Award Announcement

Best eGovernment Website


The Best Government website award is granted to the website that exemplifies an outstanding standard of content, design, accessibility, originality, professionalism and overall site effectiveness.

Entry criteria

  • The applicant must be categorized as a Government Body in the Kingdom of Bahrain.
  • The website must not be cloned from other websites.
  • The website should not use material that violates copyright.
  • The website must be operational and accessible at the time of submission (not under construction). A minor area of the website may be under construction.
  • The website should be accessible on the internet (not via CD) on the date of submission, and accessible via the standard web browser.

Evaluation Criteria

  • Value of the content.
  • Accessibility of the website through multiple channels.
  • Speed and bandwidth sensitivity of the website.
  • Original artwork and legality of the website.
  • Accessibility and User Experience
  • Language support (Arabic, English & others)
  • Provide a communication mechanism with the public.
  • Specific, up to date and relevant content.
  • Personalization & human interactivity.
  • Innovative, distinctive and lateral thinking.
  • Compliance with international standards.
  • Customer support.