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Types of Honours and Awards and Precedence Order

Bravery Awards

The Order of the Medal for Bravery

The Medal for Bravery is awarded to recognise any act of bravery in a single incident. The criteria for the three classes are :

  1. (i) The Medal for Bravery (Gold) (MBG) is awarded for acts of gallantry of the greatest possible heroism or of the most conspicuous courage in circumstances of extreme danger; Medal for Bravery (Gold) (MBG)
  2. (ii) The Medal for Bravery (Silver) (MBS) is awarded for gallantry of an extremely high order; and Medal for Bravery (Silver) (MBS)
  3. (iii) The Medal for Bravery (Bronze) (MBB) is awarded for exemplary acts of gallantry of a lesser standard. Medal for Bravery (Bronze) (MBB)

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