Important Dates

Tuesday 26th January 2021

2021 Entries open

Thursday 18th February 2021

BIBAs Bootcamp

Friday 30th April 2021

Application Deadline

Thursday 20th May 2021

Judges Training

Tuesday 1st June 2021

Shortlist announced

Monday 14th June 2021

Judging for:
Most Resilient Business of the Year
Manufacturer of the Year

Tuesday 15th June 2021

Judging for:
Most Resilient Business of the Year
Manufacturer of the Year

Wednesday 16th June 2021

Judging for:
Service Business of the Year
Community Business of the Year

Thursday 17th June 2021

Judging for:
Service Business of the Year
Community Business of the Year

Friday 18th June 2021

Judging for:
Employer of the Year
Global Business of the Year

Monday 21st June 2021

Judging for:
Employer of the Year
Global Business of the Year

Tuesday 22nd June 2021

Judging for:
Green Business of the Year
Construction Business of the Year

Wednesday 23rd June 2021

Judging for:
Green Business of the Year
Construction Business of the Year

Thursday 24th June 2021

Judging for:
Education Establishment of the Year
Apprentice of the Year

Friday 25th June 2021

Judging for:
Education Establishment of the Year
Apprentice of the Year

Monday 28th June 2021

Judging for:
Digital & Marketing Business of the Year
Family Business of the Year

Tuesday 29th June 2021

Judging for:
Digital & Marketing Business of the Year
Family Business of the Year

Wednesday 30th June 2021

Judging for:
Scale Up Business of the Year
Start Up Business of the Year

Thursday 1st July 2021

Judging for:
Scale Up Business of the Year
Start Up Business of the Year

Friday 2nd July 2021

Judging for:
Micro Business of the Year
Small Business of the Year

Monday 5th July 2021

Judging for:
Micro Business of the Year
Small Business of the Year

Tuesday 6th July 2021

Judging for:
Medium Business of the Year
Business of the Year

Wednesday 7th July 2021

Judging for:
Medium Business of the Year
Business of the Year

Friday 9th July 2021

Judging for:
Innovation

Saturday 10th July 2021

Judging for:
Innovation

Friday 17th September 2021

Awards Ceremony date option 1

Friday 26th November 2021

Awards Ceremony date option 2