Council tenants gardening competition

You can enter our gardening competition if you are a council tenant within the Hull City Council boundary.

You must also meet the following criteria to enter the competition -

  • have done the gardening yourself
  • only submit one entry per household
  • communal gardens must be shared by more than one property

Categories and judging

The judging is split into East, West and North Hull with prizes awarded in the following categories - 

  • best council tenant garden individual garden
    • area winner
    • overall winner
  • best council tenant communal garden
    • area winner
    • overall winner

The judges are looking for - 

  • original ideas and design
  • colourful and bright displays
  • quality of plants
  • imaginative use of available space

How to enter

If you would like to enter the competition fill in the application form below and return it to us by -


Key dates

Task Date
Entry closing date Friday 20 July
Judging Begins Monday 6 August
Prizes Monday 22 October - tenants forum meeting


We may use photographs of garden competition entries in future publicity and publications including on our website and in newsletters.