Nomination for Samoa Honours and Awards

The public is hereby invited to submit nominations of persons deemed eligible to receive an honour or award subscribed under the Samoa Honours and Award Act 1999.

The person being nominated can either be a Citizen of Samoa in accordance with the Citizenship Act 2004, or of another nationality but who qualify under the following determinations.

Recipients of honours or awards will be determined in respect of a nominee’s meritorious achievement or service rendered to and on behalf of the people, the community or the nation of Samoa which is considered above and beyond the normal execution of duties in the various fields stipulated in the Act.

Nomination Forms and Explanatory Guidelines can be obtained via the following:

  1. Uplift forms from the Ministry of the Prime Minister & Cabinet, 4th Floor – FMFM II Building, APIA.
  2. Download forms from the Honours and Awards (HAC) Website (
  3. For more information contact Elena Ainuu (+685 22896), Faaiuaso Samoa (+685 23205) or the undersigned.

Deadline for receipt of Nomination Forms: WEDNESDAY 31 August 2016

Please address all nomination forms to:

The Secretary
Honours and Awards Committee
Ministry of the Prime Minister & Cabinet
Level 4, FMFM II Building

Respectfully submitted

Afioga Agafili Shem Leo
CEO/Secretary HAC