Stephenson&Turner's Wellington Design Studio has been awarded Merit in the Green Property category of the 2012 New Zealand Property Council Awards. At a gala event held in Auckland on Friday 8 June, the 6 Star Green Star fitout was recognised by the judges in a highly competitive category that included Te Honongo - Christchurch's Civic Building, as well as the S&T designed MPI (formerly MAF) Multipurpose Building. 

The Design Studio was also a finalist in the Commercial Office category which was won by Te Honongo. The MPI Building was a finalist in the Special Purposes category as well which was won by the North Shore Hospital Lake View extension.

The Supreme Award for 2012 was presented to the Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki by the Honorable Steven Joyce.