Broadland District Council

Blue Plaque Scheme Application Form

Online Form: Blue Plaque Scheme

Online Form: Blue Plaque Scheme

To be eligible for a blue plaque the nomination must meet the following criteria:

  • The individual or group of people being commemorated must have been dead for at least fifty years AND must be connected with the Broadland area in some way
  • The nominee/s must have had a significant impact on either the local or national community for the greater good, and documented evidence must be available
  • Some historical references must be supplied with the application to assist Broadland District Councilís researchers to establish facts.
  • There should be no other plaque already in place in the UK to commemorate the person or group
  • The property to host the plaque should have a direct link with the person nominated, and be the original building they would have been familiar with. Alternatively a local public space should be available for placing the plaque
  • The property or local public space nominated to display the plaque must be within the Broadland area
  • No more than two plaques are allowed on one building, and there should be at least 20 metres between any two plaques
  • A maximum of one plaque can be erected per person nominated