Civic Honours Awards

Horowhenua District Council introduced its Civic Honours Award system in 1995 to enable voluntary service within the District to be duly recognised. Since its inception, a number of District residents have received Civic Honours Awards over a wide range of voluntary community service categories.

You can find out more about the nomination and selection process and access the guidelines and criteria below. You can also view lists of our Civic Award and Youth Excellence Award Recipients. 

Civic Honours Awards Nominations 2019 

The 2019 Civic Honours Awards nominations are open. Nomination forms and further details can be viewed on our Nomination and Selection page

Find out more

More information can be obtained by phoning Council on (06) 366 0999 or emailing