NLA Awards

NLA celebrates the best physical change in the capital through a number of awards programmes each year.

New London Awards

The New London Awards recognise the very best in architecture, planning and development in the capital, including both new and proposed projects across all sectors of the built environment, selected by an international expert jury.

Don't Move, Improve!

Don’t Move, Improve! celebrates London’s best and most innovative home extensions and improvements.  The associated public programme of events and consultations provides free inspiration and advice for the capital’s homeowners and promotes the work of smaller architectural practices and designers. 

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New London Awards 2016 - Shortlist Announced

Over 130 projects across 15 categories have been shortlisted for the New London Awards 2016, recognising the very best new and proposed architecture, planning and development in the capital.

New London Awards 2016 Lunch Bookings Open

Join the capital’s leading decision-makers and professionals across development design, planning and construction at NLA's Annual Lunch on Thursday 7 July and be first to hear the winners of the New London Awards 2016 and New Londoner of the Year presentation.

New London Awards 2016

Shortlist Announced!

NLA's annual New London Awards recognise the very best new architecture, planning and development in the capital.

New London Awards 2015 Winners Announced!

Over 130 projects across 16 categories were shortlisted for the New London Awards 2015, recognising the very best new and proposed architecture, planning and development in the capital.

New London Awards 2015 Shortlist Announced!

Over 130 projects across 16 categories have been shortlisted for the New London Awards 2015, recognising the very best new and proposed architecture, planning and development in the capital.

New London Awards 2014

Winners announced

The New London Awards recognise the very best in architecture, planning and development in the capital.

New London Awards 2013

Winners Announced!

The winners and the New Londoner of theYear were revealed at the NLA Annual Lunch on 11 July 2013.

New London Awards 2012

New London Award 2012 winners were announced at The Guildhall along with a Special Award, the People's choice Award and 'Not-the-Olympics' Special Prize

New London Awards 2011

Winners Announced

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Don’t Move, Improve! 2016

SHORTLIST ANNOUNCED

33 projects have been shortlisted for Don't Move, Improve! showcasing some of the most innovative home extensions in London

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Entries have now closed

An NLA awards programme recognising London’s best-designed and most innovative home extension projects

Don't Move Improve! 2014/15

Winners Announced

A timber-framed extension to a 1960’s estate in Gospel Oak designed by architects Maccreanor Lavington and a light-filled home in Bloomsbury designed by Stiff + Trevillion have been announced as overall winners of New London Architectureʼs fifth annual ʻDonʼt Move, Improve!ʼ awards to find Londonʼs best and most innovative new home improvements.

Don't Move, Improve! 2014/15

Shortlist Announced

Judging has now taken place, and we are pleased to announce that the following projects have been shortlisted:

Don't Move, Improve! 2013/14

Winners Announced

NLA, supported by the British Institute of Interior Design (BIID), Heal’s and RIBA London is once again running Don't Move, Improve! 2013 - a competition, now in its fourth year, to find the best and most innovative home extensions, small office conversions andinterior design in London.

Don't Move, Improve! 2013/14

Shortlist Announced

NLA, supported by the British Institute of Interior Design (BIID), Heal’s and RIBA London is once again running Don't Move, Improve! 2013 - a competition, now in its fourth year, to find the best and most innovative home extensions, small office conversions andinterior design in London

Don't Move, Improve! 2011/12

Winners Announced

This year 72 schemes were shortlisted, architects and homeowners from across Greater London were invited to submit their most innovative and well-designed home extension, interior design and small office conversion projects completed within the last three years.

Don't Move, Improve! 2010/11

Winners Announced

An NLA competition in its second year to find the capital's best designed and most innovative home extensions and small office conversions.

Don't Move, Improve! 2009/10

Winners Announced

There were 32 shortlisted and winning schemes, demonstrating a wide range of approaches to extending your home, including basement excavations, rooftop extensions, innovative mezzanine insertions, and entire retrofitting projects, which use a range of materials at a variety of budgets.