Volunteer Recognition AwardsThe City of Launceton Volunteer Recognition Awards are presented each year and recognises the contributions of hundreds of local volunteers during National Volunteers Week in May by seeking nominations for the awards. The awards are open to anyone over the age of 12 years who performs voluntary work within the Launceston municipality.
Nominations for the 2015 City of Launceston Volunteer Recognition Awards are now open
Nominations are sought for in the following categories:
Hours of Service - Organisation/Group
The City of Launceston issues certificates during National Volunteer Week to organisations that have collectively provided 100 hours or more voluntary service to the Launceston community over a calendar year.
Hours of Service - Individual Volunteer
The City of Launceston issues recognition certificates during National Volunteer Week to individual volunteers who have provided 200, 500, 750, 1000, 2500 and 5000 hours or more of voluntary service to the Launceston community.
Outstanding Achievement Award
The City of Launceston also recognises individuals or community organisations/groups who have provided outstanding voluntary service to the Launceston community at a ceremony at the Town Hall during National Volunteer Week. Winners of the Outstanding Achievement Awards will be announced during National Volunteer Week (Monday 11 to 17 May 2015).
Outstanding Achievement Awards are issued in the areas of:
- Arts, Culture and Heritage
- Sport and Recreation
- Environment, Conservation and Animal Welfare
- Community, Health and Education
- Community Safety and Emergency Services
To lodge a nomination, please complete and return the relevant forms by close of business on Friday 3 April 2015 to Volunteer Recognition Awards, City of Launceston, PO Box 396, Launceston 7250 or via email firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information please call the Council's Community Projects Officer on 03 6323 3381 or send an email.
2015 Volunteer Recognition Awards - Information Sheet on Categories (PDF 91KB)
2015 Volunteer Recognition Awards - Nomination Form - Individual Hours of Service (PDF 63KB)
2015 Volunteer Recognition Awards - Nomination Form - Organisation Hours of Services (PDF 91KB
2015 Volunteer Recognition Awards - Nomination Form - Outstanding Achievement Award (PDF 73KB)