NZPI Annual Awards celebrate the important role of the planning profession in the community and highlight the best of the best from around the country. They are presented at the NZPI Conference.
Nominations for the NZPI 2024 Annual Awards are now open.
Please email your nominations to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than 4pm 19 January 2024
Best practice awards are made to an individual NZPI Member, or to any organisation, group, or body whose members include members of the New Zealand Planning Institute. The Best Practice awards recognise outstanding creativity, innovation, and service. So, if you have a project, no matter how small or large, that is innovative and reflects best practice then please take the opportunity to celebrate and share your work and learnings by submitting a nomination to the NZPI Annual Awards.
The Awards Committee select the winner of the Nancy Northcroft Planning Practice Award, NZPI's supreme practice award from the winners of the best practice categories and the Rodney Davies Project Award.
The NZPI awards celebrate best practice in the following categories:
This award recognises innovation and creative excellence in the undertaking and completion of a physical work or project that facilitated excellence in the practice of planning.
Other awards presented by NZPI recognise graduate planners who are emerging within the profession, planners who make a significant contribution to the profession by extending the theory or practice of planning, and the outstanding service of non-planners.