How to Nominate Someone

2017 nominations are closed.

Thank you to everyone who submitted nominations for the 2017 awards. The next nomination period will open March, 2018.

Award eligibility

  • You can nominate anyone as long as their environmental work impacts Saanich.
  • If the nominee works in an environmental field, share how their work exceeds their job requirements.
  • Members of the Environment and Natural Areas Committee, Saanich staff and Saanich Council cannot receive awards.

Award categories

  • Individual Citizen
  • Volunteer Organization
  • Business/Commercial
  • Youth Group/School
  • Biodiversity Conservation
  • Long Term Achievement
  • Sustainability

Evaluation criteria

The Environmental and Natural Areas Advisory Committee evaluates nominations on:

  • Project significance.
  • Duration and/or magnitude of the effort.
  • Degree of innovation.
  • Project’s long-term sustainability.
  • Past efforts.

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We announce information about the awards online, by email (to a circulation list), in recreation centres and in Saanich News ads. To be on the email circulation list, so you receive an email when nominations open each year, please contact or subscribe now!