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At the heart of the SGD Awards is  an independent panel of Judges drawn from across the industry.  The judges are respected experts including designers, academics, journalists and horticultural professionals.  Read more>

If you have any questions regarding sponsorship or need more information on award categories or details of how to apply for an award please contact the SGD Head Office .  Read more


The SGD Awards 2016

The SGD Awards is supported by a number of generous sponsors without whom the Awards scheme could not run.  We welcome their continued support and are delighted to welcome a number of new sponsors this year.  Read more>


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2015 Finalists


The Lifetime Achievement Award

The finalists in the SGD Awards 2015 have been announced. Find out which projects and designers made the shortlist and who will be competing for the coveted titles this year.  Read more


The Lifetime Achievement Award was  gifted by the SGD Council to Robin Williams FSGD in 2015 for his  outstanding contribution to the landscape and garden design profession. Read More>


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Designer John Moreland FSGD Retired - Contractor David Preston & Sons,  Designer Charlotte Rowe MSGD - Contractor Hammersmith & Chiswick Landscapes - ©Marianne Majerus,

Designer James Basson MSGD,  Project Greenwood Theatre Pocket Park - Designer Joe Swift MSGD - Contractor Gardenlink ©Mickey Lee,  Designer John Wyer FSGD ©Allan Pollok-Morris

Designer Keith Pocock MSGD - Contractor Landform Consultants ©Stephen Worcester,  Designer Stuart Craine MSGD - ©Marianne Majerus - Sculpture by Max Woodruff



Designer Katherine Roper MSGD - Contractor Paragon Gardens, Arabella St John Parker, Designer Stuart Craine MSGD ©Marianne Majerus - Sculpture by Max Woodruff, Designer John Wyer FSGD  ©Allan Pollok-Morris, Designer Cleve West MSGD


Project Greenwood Theatre Pocket Park - Designer Joe Swift MSGD - ©Mickey Lee,   Designer James Basson MSGD,  Designer Robin William FSGD,  Designer Keith Pocock MSGD - Contractor Landform Consultants - ©Stephen Worcester, Designer Josh Ward - © Josh Ward Garden Design - Contractor Buffalo Landscapes

Award Categories 2016

With categories ranging from planting & hardscape to international and public spaces, the SGD Awards offer something for everyone.  Several news categories for 2016 mean the Awards are more accessible than ever. Read more>

SPONSORS 1. SGD International Award 2015 - Finalist - James 4. SGD Medium Residential Garden Award 2015 - Fina 10 SGD Future Designer Award - Finalist - Josh War Link button Joe Swift MSGD - Greenwood Theatre Pocket Park x182

2015 Winners

The winners of the 19 Awards were announced at the SGD Awards Ceremony 29 January 2016.  Find out which designers took the top awards and what the judges said about the winning gardens. Read more>

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Please read the Awards Entry information Document before you enter the SGD Awards, This document includes important information on who can enter, rules of entry and details of what materials to submit for each category. Read more>

How to Enter

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Main Awards Entries early bird closes 22 April, Student Awards Entries early bird 22 July.  The shortlists are announced in August & October. Ceremony  - January 2017.   Read more>

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