Important Dates

2020 BIBAs & applications open

Tuesday 28th January


BIBAs Bootcamp

Thursday 6th February  
10.00am-12.30pm
NWL Chamber Fylde Coast Office, 1-2 Lockheed Court, Amy Johnson Way, Blackpool Business Park, Blackpool, FY2 4RN – (click HERE to book)


Applications deadline

Friday 27th March


Judges Training

Tuesday 21st April – 9.30am – 12.30pm


Shortlist Informed

April 


Interviews – Shortlist

1st Round Interviews 
These interviews are held at the Chamber’s Fylde Coast Office, 1-2 Lockheed Court, Amy Johnson Way, Blackpool Business Park, Blackpool, FY4 2RN

Manufacturer of the Year 11th May
Exporter of the Year 11th May
Service Business of the Year 12th May
Small Business of the Year 12th May&
New Business of the Year 13th May
Micro Business of the Year 13th May
Employer of the Year 14th May
Family Business of the Year 14th May
Community Business of the Year 15th May
Green Business of the Year 15th May
Construction Business of the Year 18th May
Transport Business of the Year 18th May
Leisure & Tourism Business of the Year 19th May
Professional Service Business of the Year 19th May
Digital & Marketing Business of the Year 20th May
Engineering Business of the Year 20th May
Growth Business of the Year 21st May
Innovative Business of the Year 21st May
Medium Business of the Year 22nd May
Business of the Year 22nd May

Finalists Informed

Monday 3rd June


BIBAs on Tour Interviews

These take place at your business premises

Manufacturer of the Year 8th June
Service Business of the Year 9th June
Community Business of the Year 10th June
Employer of the Year 11th June
Exporter of the Year 12th June
Green Business of the Year 15th June
Construction Business of the Year 16th June
Leisure & Tourism Business of the Year 16th June
Digital & Marketing Business of the Year 18th June
Family Business of the Year 19th June
Growth Business of the Year 22nd June
Innovative Business of the Year 23rd June
Professional Service Business of the Year 24th June
New Business of the Year 25th June
Micro Business of the Year 26th June
Small Business of the Year 29th June
Medium Business of the Year 30th June
Business of the Year 1st July
Transport Business of the Year 2nd July
Engineering Business of the Year 3rd July

If you want to give your business a bigger competitive edge, enter the BIBAs today.

Closing Date: 27th March 2020