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.
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Award nameDeadline DateAwarding DateIndustryRegion
The Civil Service Diversity and Inclusion Awards 1st May 4th Oct Public Sector UK
Detective Awards 31st May 9th Oct Public Sector UK
CIEH Excellence Awards
UK-based international awards scheme for recognising excellence & achievement in environmental health.
3rd Jun 21st Nov Public Sector UK
The Guardian Public Service Awards 15th Jul 26th Nov Public Sector UK
Social Worker of the Year Awards 19th Jul 29th Nov Public Sector UK
The Civil Service Awards 24th Jul 21st Nov Public Sector UK
Socitm Awards ~25th Aug ~9th Oct Public Sector UK
Local Authority Recycling Advisory Committee LARAC Awards ~31st Aug ~10th Oct Public Sector UK
The APSE Local Authority Apprentice and Trainee Awards 2nd Sep ~12th Sep Public Sector UK
Highways Agency Supplier Recognition Scheme ~7th Sep ~12th Jan Public Sector UK
iNetwork Innovation Awards 15th Sep 21st Nov Public Sector UK
The Public Affairs Awards ~19th Sep ~29th Nov Public Sector UK
LGC Awards (Local Government Chronicle Awards) ~21st Sep ~13th Mar Public Sector UK
The Sunday Times Best Not-For-Profit Organisations to Work For ~28th Sep ~21st Feb Public Sector UK
Partnerships Awards ~14th Dec 9th May Public Sector International
ICiPS Awards (Institute for Continuous Improvement in Public Services) ~16th Dec 28th Mar Public Sector UK
iESE Public Sector Transformation Awards ~11th Jan ~6th Mar Public Sector UK
Engaged Cities Awards ~18th Jan ~14th Sep Public Sector International
Public Sector Paperless Awards ~31st Jan 11th Jul Public Sector UK
Green Flag Award ~31st Jan ~16th Jul Public Sector UK & Republic of Ireland
The MJ Local Government Achievement Awards ~1st Feb 26th Jun Public Sector UK
The Education Resources Awards (ERAs) ~11th Feb ~22nd Mar Public Sector UK
The Youth Sport Trust Awards ~15th Feb ~28th Feb Public Sector UK
The A' Governance and Public Services Design Award ~28th Feb 15th Apr Public Sector International
Association for Public Service Excellence APSE Service Awards ~15th Mar ~13th Sep Public Sector UK
The UK Public Sector Communications Awards ~20th Apr ~20th Jun Public Sector UK
The Impact Awards for KEC Professionals 25th Apr 13th Jun Public Sector UK

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