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Terms & Conditions

General entry rules:

You may enter up to 3 different categories, each entry must be submitted separately.

All entries must be submitted online via the NNBN website.

The competition is open to all businesses, charities and organisations within Northamptonshire. (See a full list here)

A sponsor cannot enter an award in the category that they are sponsoring.

The comments made on your application form should be accurate to the best of your knowledge.

Each entrant agrees if they are lucky enough to become a finalist, to purchase at least 2 tickets for the Awards ceremony and agree to attend or send a representative if they cannot attend. Under exceptional circumstances we can assess individual cases requiring more than 2 tickets. This applies even if you are entering more than category.

If after all finalists have purchased their 2 allocated tickets for the Awards night and there are tickets left over, finalists have the opportunity to purchase more tickets when they are released on general sale.

The NNBN Awards admin team reserve the right to refuse an application.

The NNBN Awards admin team reserve the right to move your application to another category.

Entrants must be available for consultation with the NNBN Awards admin team should the need arise.

By entering the awards you agree to partake in publicity of the awards, including the use of any images and video taken on the evening.

Should a category not receive sufficient entries, it will be withdrawn from the Awards Ceremony.

Entry is completed solely on your application form  which will then be judged by our panel of independent judges.

Closing date for entries is 30th June 12 Midday.

We reserve the right to extend the deadline.

All finalists will be required to attend the Awards ceremony evening at their own cost.

The cost of tickets are £75 each.

The NNBN Awards Ceremony takes place on Friday 6th October 2023.

Refund policy – 50% of ticket cost will be refunded 30 days before the event, thereafter no refund can be made.

By entering the awards, you authorise us to use personal data collected during the registration process for the purposes of administering the awards. Your data will not be passed to any third party organization. If you wish to opt out please email hello@nnbnawards.co.uk Please view our privacy policy here.

How the judging process will work?:

  • The awards will open to enter 3rd April 2023.
  • All entries will need to complete the questionnaire through the website and submit evidence required.
  • Our Judges will score elements of each entry with a scoring system between 1-10.
  • Each element score will be added together.
  • In August, all finalists will be announced and tickets will go on sale for the awards night.
  • Winners will be announced at the awards ceremony.

If you have any questions about the NNBN Awards please contact us on hello@nnbnawards.co.uk or call 01536 648383