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Could YOU be the next BII Licensee of the Year?

Have you got what it takes? Do you know someone who does?


Licensees can either register themselves or be nominated by a third party; this can be customers, colleagues, pub companies and breweries or even fellow operators.

Nominations are very quick and easy to submit, and with the fantastic publicity, prestige, and prizes in store for the victor - it may be the best thing you ever decide to do!

All of the finalists will be awarded trophies at the BII Summer Event on the 5th June 2018, where the winner will also be crowned. 




Licensee of the Year Award prizes include:

  • Two tickets and accommodation for the finalists to attend our Summer Event where the winner is crowned
  • A year's Sky Sports subscription for their pub
  • Study trip with accommodation for two in Amsterdam (courtesy of Heineken)
  • Up to £500 towards a party for your staff to celebrate
  • Lifetime membership of the BII - with all the benefits that brings
  • PR support from the BII for your business
  • An invitation to speak at BII Events as an Ambassador


Terms and Conditions:

  • Applicant must be an APLH holder, main licensee of the business and submit a copy of their Personal License
  • Applicant must have been in the business for a minimum of two consecutive years and be able to produce 2 years’ worth of audited accounts when requested
  • Applicant accepts that the winner becomes an ambassador for the BII and commits to a minimum of 4 public speaking occasions in the 12 months following their award
  • Applicant consents to an ‘audit’ of their social media and online presence as part of the pre-qualification application process
  • Judges decision is final

Don't just take our word for it...

Take a virtual tour of The Castle at Edgehill with our Licensee of the Year 2017, Mark Higgs!

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