Annual Community Awards

Nominations for Annual Community Awards Now Open

Canvey Island Town Council is organising its’ annual Community Awards to recognise those individuals and organisations who have made a significant contribution to the quality of life for residents on the island.

There are six award categories which are:

  • Citizen of the Year (over 18 years)
  • Young Person of the Year (18 years or under)
  • Community/Charity Group of the Year.
  • Youth Community/Group of the Year (benefitting those 18 and under)
  • Best Community Contribution from a Local Business
  • Best School Community Project

Nominations should be for a person or group living or working on Canvey Island.

Cllr Alan Acott, Town Mayor of Canvey Island Town Council said: “We all know people who selflessly give up their time in our island community to help others without expecting any recognition.  The Town Council was able to recognise worthy individuals and groups through the scheme last year and I am pleased to be continuing to applaud the hard work of our residents.”

Nominations should be made by completing a Nomination Form or in paper format from the Town Council office at 11 High Street, Canvey Island, SS8 7RB from Monday 9th December 2019, the closing date for nominations is Friday 31st January 2020.

The winners will each receive a trophy which will be presented to them at the Annual Town Meeting on the evening of Monday, 9th March 2020.