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The Categories for the 2016 APSE Service Awards are: -

  1. Best Employment & Equality initiative
  2. Best Housing, Regeneration or New Build initiative
  3. Best Efficiency & Transformation initiative
  4. Best Health & Well-being initiative (inc. Social Care)
  5. Best  Public / Private Partnership Working initiative
  6. Best  Public / Public Partnership Working initiative
  7. Best Commercialisation and Entrepreneurship initiative
  8. Best Community & Neighbourhood initiative (inc. Community Safety)
  9. Best Innovation or Demand Management initiative
  10. Best Renewable Energy or Energy Efficiency initiative
  11. Best service team of the year (individual categories): -
  1. Construction & Building service
  2. Catering service
  3. Building Cleaning & Facilities Management service
  4. Highways, Winter Maintenance & Street Lighting service
  5. Transport & Fleet Maintenance service
  6. Waste Management & Recycling service
  7. Street Cleansing & Streetscene service (Public Realm)
  8. Parks, Grounds & Horticultural service
  9. Cemetery & Crematorium service
  10. Sports, Leisure & Cultural service
  11. Environmental Health service
  1. Overall Council of the year

(Selected from the authorities who have entered submissions in 4 or more of the 20 categories)

The awards are open to all authorities and public bodies across England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales (including Non-APSE members). Find out more about how to enter at the link below:

Promoting excellence in public services

APSE (Association for Public Service Excellence) is a not for profit local government body working with over 300 councils throughout the UK. Promoting excellence in public services, APSE is the foremost specialist in local authority frontline services, hosting a network for frontline service providers in areas such as waste and refuse collection, parks and environmental services, cemeteries and crematorium, environmental health, leisure, school meals, cleaning, housing and building maintenance.




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