor's PA, West Devon Borough Council, Kilworthy Park, Drake Road, Tavistock PL19 0BZ

Alternatively, you can complete the form digitally and email it to Kathy.Hoare@swdevon.gov.uk

The closing date for nominations is the 28 February 2018. The judging will take place no later than the 9 March 2018 and the winners will be notified shortly afterwards.