Belfast Business Awards - Recognising Excellence

Belfast Business Awards: Terms and Conditions

Recognising Excellence

Terms and Conditions

Terms and Conditions for all entrants

  • Please read through each category to ensure that you are entering the most appropriate award for your business.
  • Entries can be submitted between the date Tuesday 29th January 2019 through to midnight, Friday 22nd March 2019. Late entries will not be accepted.
  • To enter the Belfast Business Awards 2019, you MUST be a business based in the Belfast Council area with a head office or business premises in Belfast OR you must be a member of Belfast Chamber of Trade and Commerce. Entries from businesses outside of this criteria will NOT be accepted.
  • Each entry will be submitted to an online, independent panel of judges. All scores are the collated and this will produce a short-list of entrants for each category.
  • The short-listed finalists will be further judged by either an interview panel or mystery audit. The final outcomes of this stage of judging will determine the category winners.
  • A copy of each of your award entries will be emailed back to you for your own records.
  • Judging will commence as soon as the closing date has passed.
  • Each entry will be submitted to an online, independent panel of judges. All scores are then collated and this will produce a shortlist of entrants for each category.
  • The short-listed entrants will be further judged by either an interview panel or a mystery audit. The final outcomes of this stage of judging will determine the category winners.
  • The winners will only be informed via formal announcement at the Gala night on Friday 10th May 2019 in Titanic Belfast.
  • It is anticipated that all short-listed finalists will be informed via email on Monday 1st April 2019.
  • THE JUDGES DECISION IS FINAL AND NO CORRESPONDENCE WILL BE ENTERED INTO
Key Dates for 2019
Online entry opens:

Tuesday 29th January 2019

Closing date for all entries:

Midnight on Friday 22nd March 2019

Judging commences:

Saturday 23rd March 2019

Shortlist announced:

Monday 1st April 2019

Finalist interviews:

Monday 8th April 2019 through to Monday 15th April 2019

Gala night details for 2019
Gala Awards Night:

Friday 10th May 2019

Venue:

Titanic Belfast

Hosts:

Pete Snodden and Sarah Travers

Cost:

£95 + VAT per head (Members) £115 + VAT (Non-members)

Dress Code:

Black Tie / Formal

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