Government Property Awards 2021

Tuesday 27th April 2021

Online

The Government Property Awards are to be presented on the afternoon of Tuesday 27th April and will provide a unique opportunity for property professionals from across the public sector to celebrate successes and to recognise individuals and teams who have made a real difference.

Please note the deadline for nominations closes on Friday 19th March.  To make a nomination please click on the Awards Nomination Form button.

Award Categories

Tuesday 27th April 2021, Online

The Government Property Awards are to be presented on the afternoon of Tuesday 27th April and will provide a unique opportunity for property professionals from across the public sector to celebrate successes and to recognise individuals and teams who have made a real difference.

Project of the Year – Sponsored by Avison Young

An outstanding team, undertaking a transformation project that has contributed to excellence and improved outcomes in government property. The winning project may have utilised innovation or digital solutions for the project’s requirements.

Rising Star

For an individual in the first five years of their property career who has made outstanding contributions to their area of work, while maintaining progress in growing their knowledge, skills and experience. The winning individual should demonstrate how they have made substantial achievements already and the potential to succeed further.

Sustainability Champion – Sponsored by BRE

An individual or team who demonstrate exceptional commitment to sustainability, whether in the workplace or in their area of responsibility.

Leadership Award

For an individual who has demonstrated significant leadership, regardless of their job role or grade. This can be from a team leader, a line manager, a member of staff who has been upward managing or a temporary step up the plate.

Value for Money

An individual or team who demonstrate a commercial approach, sound business judgement and delivery of true value for money, through supplier partnerships or one specific contract.

Inclusivity Ambassador – Sponsored by Avison Young

For an individual, team or network who have made a significant contribution to the diversity and inclusivity agenda with government property, helping the profession, across all sectors, become representative of the public we serve.

Customer Service – Sponsored by Montagu Evans

For the individual or team that can best demonstrate the highest level or greatest improvement in customer satisfaction for their government property or profession service.

One Team Award – Sponsored by PA Consulting

For the team which has demonstrated exceptional collaborative working to achieve improved outcomes within government property or property profession. ‘One Team’ can mean a formal structure within an organisation, a virtual structure across many organisation or functions, and includes collaborative working with a commercial partner.

People’s Choice Award

For a team, network or individual that you feel deserve recognition- whether someone has inspired you, helped you, kept up team spirits during lockdown, or is just a peoplely person- put them forward for recognition from all.

Judges Choice

This category has no formal criteria but is drawn from all the shortlisted entries of the nine categories above, excluding the winners. The award will go to the nomination which best typifies the ideals of the Government Property Profession as a leading innovative, inclusive, collaborative, robust and modern profession which supports the needs of the wider population,

Speakers and Award Presenters

Tuesday 27th April 2021, Online

Awards Host: Lara Newman, 

Chief Executive, LocatED

Lara has over 23 years’ experience in property and development. Having worked with many of the UK’s biggest landowners, agents and developers, Lara has held a number of strategic leadership and board positions. Her experience of property deals and complex capital investment projects for government education capital programmes underpinned her determination to bring commercial insight and rigour the DfE’s free schools development programme.

Closing Speech: Mike Parsons,

Director General, Government Property

Mike is Director General, Government Property at the Cabinet Office and head of the Government Property Function. Mike leads a network of over 5,000 property professionals across government departments, delivery organisations and agencies.

Award Sponsors

Sponsor of:

Inclusivity Ambassador Award

Project of the Year Award

Sponsor of:

Government Property Sustainability Champion Award

Sponsor of:

Customer Service Award

Sponsor of:

One Team Award

Awards Timetable

Tuesday 27th April, Online

14:30 Awards ceremony opens

16:30 Event closes

Please note times and award presenters may be subject to change

Contact Us

Award Nominations

Please send to Event Manager, Charis Rosen, crosen@publicsectorconnect.org who will forward the nomination to the Office of Government Property

Award Sponsorship Enquiries

Sharon Quinn – Head of Business Development
– 0161 482 7859
squinn@publicsectorconnect.org

Logistics & Presentation & Print Enquiries

Charis Rosen – Event Manager
– 0161 482 7855
crosen@publicsectorconnect.org

Accounts

– 0161 482 7853
accounts@publicsectorconnect.org

Address

Public Sector Connect Ltd
Lockside Mill
St Martins Road
Marple
Stockport
SK6 7BZ

(please note this is the organisers business address – NOT the venue for the event)