Awarded annually in May
Determined and awarded by Brampton Fire & Emergency Services. Nominations will be accepted for the Award of Valour where an individual, or individuals, voluntarily risked their own life/lives while performing a heroic act to save the life of another person. A citizen of Brampton must have performed the heroic act or an individual from another municipality must have performed the act within the City of Brampton.
There are strict guidelines to be considered when bestowing this prestigious award. When, in the opinion of the Selection Committee, the act of heroism does not meet the criteria for the Award of Valour, the individual(s) will be considered for an Inspirational Award.