Absolutely Positively Wellingtonian Awards

These awards honour members of the community who have made absolutely positive contributions to our city.

Absolutely Positively Wellington 2021 award winners at ceremony

Absolutely Positively Wellingtonian Awards (APWs) are one way for the Council to honour members of the community who have made outstanding or lengthy contributions, usually in a voluntary capacity, to the capital and its people.

The awards are presented once a year.

2021 APW Awards

The annual Absolutely Positively Wellingtonian Awards 2021 recognised 12 recipients for their commitment to the Wellington community.

Check out the 2021 winners

Other awards

Other city awards that Council offer include: