Cllr Awards 2024: The Categories

Community Champion

Community champions elevate residents’ voices, engage their constituents, and show leadership that creates positive impacts in the lives of others.

Leader of the Year

Leading their communities with service and heart, these councillors are truly impacting the lives of their constituents.

Young Councillor of the Year

A look at young & new councillors making vital impacts in their communities.

Innovator of the Year

These winners have made outstanding contributions towards the betterment of their local community through leadership and innovation in their field.

Lifetime Legend

Councillors that have dedicated their lives to their communities.

Global Local Showcase

Councillors from outside of England, Wales, and Scotland.

Thanks to our founding partners, CCLA

This year’s Awards are only possible thanks to the generous support of our founding partners CCLA.

CCLA is a leading specialist fund manager for local authorities and charities. When they began sponsoring the Cllr Awards they had 22 local authority client accounts. Today they have over 700 and this number is growing every month. CCLA are owned by their clients – their mission is to serve the whole sector, regardless of size. | [email protected]

LGIU supports local government every day

LGIU is a not-for-profit, non-partisan membership organisation. We are for local government and anyone with an interest in local democracy and finding local solutions to the global challenges that we all face.

Our resources, innovative research and connections are relied on by colleagues across the globe. We do our best for them, so that they can do their best for our communities.