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2020 Awards Ceremony


Due to the recent global outbreak of COVID-19 (Coronavirus), we have decided to postpone the 2020 BQF UK Excellence Awards ceremony until later this year in Autumn. We are currently deciding on a new date, and will update you as soon as we can with more information. Please read our response to COVID-19 here.

Please note entries for all award categories apart from the Leadership Awards are now CLOSED. You have until 30 April to enter the Leadership Awards.


The winners and finalists will come together at the UK Excellence Awards Ceremony at 8 Northumberland Avenue in London to celebrate their exceptional attributes, values and achievements. 

8 Northumberland Avenue is renowned for its mix of beautiful Victorian interior and inspiring use of event technologies. Completed and launched as the Hotel Victoria in 1887, the elegant building has some rich history, being one of the finest gems in the crown of the Gordon Hotels group.

Our UK Excellence Awards offer guests not only the opportunity to network but also to celebrate with over 400 professional and senior decision makers throughout the evening. As well as the ceremony itself, the night also offers an exclusive drinks reception and an awards after party.

This Black Tie event will bring together organisations from across the globe to celebrate their achievements in improving business operations and delivering excellence outcomes. We are also excited for our community of BQF members to come together at the ceremony, including our new individual members who will greatly benefit by learning, sharing and celebrating with the UK’s leading role model experts and organisations.



Ceremony package:

  • Sparking wine on arrival.
  • Networking reception.
  • Three course meal including petit fours and coffee.
  • Half a bottle of wine per person.
  • Awards ceremony.
  • Post awards entertainment.
  • Professional photographer throughout the evening.

£3,250 + VAT

Charities and not for profit organisations will qualify for a 10% discount.

£1,700 + VAT

Charities and not for profit organisations will qualify for a 10% discount.

£295 + VAT

Charities and not for profit organisations will qualify for a 10% discount.

Gold Plus members of BQF are entitled to a table of 10 as part of their membership package. You will be able to select this as an option when booking your table.


8 Northumberland Avennue is only a stone’s throw away from Trafalgar Square.

The venue is a short walk from Charing Cross station and Embankment station.

For information on how to get to 8 Northumberland Avenue please the official directions on the hotel website.


If you’re interested in becoming a sponsor for our 2020 Awards, visit the sponsorship page for more information.


Take a look at our outstanding winners and finalists from the 2019 UK Excellence Awards.


Have a question about our awards? Visit the FAQs page for more information.