In July 2014, The Department of Environment, Community & Local…
New ‘Waters and Communities’ Tidy Towns Award for 2017
Sponsored by Inland Fisheries Ireland, Waterways Ireland and the Local Authority Waters and Communities Office.
The new Water and Communities Award aims to recognise communities who are taking positive steps towards raising awareness and showing appreciation of their local rivers, lakes, streams, canals, coast and groundwater.
The Award is sponsored by Inland Fisheries Ireland (responsible for managing the inland fisheries and sea angling sectors); Waterways Ireland (responsible for the management of inland navigable waterways) and the Local Authority Waters and Communities Office.
Prize Fund 2017
• Four Regional Award Winners €1,000 each
• Four Regional Runner Up Award Winners €500 each
• There will also be an additional prize of €1,000 for the overall winner of the four regions
Closing date: Thursday, 25th May 2017
Judging the Award
All entries will be assessed by a panel of judges appointed by Inland Fisheries Ireland, Waterways Ireland and the Local Authority Waters and Communities Office.
How to enter
Please reply by writing/typing in the application form on the Waters and Communities website and returning it electronically or submitting by post.
• TidyTowns Waters Communities Special Award
• Gradam Pobal agus Uiscí
Please insert “TidyTowns Waters and Community Awards” in the subject line
By Post to:
TidyTowns Waters and Communities Award
Department of Arts, Heritage, Regional, Rural & Gaeltacht Affairs
TidyTowns Competition Terms and Conditions apply as appropriate