Rewarding great design, environmental guardianship and community spirit in County Durham.
The County Durham Environment Awards is an annual event rewarding projects that demonstrate great design, environmental guardianship and community spirit across the county.
They are hosted by the County Durham Environment Partnership, with the aim of recognising the efforts of a range of organisations and individuals through the following award categories.
- Built environment
- Climate change
- Community partnership
- Greener business
- Natural environment
- Places and spaces
- Schools and colleges
- Volunteer group of the year
- Volunteer of the year - under 18
- Volunteer of the year - over 18
- Waste management
The Environment Awards have been running in County Durham for 29 years and over that time projects involving thousands of people throughout the county and beyond have been awarded or commended for their contribution to the environment.
Entering the awards
- Environment Awards brochure 2018 (PDF, 861kb)
- Environment Awards online form
- Environment Awards application form 2018 (PDF, 216kb)
- Privacy notice - environment and design (PDF, 36kb)
Apply online or download a paper application and post it to:
Design and Conservation
Environment Awards support
The environment awards are supported by