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The Industry Awards are back for 2020!

Industry awards 2020

The Industry Awards team are excited to announce that we’re back for 2020!

This year has been challenging for all of us, and the Awards will be the perfect opportunity to celebrate the hard work, dedication and essential services our industries provide.

New location

This year, The Industry Awards will be returning to Auckland. Get ready for a glamourous event, celebrating the best business, training and creative talent in New Zealand’s hair, beauty and barbering industries.

New Training Awards

This year, we’re introducing separate Apprentice of the Year categories, meaning there’ll be individual Hairdressing, Barbering and Beauty Apprentices of the Year. We’re also introducing an Industry Assessor of the Year category. With more awards, there’s even more to celebrate!

Entry fees

Our entry fees are the same as last year. Here’s a reminder of how they work:

  • There are different entry fees for individuals and businesses (i.e. salons, spas and shops).
  • You can choose to enter one category or multiple categories.
  • If you choose to enter multiple, you’re welcome to enter a mixture of business, training and creative categories.

Entry fees for individuals:

  • One category: $99+GST
  • Multiple categories: $199+GST
  • Students and HITO apprentices do not pay an entry fee.

Entry fees for businesses:

  • One category: $149+GST
  • Multiple categories: $249+GST

How to enter

Entering is easy, just follow these steps:

  1. Get ready
    Check out the award categories and download the entry forms for each category you’d like to enter. Read through the entry forms to learn about entry requirements and judging criteria so you can get to work on creating an award winning entry!
  2. Enter
    Send in your entries along with your completed entry forms. Entries must be received by 31 August 2020. 
  3. Pay
    Pay your entry fees by 4 September 2020. Online payment is preferred, simply click the links below. Contact us if you need an alternative payment arrangement.

Finalist announcement

Follow The Industry Awards on Facebook so you’re the first to hear about our finalists. They’ll be announced by the end of September 2020.

Join us at The Industry Awards

The winners will be announced at The Industry Awards celebration on 8 November 2020 in Auckland. Tickets will go on sale in September.For more information about The Industry Awards or to keep up to date with news and announcements, keep checking our website and follow us on Facebook and Instagram.

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