Launch of the 2022 Mayor's Community Awards

Mayor's Community Awards 2022 - Nominations are now open.

The Mayor of Lisburn & Castlereagh City Council Alderman Stephen Martin is delighted to launch the 2022 Mayor’s Community Awards to acknowledge the outstanding contribution of volunteers and groups from across the Lisburn Castlereagh area. 

We want you to nominate your chosen local individual or group with six award categories up for grabs:

  • Brian McDowell Volunteer of the Year Award
  • Good Neighbour Award
  • Youth Champion Award
  • Step Up and Stand Out Award
  • Pride in Your Community Award
  • The Mayor’s Choice Award

Nominations will close on Friday 5th November 2021 at 4.00pm.  Judging will take place in November and the Awards Gala Event will take place in Lagan Valley Island in March 2022. Please note that self-nominations will not be accepted.

The judging panel will comprise of a Working Group with representatives from Lisburn & Castlereagh City Council, Volunteer Now, the Education Authority and the South Eastern Health & Social Care Trust.

Visit to submit an online nomination form. The council’s Facebook and Twitter pages will post up-to-date information on the Awards.