Nomination Criteria and Nomination Forms

These awards recognise and honour people who have made an outstanding contribution in our community.

Nominees will be judged on their voluntary work within the nominating organisation and the wider community. These services must be given voluntarily without expecting any personal or financial gain.


    • You can nominate more than one volunteer or team in each category. Fill in one form per volunteer/team.
    • Nominations must be typed or clearly written.
    • Please ensure you answer every question.
    • Judging will be conducted solely by a committee nominated by Volunteer Wellington. The judges’ decision will be final, with no correspondence entered into.
    • Selected personnel from nominating organisations may be photographed for publicity purposes.

Create a nomination

To create a nomination please use the form links below.

You can save your progress at any stage. If you save and exit, please save the link provided to return later. Please be sure to submit your nomination prior to the closing date (May 21st). No nominations will be accepted after the closing date.

Nomination Forms

Volunteer of the Year Nomination Form

Team Governance Award Nomination Form

Employee Volunteering Community Partnership Nomination Form

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We look forward to receiving your nominations!