The Order of Liverpool Awards are presented annually to citizens who have made outstanding contributions to the Liverpool community.
We recognise the achievements of excellence in and/or contributions to all forms of human endeavour which have enhanced the quality of life in the City of Liverpool.
Awards are presented on 7 November each year, the date Liverpool was founded.
Nominations open in May and close in July each year.
To be eligible, nominees are to be ratepayers and/or residents in the Liverpool local government area that have made a significant contribution over a number of years to the Liverpool community in
one of more of the following categories; civic, community, recreation and sports, or commerce and industry.
Persons who reside outside of the Liverpool local government area but contribute to the Liverpool community can be nominated as ’honorary’ members of the Order of Liverpool.
Nominees contributions to the Liverpool community must be predominantly voluntary and not solely as a result of paid employment.