The Workplace Health & Wellbeing Award is one of the categories of the Health & Wellbeing Awards.

This Award is an opportunity for employers to show their commitment to the health and wellbeing of their workforce through the application of the following core principles of the national Workplace Wellbeing Charter.


Award criteria

Entered projects and programmes should demonstrate:

  • Leadership that understands and believe in the value of a healthy workplace and is also fully engaged with a range of programmes and support mechanisms
  • Health and wellbeing is embedded within the organisational culture and there is an active encouragement of positive lifestyle choices
  • Effective means of communication which meet the needs of employees
  • An understanding of and a distinction made between HR, occupational health and a workplace health programme

Category winners have the opportunity to be selected for the prestigious Public Health Minister’s Award, while all finalists are considered for two special commendations given by Public Health England (PHE).

The winners are announced at the annual RSPH Awards ceremony.