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.

Receive announcements

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 planning@saanich.ca or subscribe now!