How to enter

The Constructing Excellence SECBE Awards 2022 are free to enter & win. Entering is easy!

Key dates for 2022:

  • Entries close: Mon 21 February 2022
  • Judging: Wed-Thurs 6-7 April 2022
  • Awards Ceremony: Thurs 30 June 2022

How to enter:

  1. Register / Sign in  OR scroll to the top of any page until you see the Register/Sign In buttons.
  2. Download your entry forms: in your account area, click 'Download entry forms'.
  3. Submit your entry forms: EMAIL your entry forms & supporting files to (Dropbox/WeTransfer etc accepted). Closing date: Mon 21 February 2022.
  4. Finalists: announced w/c 14 March 2022.
  5. Judging: Wed-Thurs 6-7 April 2022.
  6. Awards Ceremony: Thurs 30 June 2022.

Register to Enter

Any questions or need help? Contact the awards team on 0118 9207 205 or email Will Hunter
We wish you the best of luck & we hope you enjoy our awards!

We’re open to the whole construction & built environment sector but please make sure:
  1. Submissions relate to work primarily carried out during 2021 OR where most of the effort/impact took place in 2021.
  2. AND submissions relate to activities in London & the South East (project location, office location, direct impact felt etc): Greater London, Buckinghamshire, Berkshire, Hampshire, IOW, Kent, Oxfordshire, Surrey and Sussex. Entries from CIOB members in Jersey and Guernsey and serviced by the Southampton Hub are also considered eligible.


  • Please read ALL the guidance notes on the entry forms.
  • Understanding what the judges are looking for – not sure about some of the wording in the entry forms? Click here for explanations.
  • Entering multiple categories – you can enter your project, initiative, or organisation in more than one category BUT please tailor your entry.
  • Judging day: all presenting teams should keep the mornings of Wed-Thurs 6-7 April 2022 clear in their diaries.  Exact times TBA in March 2022.

Entry form guidance:

  • Entry form:  we only accept entries using the official entry form. We recommend converting your completed entry form from WORD to PDF.
  • Entries – word count: anything over the word count will not be scored. Appendices will not be considered.
  • Entries – supporting materials: supporting images, graphs, tables etc should be embedded within the document. Short captions added to images are not included in the word count. Links to short videos will be accepted. 
  • Images – we love images.
    • Include lower-resolution images in your entry form.
    • In addition, please send us up to 5 high-resolution images of your submission (the project, process, people & the results etc) & we will use these for promotional purposes. These will not form part of your submission for review by the judges.
  • Logos – please provide EPS files (or high-quality alternative file formats if not available) of any org/company that is to be credited.

Finer details:

  • Clients must be made aware in advance of any entries that refer to them and the judges may require evidence of client endorsement.
  • By entering our awards, you’ll be agreeing to allow SECBE & Constructing Excellence to promote your entry & any supporting materials across the UK.

Download a copy of these guidelines. Entry guidelines 2022.pdf

Don’t know where to start? Struggling to complete your entry forms? Check out our SECBE Awards 2022 - Top tips for entering.pdf

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