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Entries are open for the British Independent Garage of the Year Awards 2022!

Entries are open for the British Independent Garage of the Year Awards 2022!

03 November 2021

The IGA’s long-awaited inaugural British Independent Garage of the Year awards are open for entries!

Held in association with the iconic British Motor Show, the ceremony will take place on Friday 19th August 2022 at Farnborough International Exhibition & Conference Centre, and will shine a light on Britain’s best and brightest independent garages and technicians.

Why Enter the BIG Awards?

All shortlisted garages will receive two complimentary tickets to an extraordinary evening of entertainment, celebration and dancing on Friday 19th August 2022 at Farnborough International Exhibition & Conference Centre.

Tickets are available for £75 + VAT per person and include a 4 day ticket to The British Motor Show 2022, so you can treat your team to a great night out whether you are shortlisted or not, then stay for the weekend to celebrate all things motoring.

BIG award winners will receive a trophy and recognition from the UK’s largest trade body for independent garages, plus industry-wide press coverage, marketing and business opportunities galore, helping to attract both new customers and the best talent to their garage. Enter now and you could be one of our first BIG winners!

Click Here to Enter Your Garage!

Categories

  • Independent Garage of the Year – Overall
  • Independent Garage of the Year – Large
  • Independent Garage of the Year – Small
  • Customer Service Award
  • Communication Award
  • Community Engagement Award
  • Innovation Award
  • Outstanding Achievement Award
  • Training & Development Award
  • Environmental Award
  • EV Specialist Award
  • Consumer Choice Award
  • Business Improvement Award
  • Individual Contribution Award

About The BIG Awards

As the UK’s largest representative trade body for independent garages, we felt it was time independents got the recognition they deserve with awards truly created by the industry, for the industry. The BIG Awards are open to all and will recognise garages across the length and breadth of Britain, with categories highlighting all aspects of running a successful, local garage business.

We have designed awards with meaning that garages can take pride in, as well as creating a fun awards evening that’s welcoming and enjoyable for workshops and teams of all sizes. You won’t want to miss the industry night of the year. To book tickets to the BIG Awards, please call 01788 225 908.

To find out what the judges are looking for in each category and to enter your garage, visit:

theBIGawards.org.uk

The BIG Awards are held in association with the British Motor Show, and are supported by our headline sponsor Allianz, the UK’s largest insurance provider. Industry sponsors also include A J Gallagher, HR Manager, MILS, Opus IV, Skills & Education Group, Snap-on, Solera Autodata, Spiral Utilities and Trust My Garage.