The Macleay Valley Business Awards provides an exceptional opportunity to recognise and reward amazing businesses whose passion, determination and success inspire other businesses and business people.
The Macleay Valley Business Awards are about more than just winning. They are the perfect opportunity for entrants to take a fresh look at their operation and have it assessed by experts.
There are two distinct Award Levels available:
• Local Recognition Awards
• Excellence Awards Aligned to the NSW Business Chamber
Businesses and organisations can enter into more than one category.
All Entrants MUST enter the Local Recognition Awards.
Entrants are encouraged to enter one of the NSW Business Chamber Aligned Awards.
1. Eligibility for Entrants
To be eligible to submit an application you should be a Member of a local business chamber or the NSW Business Chamber or be prepared to join the Macleay Valley Business Chamber.
A business can enter one or more award categories and all entrants MUST enter one of the Local Recognition Awards.
Entrants are encouraged to enter the NSW Chamber Awards as an optional entry.
Members of the Business Chamber Executive cannot enter into an individual award however, they can enter their business into one of the other categories.
All entries must be submitted online www.macleayvalleychamber.com.au2. Eligibility for Voting in Local Recognition Awards
Any individual or business can vote for a Local Recognition Applicant.
There can be only one vote per IP address lodged. You can vote for all Entrants if you wish however you can only vote for a single entrant once.3. Judging Process
A panel of independent experts will assess all entries to the Awards utilising a scoring system adopted by the NSW Business Chamber.
The judges will be recruited from outside the region.
All information supplied to the judging panel will remain confidential.
The decision of the judges will be final.4. Confidentiality
All information supplied by an Entrant will remain confidential however each Entrant will be asked to supply a 100 word description of their business that be used for promotional purposes by the Chamber. By entering the Awards, you agree to have this information used for promotional purposes.5. Social Media
The Macleay Valley Business Chamber will undertake a major social media campaign to promote the Awards through Facebook, Instagram and online. By submitting an application you agree that Macleay Valley Business Chamber can use the 100-word biography of your business in our promotion of the event.6. Communications
By submitting an Awards entry, an entrant understands and agree for the Chamber or our Awards Sponsors may contact entrants in relation to the Awards process or promotions and entrant contact information may be provided to other parties for this purpose.