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Sustainable Communities Awards 2017 04-Apr-2017

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Award Judging Criteria

Please read the Sustainable Communities Program Booklet  for a detailed understanding of the award categories under each program. All categories have equal standing.

Sustainable Communities Programs are:-

The award categories for Tidy Towns and Sustainable Cities are:-

Litter Prevention, Waste Management and Resource Recovery 
Natural Environment Conservation 
Environmental Sustainability 
Heritage and Culture 
Community Action and Partnerships 
Health and Wellbeing 
Youth Leadership & Activities

Within the Tidy Towns Award there are population categories awards which recognise the range of challenges facing towns of a particular population size.

Population less than 500 
Population 501 – 2000
Population 2001 – 5000
Population 5001 – 15000
Population over 15000

The award categories for Clean Beaches are:-


Community Involvement
Outdoor Activities
Litter & Waste Management
Long Term Sustainability.
Youth Involvement