Helping young people to aspire and older people to thrive

The Sir Simon Milton Award - nominate today

Do you know someone or an organisation that deserves to be recognised for all the good work they do in Westminster? Nominate them for a Westminster Community Award.

This is your chance to thank the volunteers and organisations that make a difference to the community by helping others or improving the local area. The shortlisted nominees will be invited to an awards ceremony in central London.

How to nominate

Nominate online

Nominations forms will be available from your local library from 19th February.

Write to: Community Awards, 6th Floor, Westminster City Hall, 5 Strand, WC2N 5HR


  • The Sir Simon Milton award

To recognise those working with older people and disadvantaged younger people.

  • Inspirational award

For a volunteer who has inspired others (including their peers or the people they volunteer for), overcome obstacles or gone beyond the call of duty.

  • Neighbour project award

Projects that have improved the local area, run by individuals or organisations.

  • The City for All volunteer of the year award

For a volunteer who has taken responsibility for improving their local area.

  • Outstanding organisation award

Outstanding organisations or businesses who have contributed most to the local community

  • Young or student volunteer award

For volunteers aged up to age 24 who have contributed to the community.


Take a look at the awards criteria here.