Key dates

Launch

Tuesday 8 February 2022

Closing Date for Entries

5pm, Monday 28 March 2022

Judging

For sub-regional heats:  w/c 11 April 2022

For Grand Final:  24 June - 25 August 2022

Shortlists Announced

Monday 25 April 2022

Award Dinners

Northumberland & Tyneside Business Awards
Date:  Thursday 26 May 2022
Venue:  Hilton Newcastle Gateshead, Bottle Bank, Gateshead NE8 2AR
Times:  6.30pm Drinks Reception, 11pm Close

Durham, Sunderland & South Tyneside Business Awards
Date:  Thursday 9 June 2022
Venue:  Ramside Hall, Carrville, Durham DH1 1TD
Times:  6.30pm Drinks Reception, 11pm Close

Teesside Business Awards
Date:  Thursday 23 June 2022
Venue:  Middlesbrough College, Dock St, Middlesbrough TS2 1AD
Times:  6.30pm Drinks Reception, 11pm Close

The Grand Final
Date:  Thursday 29 September 2022
Venue:  Grand Marquee, Hardwick Hall Hotel, Sedgefield, Co. Durham, TS21 2EH
Times:  6.30pm Drinks Reception, Midnight Close