Civic Awards - Nominations are now open!

Many individuals and organisations play an important role in community and civic life in the City of Maribyrnong. The Citizen of the year award is the highest honor Council can bestow on individuals to recognise their contribution along with six other award categories.

The 2018 Civic Awards will recognise individuals, businesses and organisations . All nominees must either live, work, study or have some other strong connection to the City of Maribyrnong.

If you know someone who makes a difference in our community you can nominate them here using the form below or by email to governance@maribyrnong.vic.gov.au or by downloading the form to the right of the screen and mailing directly to Council.

Nominations will close at 5pm Friday 17 November.

Award Categories

Citizen of the Year Award

Recognises an inspirational role model who
has made an outstanding contribution to the
City of Maribyrnong in the field of community,
health, education, environment, arts or sport.

Volunteer of the Year Award

Recognises the outstanding achievements of
an individual as a volunteer.

Youth Leadership Award

Recognises the exceptional work of an individual
who is under the age of 25 (as at January 26, 2018).

Community Strengthening Award
Recognises the outstanding work of a not for
profit organization.


Enterprise Maribyrnong Awards

Recognises the contribution that local business makes to the City of Maribyrnong
-Contribution to Business Community Award
-New and Emerging Business Award
-Innovative Business Award


Active Maribyrnong Sporting Award


Recognises a Maribyrnong based club, team
or individual involved with, or contributing to, community sport and recreation.

Arts Award

Recognises an individual, community group or organisation for outstanding contribution to the arts in the City of Maribyrnong.


Many individuals and organisations play an important role in community and civic life in the City of Maribyrnong. The Citizen of the year award is the highest honor Council can bestow on individuals to recognise their contribution along with six other award categories.

The 2018 Civic Awards will recognise individuals, businesses and organisations . All nominees must either live, work, study or have some other strong connection to the City of Maribyrnong.

If you know someone who makes a difference in our community you can nominate them here using the form below or by email to governance@maribyrnong.vic.gov.au or by downloading the form to the right of the screen and mailing directly to Council.

Nominations will close at 5pm Friday 17 November.

Award Categories

Citizen of the Year Award

Recognises an inspirational role model who
has made an outstanding contribution to the
City of Maribyrnong in the field of community,
health, education, environment, arts or sport.

Volunteer of the Year Award

Recognises the outstanding achievements of
an individual as a volunteer.

Youth Leadership Award

Recognises the exceptional work of an individual
who is under the age of 25 (as at January 26, 2018).

Community Strengthening Award
Recognises the outstanding work of a not for
profit organization.


Enterprise Maribyrnong Awards

Recognises the contribution that local business makes to the City of Maribyrnong
-Contribution to Business Community Award
-New and Emerging Business Award
-Innovative Business Award


Active Maribyrnong Sporting Award


Recognises a Maribyrnong based club, team
or individual involved with, or contributing to, community sport and recreation.

Arts Award

Recognises an individual, community group or organisation for outstanding contribution to the arts in the City of Maribyrnong.


Civic Awards nomination form

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*For Enterprise Maribyrnong Awards, business profiles or innovative product/service descriptions are required *The 2018 Civic Awards Judging Panel may seek further information from nominees

Privacy Statement

The personal information requested on this form is being collected by Council for the purpose of assessing 2018 Civic Awards nominations, to enable subsequent communication with nominees as required and to promote the recipients of the awards. The information will be used by Council for these primary purposes or directly related purposes. The nominee’s name, suburb and achievements may be published in the public agenda and minutes of a Council meeting (which are available on Council’s website). The information provided will not otherwise be disclosed unless required by law. Requests for access to and/or amendment of the information provided may be made to Council’s Privacy Officer.