Corporate & Community Planning Award

About the award

This award is offered annually and focuses on initiatives that demonstrate excellence in Local Government. The award recognises Council initiatives that have excelled in the following areas:

  • Council planning
  • Community planning
  • Integrating Council and community planning
  • Integrated planning
  • Performance measurement and management
  • Service planning, delivery or enhancement
  • Sustainable community involvement in Council and community planning
  • Planning for environmental sustainability
  • Planning for organisational change


Nominations for 2018

Nominations for this year’s Corporate and Community Planning Award open on Monday 16 July and close on Monday 3 September. Nominations are accepted via an online process.

Every four years, in line with the legislative period for developing a Council Plan, nominations are also open for the Best Practice and Innovation in Council Plan Development Award. The purpose of this award is to foster continuous improvement in project planning, stimulate innovation and to acknowledge best practice development of Council Plans.

2017 award

Congratulations to Whittlesea City Council and Bass Coast Shire Council, who won the 2017 LGPro Corporate Planners Network Awards.

Bass Coast Shire Council who won the Best Practice and Innovation in Council Plan Development Award for their Council Plan Community Engagement.  
Read the stories about all our winners and finalists >

   2017 Awards Booklet