2018 Civic Awards

2018 Civic Awards

Nominations Now Open

Many individuals and organisations play an important role in community and civic life in the City of Maribyrnong.  The Citizen of the Year Award is the highest honor Council can bestow on individuals to recognise their contribution along with six other award categories.

The 2018 Civic Awards will recognise individuals, businesses and organisations. All nominees must either live, work, study or have some other strong connection to the City of Maribyrnong.

If you know someone who makes a difference in our community you can nominate them by downloading the form below and sending it directly to Council marked attention to 'Civic Awards', or complete the online nomination form below.

Nominations will close at 5pm Friday 24 November.

Award Categories

Citizen of the Year Award

Nominate an inspirational role model that has made an outstanding contribution to the City of Maribyrnong in the area of community, health, education, environment, arts or sport.

Volunteer of the Year Award

Nominate an individual for their outstanding achievements as a volunteer.

Youth Leadership Award

Nominate an individual who is under the age of 25 (as at 26 January 2018) for their exceptional work.

Community Strengthening Award

Nominate a not-for-profit organisation for its outstanding work.

Enterprise Maribyrnong Awards

Nominate a local businesses for its contribution to the City of Maribyrnong in one of the following sub-categories:

  1. Contribution to Business Community Award.
  2. New and Emerging Business Award.
  3. Innovative Business Award.

Active Maribyrnong Sporting Award

Nominate a Maribyrnong based club, team or individual involved with, or contributes to, community sport and recreation.

Arts Award

Nominate an individual, community group or organisation for outstanding contributions to the arts in the City of Maribyrnong.

Mayoral Award

Awarded by the Mayor to an individual, community group or organisation for outstanding contributions to the City of Maribyrnong community.  The Mayoral award acknowledges and gives thanks to the people who make a difference to the lives of others.

Online Nomination Form

Award Category
Details of person/business/orgainsation being nominated
Nominee consent
Has the nominee provided consent of this nomination for a Civic Award? * (required)

If no, you must obtain the nominee's consent before submitting this nomination for a Civic Award.
Details of person submitting this nomination
Nominee's Achievements and Contribution to the Community
Please complete each of the following in no more than 200 words.
Type the characters you see in the image below * (Required)

2017 Civic Awards

To find out the recipients of the 2017 Awards, please visit the 2017 Civic Awards page below.