List of UK Public Sector Awards and Local Government Awards

This is the world’s best list of UK Public Sector Awards and Local Government Awards. It includes all the most credible Public Sector awards such as NHS Green Apple Awards, The UK Public Sector Communications Awards, The MJ Local Government Achievement Award, The LGC Awards and The Civil Service Awards. For awards for schools and Teaching Awards in the public sector, check out our Education Awards list. 

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Please note: the “~” symbol means that the date is based on the previous year’s awards programme or is an estimate based on the information available. We can’t guarantee 100% accuracy (we try our best!) so always visit the individual awards’ websites for the latest information.


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Award nameIndustryRegionDeadline DateAwarding Date
Association for Public Service Excellence APSE Service AwardsPublic SectorUK15th Mar~13th Sep
Chartered Society of Physiotherapy CSP AwardsPublic SectorUK~11th Apr~11th Dec
The UK Public Sector Communications AwardsPublic SectorUK~20th Apr~20th Jun
The Impact Awards for KEC Professionals Public SectorUK25th Apr13th Jun
Detective Awards Public SectorUK~25th May~11th Oct
The Civil Service Diversity and Inclusion AwardsPublic SectorUK~26th May~12th Oct
CIEH Excellence AwardsPublic SectorUK3rd Jun21st Nov
The APSE Local Authority Apprentice and Trainee Awards Public SectorUK~29th Jun~12th Sep
The Guardian Public Service Awards Public SectorUK~13th Jul~27th Nov
Social Worker of the Year Awards Public SectorUK~20th Jul~24th Nov
The Civil Service AwardsPublic SectorUK~25th Jul~8th Nov
Socitm Awards Public SectorUK~25th Aug~9th Oct
Local Authority Recycling Advisory Committee LARAC Awards Public SectorUK~31st Aug~10th Oct
Highways Agency Supplier Recognition SchemePublic SectorUK~7th Sep~12th Jan
The Public Affairs Awards Public SectorUK~19th Sep~29th Nov
LGC Awards (Local Government Chronicle Awards)Public SectorUK~21st Sep13th Mar
The Sunday Times Best Not-For-Profit Organisations to Work ForPublic SectorUK~28th Sep21st Feb
Partnerships AwardsPublic SectorInternational~14th Dec9th May
ICiPS Awards (Institute for Continuous Improvement in Public Services)Public SectorUK~16th Dec28th Mar
iESE Public Sector Transformation AwardsPublic SectorUK~11th Jan6th Mar
Engaged Cities AwardsPublic SectorInternational~18th Jan~14th Sep
Public Sector Paperless Awards Public SectorUK31st Jan11th Jul
Green Flag Award Public SectorUK & Republic of Ireland31st Jan~16th Jul
The MJ Local Government Achievement AwardsPublic SectorUK1st Feb26th Jun
The Education Resources Awards (ERAs) Public SectorUK11th Feb22nd Mar
The Youth Sport Trust AwardsPublic SectorUK15th Feb28th Feb
The A' Governance and Public Services Design AwardPublic SectorInternational28th Feb15th Apr

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