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 Sunday 6th January 2019.  Applications must be received by Thursday 31st January 2019.
  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 2019.  Applicants will be informed if they have been shortlisted as a finalist no later than Friday 29th March 2019.
  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 10th May 2019.
  9. All finalists of the 2019 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 13th May 2019 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: November 2018.