The DAC administers the Design Awards Scheme, which recognises excellence in design and craftsmanship, and to encourage the commissioning of individual designs rather than resorting to standard catalogue items.
The scheme applies to everything which requires faculty consent, from small items such as candlesticks and light fittings, to stained glass, memorials, sculpture, paintings, furniture, etc., through to reordering schemes, whole building developments, cremated-remains areas in churchyards, or tree planting project
Applications for 2024 scheme.
Projects completed between 1st January 2022 and 31st December 2023 will be accepted. If you would like to enter the 2024 Design Awards please download an application form below or complete the online form.
St Mary’s Church Maldon – Installation of a new organ and gallery
The Church of St John the Baptist, Epping New St Francis stained glass window in the north chancel chapel
St Mary’s Church, Wivenhoe New extension
St Mary’s Church, Little Parndon – New gateway into the churchyard and overthrow