Northland Business Excellence Awards 2022
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Environmental Excellence Award

Deadline for the Environmental Excellence Award has been extended to 9th August.

How to enter
To enter the Environmental Excellence Award, select the business category size/turnover band which relates to your organisation and check the “Environmental Excellence” box on the Expression of Interest form which will enter you into the Environmental Excellence category also. Please also complete the separate specialist category entry form for the judges to consider ( you can amend this copy to keep the language the same as you have it across other similar categories)

Awarded to the Northland business which best epitomises an overall commitment to environmental excellence.

About the Award
This award recognises innovative businesses who demonstrate a strong commitment to managing, protecting and enhancing Northland’s environment. Judges are seeking businesses who utilise natural resources appropriately and sustainability with consideration to water and waste management, environmental enhancements, education, community initiatives and smarter transport.

Evaluation criteria

  • Resources used appropriately and sustainably
  • Water management (water consumption and discharge to water)
  • Community involvement in environmental initiatives
  • Smarter transport initiatives
  • Innovative ways to reduce environmental impact (clever design, new technology and behaviour change)
  • Regulatory and environmental compliance

About the Northland Regional Council – Sponsor of the Environmental Excellence Award

As your regional council we’re working with you to create a healthy environment, a strong economy and resilient communities. Our staff and business groups are involved in a wide range of activities. Find out more about what we do.




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