The 2022 Buckinghamshire Business Awards will be open for entries from March 2022

Showcasing Buckinghamshire

We are delighted that in 2022, we will again be celebrating the achievements of our county’s businesses at a glittering ceremony held at The Aylesbury Waterside Theatre.

The Buckinghamshire Business Awards are an opportunity for local businesses to show that they are leaders in their field who excel through hard work and entrepreneurial vision. Each winner and finalist embodies the spirit of entrepreneurship that makes Buckinghamshire renowned for success. Together, they all show that nobody does business like Buckinghamshire. Entries for the 2022 Buckinghamshire Business Awards are open from March 2022 and winners will be announced at the Awards Ceremony in September 2022

Be inspired by the 2021 winners!

Take a look at the winners and finalists from the 2021 awards.

What you need to know


Buckinghamshire’s most prestigious business awards will be opening for entries in March 2022, so if you are looking to showcase your business as the best of the best, make sure you are ready to enter.

Key dates for your diary

March 2022 Open for entries
16th May 2022 Closing date for entries
 28th July 2022 Finalists announced
September 2022 Winners announced at a ceremony at Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Terms and conditions

Please click here to download the terms and conditions.

Frequently asked questions

Below are the most commonly asked questions. Click on a question to expand. 

The deadline for entry is 9am on 16th May 2022

All entries must be made online using our new online entry system.

The awards are free to enter.

  1. Entry is via our online entry system only, from which shortlists will be decided.
  2. Shortlisted organisations will be visited by a judge at their premises if possible, or via an online platform.
  3. From the shortlist, finalists will be selected after a review by our panel of independent judges.
  4. Finalists will be notified on Thursday 28th July 2022.
  5. Winners will be announced at the Awards Ceremony at The Aylesbury Waterside Theatre in September 2022.

Any registered private sector organisation or company of any size located within Buckinghamshire which has been trading for at least 12 months is eligible to enter the awards. If your organisation is part of a larger business or a franchise, your organisation must function as a separate business unit in the county of Buckinghamshire. 

All entries are confidential and will only be viewed by the judges and Buckinghamshire Business First. All judges sign a non-disclosure agreement prior to judging and any paper copies of entry information will be confidentially destroyed after the awards ceremony. 

The Buckinghamshire Business Awards are organised by Buckinghamshire Business First and any questions should be directed to the team at or on 01494 927130.

We are delighted to confirm that we will be holding an in-person Awards Ceremony in September 2022 at the Aylesbury Waterside Theatre. Finalists will receive one complimentary ticket to attend the ceremony and can purchase additional tickets to make it a night to remember for their whole company. Winners in all categories will be announced at the ceremony where they will receive a bespoke trophy and certificate.

Tickets to the ceremony will go on sale from Thursday 28th July 2022. Finalists will receive one complimentary ticket for each category in which they are a selected as a finalist. Further tickets can be purchased.

2022 Award Categories

We will be announcing the 2022 awards categories in March 2022.

2022 Sponsors

Sponsoring the 2022 Buckinghamshire Business Awards

Interested in becoming a sponsor? Take a look at our Sponsorship packages or email for more information.