Guidelines

Entry Guidelines 2017

The 2017 Deniliquin Business Excellence Awards consists of 12 Award categories and are open to businesses and their staff, who are Chamber Members and operate in Deniliquin, or within a 75Km  radius of the town. Nominees can enter by completing a nomination form via this website and  following the links provided OR collect, complete and submit a nomination form which is available at  the Chamber office.

Nominations open on Monday 3 April and will close at 5pm on the Monday June 5 2017

A business must have been in business for over 2 years to be eligible to enter the NSW Business Awards categories marked with an *.

Businesses may be nominated for more than one award category and may need to justify their  claims with supportive documentation. Nomination forms must be clearly completed 

Category award winners from the 7 NSWBC categories are able to nominate again at local level, however due to regulations these winners are ineligible to proceed to District and State level for  2017 if they were winners in the same category last year (2016). 

Only original, correctly completed nomination forms will be accepted. All information submitted on nomination forms and  in related correspondence will be treated in the strictest of confidence.

Nominees for the ‘Excellence in Customer Service’ Award will be listed on public voting forms which will be available on the Chamber website, in nominated business’ shopfronts and in the Pastoral  Times newspaper. This category calls for  support from customers and will help with the judges’ choice of determining the winner.

The judges’ decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into. Chamber employees and members of the judging panel, and their families, are ineligible from  entering however due to the complete independent and professional judging process Sponsors are  able to enter categories of which they are not sponsoring.