Terms, conditions and guidance on completing your nomination


  • It is free to enter the East Sussex Business Awards
  • Sponsors are ineligible to enter
  • You must be a member of ACES (the Alliance of Chambers in East Sussex) which includes Battle, Bexhill, Crowborough, Eastbourne, the FSB, Hailsham, Hastings, Heathfield, Lewes, Newhaven, Peacehaven, Seaford, Uckfield and Sussex Chamber. Click HERE to check to see if you are part of ACES
  • Entries will be accepted from companies, teams, organisations or third parties


  • Nominations should relate to the period between March 2018 and April 2019
  • Nominations close at 11pm, Monday 26th August 2019
  • Shortlist nominations will be contacted by a representative of the awards team
  • Nominations should be completed and submitted in full
  • Business can be nominated under more than one category; a separate application form is needed for each category
  • Nominations can be made HERE
  • Entries can be emailed - please use the headings provided and send your nomination to info@edeal.org.uk


  • The judges decision is final and feedback is not provided
  • Awards may be withdrawn if there are a lack of entries
  • Judges may seek clarification on your nomination

The Night

  • Finalists may be asked to take part in publicity to promote the event
  • Photographs/video footage will be taken at the awards evening
  • The winners will be announced on the evening
  • Shortlisted candidates will be able to promote their nomination on promotional materials using a logo supplied
  • Book your tickets now - tables are expected to sell out quickly

Data Protection

  • Information supplied by be held by Edeal Enterprise Agency on behalf of ACES and stored online. Full details of our GDPR policy can be found HERE
  • By entering these awards, under GDPR you are deemed to have legitimate interest in the East Sussex Business Awards and will be contacted for marketing purposes about the event. Your information will not be passed onto any third parties
  • By entering these awards you agree for photographs/video footage to be published
  • By entering these awards you agree to accept these terms and conditions

2019 Sponsors

ACES Chambers