Nominations are now open for the Uttlesford Business Awards 2023, to celebrate innovation and excellence within the district.

Organised by Uttlesford District Council, there are 12 awards up for grabs across three categories.

The first category is 'Enterprise Uttlesford', with awards for innovation business, rising star, online business and community impact.

'Go Green Uttlesford' offers awards for environmental impact, reduction of single use plastic, energy saving and green construction.

Finally 'Showcase Uttlesford' includes awards for made in Uttlesford, taste of Uttlesford, retailer of the year, and health and beauty.


Cllr Neil Reeve, the district council's portfolio holder for economy and investment, said: "We’re proud to launch these awards, to celebrate the hard-working businesses and individuals in our district and the value they bring to our communities.

"We would encourage people to enter or nominate anyone who they feel deserves to be noticed for their approach to business."

The business awards are free to enter, and online applications are now open.

For more information and to make a nomination go to

The closing date to submit an entry is Sunday, February 19. 

The winners will be announced at a series of award ceremony events, which will offer networking opportunities.