What is the closing date for entries?
The closing date will be 11.59pm on 26 November 2021. Please note that samples must reach us by 3rd December 2021.
Please note that the early-bird entry rate has expired. For entries submitted on or before 26 November 2021, the entry fee is £170 +VAT per entry.
How much does it cost to enter?
The early-bird entry rate is £140 +VAT per entry, please note this rate expires on 1st September 2021.
For entries submitted on or before 12th November 2021, the entry fee is £170 +VAT per entry.
Entries to Trainee of the year are free.
Who is eligible to enter?
What is the eligibility period?
Performance Awards - The entering companies must have been consistently trading solvently since 1st July 2019. Other date periods apply depending on the category you are entering so please check the full rules here.
Quality Awards - entries must be commercial production runs and must have been printed or produced since 1st July 2019 (the period has been extended for the 2022 awards due to the impact of the Coronavirus pandemic). Full rules can be found here.
Which category should I enter? How do I know if it is suitable?
Can the same entry be entered into more than one category?
Do I need to get client approval to submit one of their jobs?
How many copies of my samples should I send?
Should I label up my samples?
Will I be able to collect my supporting material after the Awards?
Do we need to submit a paper copy of our submission?
How do I amend an existing entry?
What is your confidentiality policy for entries?
When will the final shortlist be announced?
When will the judging take place?
When will the results be announced?