Hartlepool Business Awards

The Awards

The Hartlepool Business Awards have now become an annual event with the full support of the Hartlepool Business Forum. The prestigious Awards Dinner will be held at the Borough Hall, Hartlepool on Thursday, May 11th, 2017. 

How to Enter

Follow the simple online application instructions for the Hartlepool Business Awards here. If shortlisted, the judging panel may arrange a visit to discuss your business in more detail. Shortlisted companies will be offered two complimentary tickets for the Dinner where you’ll find out if you have been chosen as the winner in your category which carries a prize to the value of £1000.

Entries restricted to THREE categories ONLY.

Business of the Year will be chosen from category winners which attracts a £1000 prize. Closing date is  Friday 24th March 2017.

The Dinner

An evening of celebration of achievements with a variety of entertainment. Tickets for the three course dinner are just £40 each if purchased before April 1st, 2016 then £45 afterwards. You can reserve yours by contacting :

T: 01429 404038  E:

Award Category Sponsor Prize
Service Sector  Tilly, Bailey & Irvine £500 cash
Manufacturer of the Year Waltons Clark Whitehill £500 cash
Community Hartlepool Mail £500 cash
Business Leader of the Year Hartlepool Business Forum Award
Tourism, Leisure and Hospitality Passport Group £500 cash
Creative Industries CCAD £500 cash
Young Entrepreneur The Gus Robinson Foundation £500 Cash
Most Promising New Business Beaumont Consulting/Hartlepool Enterprise Centre £500 cash
Investment in Training Hartlepool College of Further Education £500 cash
Best Small Business Federation of Small Businesses £500 cash
Overall Business of the Year The Gus Robinson Foundation £1000 cash