Haringey Design Awards 2021

The search for the borough's best buildings is underway!

These are the 6th Haringey Design Awards, which celebrate excellent design in developments across the borough - with accolades up for grabs in categories covering homes, green buildings, heritage and regeneration, as well as an overall winner.

Nominations for the 2021 design awards formally opened on Friday 23 July 2021, and the nomination deadline has now been extended until Friday 10 September 2021. The winners will be announced at an awards ceremony in October, to which all shortlisted schemes’ owners, developers and architects will be invited.

Nominations can be made by any Haringey resident and/or architect, developer, building contractor, other building industry professional or building owner/operator.

Please use the button below if you want to make a nomination. You can read our full entry requirements here.

Make a nomination Haringey Design Awards 2021

There will be 7 different design categories in which you can make nominations. See descriptions and examples on this page, as well as our previous winners pages.


Haringey Design Awards 2021 categories

There are 7 different categories for 2021. The categories and descriptions are listed here.

An overall winner for 2021 will be chosen from the individual category winners.

Sustainable Building Award

Developments that address the climate emergency, promote sustainability and protecting/improving the natural environment, green buildings, low or zero-carbon buildings.

Heritage Award

A project that is exemplary of the highest standards of listed or locally listed building restoration, extension, adaptive re-use, retrofit, shop front improvement or any other good example of historic building conservation, including projects in conservation areas, completed in the last 3 years.

Inclusive Design Award

The best new inclusive design, including good examples of buildings achieving physical accessibility, social accessibility and community accessibility, completed in the last 3 years.

Placemaking Award

The best new piece of urban design, regeneration, public space, new development supporting active travel, including public art, street lighting/street furniture and any other improvement to public spaces, completed in the last 3 years.

Excellent Homes

Including affordable housing, very large scale developments of more than 100 homes, smaller major developments of 10-100 homes and equally, the best new smaller scale multiple new-homes developments of 2-10 new homes.

Best House

The popular category for the best new individual house or extensions to an existing home in Haringey, including self-build and experimental new houses.

Better Building Standards

Award for the best building quality of new buildings, renovations and conversions, including for exemplary achievement of building control compliance, great quality of building construction, safety, craftsmanship and use of apprenticeships.

Previous Awards

The overall winner of the 2018 Haringey Design Awards was Alexandra Palace Theatre, by architects Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios for Willmott Dixon and Alexandra Palace and Park Charitable Trust (APPCT), and in 2016, Broadwaters Inclusive Learning Community Project, by Gollifer Langston Architects for London Borough of Haringey.

You can read about all of our previous winners here.

Page Last Updated:

September 9, 2021

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