Land Use and Development

Manitoba Planning Excellence Awards

With the growing concerns surrounding the outbreak of COVID-19, Manitoba Municipal and Northern Relations has made the difficult decision to cancel the 2020 Manitoba Planning Excellence Awards Program.
The awards ceremony was proposed to take place during the Manitoba Planning Conference in May 2020 which has also been cancelled.
If you require further information about the cancellation of the awards program, please contact the Community Planning Branch, Manitoba Municipal and Northern Relations at (204) 346-6245 or (204) 945-4988, or e-mail:
Our sincere apology for any inconvenience this may cause.
The Manitoba Planning Excellence Awards acknowledges individuals, organizations, companies and Manitoba municipalities who have contributed to improving the wellbeing of Manitoba communities through high quality planning initiatives. The Awards promote outstanding planning practice, planning processes and design guided by sustainable development principles to ensure strong, healthy and well-managed communities across the Province.
Up to three Awards, plus Honorable Mentions, may be granted. Nominations must meet all Award conditions outlined in the Application Form.
To nominate a project for recognition in the 2020 Planning Excellence Awards, anyone may submit an entry on behalf of themselves or another individual, organization, company or planning authority. To do so, please complete the application form and send the package to the Community Planning Division of the Department of Municipal and Northern Relations as instructed below.
The deadline for submissions is March 23, 2020. Award winners will be announced at the 2020 Manitoba Planning Conference in Winnipeg, May 13 to 15, 2020.
For further information, please call at 204-346-6245 or 304-945-4988 or email:

Awards Archives

A list of past Award winners and Honourable Mentions are posted below for your reference: