World Urban Parks - Awards

World Urban Parks will provide international recognition of efforts by individuals, groups, and organisations to further park, open space, and recreation outcomes for citizens and the profession with a series of annual awards. 

Distinguished Individual Award

The distinguished Individual Award recognises any organisation or individual associated with the parks, open space and recreation industry.

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International Large Urban Parks Award

The International Large Urban Parks Award enables Cities around the world to benchmark their performance and understand where improvements could be made. The Awards are on four main criteria which are:

  • Park Design & Layout
  • Features & Facilities
  • Protection and Community Engagement and Involvement
  • Park Management & Maintenance

The Awards are given in three categories:

  • Gold Award
  • Silver Award
  • Bronze Award

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Legacy Award

The Legacy Award recognises past leaders and organisations who impacted parks and park management. This award has only be presented twice in the history of World Urban Parks!

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