NHBC Health
and Safety Awards

Best site awards

Categories and stages

How the awards work

The NHBC Health and Safety Awards are open to all NHBC registered builders. And, with categories designed for companies of all sizes, everyone has a great opportunity to win.

Awards are given to site managers who demonstrate an outstanding level of health and safety management - from planning through to execution.

Categories

The site or sites you enter will be allocated to one of the following categories based on the annual number of registrations that you make with NHBC.

Small builder

Small builder

For a company (or group of companies) who register between 1 and 50 new homes for NHBC warranty cover each year.

Medium builder

Medium builder

For a company or group who register between 51 and 1000 new homes with NHBC each year.
 

Large builder

Large builder

For a company or group who register 1001 or more new homes with NHBC each year.

Multi-Storey builder

Multi-Storey builder

For companies building Multi-storey projects (where the prominent structure under construction on site during the judging period is 5 or more storeys)

Stages

There are three stages that can be achieved in the competition. Please scroll down to learn more about each one.

 
1

Commended

The top-scoring sites in each category based on the multiple inspection visits carried out by NHBC Health and Safety advisors will be Commended.

Commended
2

Highly Commended

Highly Commended sites are chosen from the pool of Commended Sites in each category.

Highly Commended
3

National Winners and runners-up

All Highly Commended sites are then reviewed and judged by the independent judging panel. The panel chooses four National Award runners-up, as well as four National Winners from each category.

National Winners

Awards Archive

Welcome to the winners archive where you can find details of past Health and Safety Award winners. If you require winner information from years prior to 2016 then please contact us.

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