Local government honours

Writing and submitting a nomination

You can make an honours nomination at any time. 

The Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG) is looking for people who are working in their local communities to further the community rights agenda, people who are working in Housing, with the homeless and those supporting community cohesion and interfaith work.

To make a nomination, please complete the honours citation form and return it to Honours.DCLGandDfT@communities.gsi.gov.uk with at least two letters of support. Guidance on how to complete the form and who to approach for letters of support can be found here.

DCLG are unable to offer the Honours workshops previously hosted by the Department, but please feel free to contact Jennifer Ryan if you need any help or advice with your nomination.

Key documents


Please note that the deadline for the next round of nominations is 14 September 2017


If you would like help or advice for drafting citations please contact: jennifer.ryan@communities.gsi.gov.uk or 0303 444 1467.