How it works



entry deadline



Shortlist announced

Thursday 18 February 2021


live-streamed ceremony

Thursday 18 march 2021

From Monday 2 November to Sunday 31 January, companies from across the air conditioning and refrigeration industry are invited to submit an entry in the ACR News Awards – and it couldn’t be easier to put yourself in the running!

  • You can enter your company, one of your employees or yourself into any relevant category(s)
  • You can also nominate another outstanding company(s) or individual(s) for an award using the same online portal
  • Entries and nominations are quick, easy and completely free of charge
  • Entries and nominations must be submitted by Sunday 10 January 2021
  • Subject to meeting the necessary criteria, each entry and nomination will proceed to the decision-making stage

Subject to meeting the necessary criteria, each entry and nomination will proceed to the decision-making stage.

This year, the shortlists and winners in each category will be determined by an independent judging panel.

Each judge has been specially selected for their unrivalled industry expertise and knowledge, which will prove invaluable as they critique each and every entry to decide who is most worthy of a prestigious industry accolade.

Full details of the judging panel will be announced shortly.

The shortlists will be announced on Thursday 18 February 2021.

The live-streamed ACR News Awards ceremony will take place on Thursday 18 March 2021.

The ceremony will be a showcase of the most innovative products, exceptional companies and outstanding individuals that are key to the success of the sector. 

The live-stream will be hosted right here on the ACR News Awards website, and with no need for purchasing tickets or taking time out of the office – it will be a chance for even more industry professionals to be a part of it. If you’re in the running, this is a unique opportunity to have your whole team present for the celebration of all of their hard work and dedication. 

Full details of the live streamed ACR News Awards ceremony will be announced in due course.