FAQS

Frequently Asked Questions

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When is the awards ceremony?

The ceremony will be held on Saturday 4 April 2020. You will be able to book your table in February once the shortlist has been announced.
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What is the deadline to submit an entry to the Optician Awards 2020?

Entries for the Optician Awards 2020 are now closed.
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Will I be able to collect my samples after the judging period?

Samples will not be returned but collection may be arranged after judging. Please speak to the awards team at the time of entry.
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What happens after I have submitted my entries?

Once you have submitted your entries, they will be processed by the awards team ready for judging. Judging takes place at the end of January and the shortlist will be announced shortly after.
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Who are the judges?

The Optician Awards will be judged by a panel of experts specialising in different areas of optometry and the optical industry.
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When will I know whether my company has been shortlisted?

You will receive an email notifying you of the outcome of your entry(ies). The full shortlist will be published on this website in mid-February.
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When will I find out if my company has won?

The announcement of the winners will be made at the Optician Awards Ceremony at the Hilton Birmingham Metropole on 4th April 2020.
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How do I buy tickets for the dinner?

Tickets for the dinner will be available to buy once the shortlist has been announced in the middle of February.
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What is your cancellation policy?

Please click here to read our terms and conditions