How to enter the Octavia Hill Awards

Octavia Hill loved the north coast of Cornwall © Joe Cornish

Octavia Hill loved the north coast of Cornwall

Nominations have now closed. Thank you for your interest.

We're looking for green heroes of all ages...

Maybe they've saved a piece of green space from development, or passed their love of nature to the youngsters they teach?

You can nominate any number of individuals or groups, including yourself, for any number of categories. Just remember to submit a separate nomination form for each entry.

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Please use our online nomination form to submit your entry.

If you have any difficulty with this form, please contact

The closing date for entries is 28 February 2013.

What happens next?
A panel of judges will then select a shortlist for each award category. All shortlisted entries, and their work, will be profiled here.

The final vote for our Octavia Hill Awards will be put to the public to find our overall winners. Voting will take place at the end of March 2013.

Winners will be announced at a special awards ceremony in London in June 2013 and profiled in BBC Countryfile magazine.