Important Dates

Saturday 15th January 2022

Entries Open

Thursday 17th February 2022

BIBAs Applicant Bootcamp

Friday 8th April 2022

BIBAs closes for applications

Thursday 19th May 2022

Judges Training

Monday 6th June 2022

Finalists interview dates
Judging for:
  • Micro Business of the Year
  • Small Business of the Year

Tuesday 7th June 2022

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

Wednesday 8th June 2022

Judging for:
  • Innovative Business of the Year
  • Leisure & Tourism Business of the Year

Thursday 9th June 2022

Judging for:
  • Innovative Business of the Year
  • Leisure & Tourism Business of the Year

Monday 13th June 2022

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

Tuesday 14th June 2022

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

Wednesday 15th June 2022

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

Thursday 16th June 2022

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

Friday 17th June 2022

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

Monday 20th June 2022

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

Tuesday 21st June 2022

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

Wednesday 22nd June 2022

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

Thursday 23rd June 2022

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

Friday 24th June 2022

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

Monday 27th June 2022

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

Tuesday 28th June 2022

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

Wednesday 29th June 2022

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

Thursday 30th June 2022

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

Friday 1st July 2022

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

Monday 4th July 2022

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

Friday 16th September 2022

Awards Ceremony