Applications for the Chambers Ireland Excellence in Local Government Awards 2019 are now open!

The deadline for applications is 12pm,Thursday 9th May 2019

We would be delighted if you could share this information with your Local Authority to encourage them to enter & engage with @ChambersIreland on Twitter


The Excellence in Local Government Awards showcase best practice in local government and recognise the skills, hard work, innovation and enthusiasm within local government that can often go unrecognised. The Excellence in Local Government Awards are held in conjunction with the Department of Housing, Planning and Local Government.

There are a variety of award categories:

New 2019 Category: Age Friendly Initiative

Outstanding initiative through the Municipal Districts

Supporting Active Communities

Best Practice in Citizen Engagement

Health & Wellbeing

Supporting Tourism

Promoting Economic Development

Local Authority Innovation

Sustainable Environment

Disability Services Provision

Best Library Service

Sustaining the Arts

Festival of the Year

Commemorations and Centenaries

Heritage and Built Environment

Enhancing the Urban Environment

Click HERE to start your application today!

For more information on categories and useful tips on writing a great application