This awards have been introduced in response to the comments received following the 2008 awards.

Criteria for Long Service Award:

They must be current members of the EBCS with no gaps in membership and have given dedicated service for at least 15 years continuous service. In all cases the nominations must be accompanied by the relevant documentary evidence on the official form in evidence of their support. The names of all members worthy of these awards in 2019/2020 must reach the Honorary Secretary by the 28th February 2020 in order that they can be processed, approved and then recognised at the AGM. The completed and signed forms will need to be posted to the EBCS Hon Secretary.