Tidy Towns groups are encouraged to create a buzz in their community and enter the Local Authority Pollinator Award in the national Tidy Towns competition. The award, with a €10,000 prize fund, encourages Tidy Towns groups to implement pollinator-friendly actions as part of the Tidy Towns competition. 

The Local Authority Pollinator Award supports the All-Ireland Pollinator Plan and is sponsored by the Heritage Offices & Biodiversity Offices of Local Authorities across Ireland, in partnership with the National Biodiversity Data Centre.

The closing date is June 10th 2022. For more details, contact your Local Authority Heritage or Biodiversity Officer.


Application forms for the 2022 Pollinator Award competition are available here:

Local Authority Pollinator Award 2022 (English) 

Local Authority Pollinator Award 2022 (As Gaeilge)



For ideas and inspiration, why not check out our newsletters:

Spring 2022 Newsletter 2019 Competition Newsletter 2018 Competition Newsletter 2017 Competition Newsletter


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