1. Any organisation (including Public Sector, Education, etc.) located within the Cherwell District administrative boundary, who have local management autonomy, may enter.
  2. Sponsors, suppliers and official supporters of the Cherwell Business Awards are not eligible to enter.
  3. Any entrant may enter a maximum of two of the Business Sector Awards and the Business Person Award.
  4. Nominations must be made by 20 December 2019.  Applications must be received by 14 February 2020.
  5. All entrants must agree to be interviewed by a representative of the Award’s Sponsor.
  6. Selection of finalists will take place at the Judging Meeting in March 2020.  Applicants will be informed if they have been shortlisted as a finalist no later than April 2020.
  7. Finalists must be prepared to make themselves available for interview.
  8. All finalists must agree to take part in publicity and to attend the Awards Dinner on Friday 20th November 2020.
  9. All finalists of the 2020 Awards will automatically be considered for Oxfordshire Business Awards (OXBAs), subject to meeting the OBA rules and eligibility.
  10. A list of winners can be obtained after Monday 23rd November 2020 at www.cherwellbusinessawards.co.uk.
  11. All entrants will be notified by email that their application has been received.
  12. The judges’ decision is final. Feedback is not provided.

Updated: April 2020.