Winners of the 2022 York Design Awards will be announced at an awards ceremony on Monday 4th July. Please save the date and join our mailing list to receive an invitation to this free event.


There will be a week-long exhibition of the award entries at York Explore library from 11 to 18 June. Visit the free exhibition and cast your vote for The Press People’s Choice Award and the Young People’s Award (under 18s only).


The Awards cover a wide range of categories including large and small residential development, commercial and public buildings, conservation and restoration projects and open spaces and are open to all projects completed in the last five years.
You can also join the York Design Awards Walking Trails on Friday 17 June, 6pm to 8pm and Saturday 18 June, 10am to 12 noon, as part of the York Festival of Ideas. Visit York Design Award-winning buildings from the first 13 years of the scheme. The free walking trails around the city centre reveal some stunning hidden gems developed and built by those aspiring to the highest quality of design. Tickets are available from 29th April at York Festival of Ideas, York Festival of Ideas.


If you would like to keep up to date about the York Design Awards, please sign up to our e-newsletter


< Back to News

2014 award winners announced

The 2014 Award Winners were announced on 23rd June at the 8th annual awards evening held at the fantastic Nestle Product Technology Centre- an award winner itself last year.

Here are the results:

New Residential Award:
“Beehives” Upper Poppleton

New Non Residential Award:
Vangarde Shopping Park

The John Shannon Conservation Award:
King’s Manor Royal Achievement

Landscape/ The Public Realm- Including Urban Design:
Piazza, York Minster. Also: The Orb, York Minster

Restoration, Reuse & Extension- Including Refurbishment:
88A South Bank Avenue. Also 27 Darnborough Street

Mixed Development Award:
The Star Inn the City. Also: Clifton School and Nursery

Lord Mayor’s Award:
The Star Inn the City

York Press People’s Award:
Derwenthorpe Phase 1 Landscaping

Latest from Twitter