FAQ's


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Dust off the shelves! In-store assessments will take place from the 30th of April until the 30th of May. Panel assessments start on the 30th of May through until the 9th of July.

Finalists will be called from the 1st of June - so keep your phones off silent! If you are a Finalist, you'll be invited to the Retail NZ Summit & Awards Gala Dinner on the 23rd of July (which takes place at the conclusion of the Retail NZ Summit) and will be provided two complimentary tickets. Be sure to keep an eye on your emails, as we'll send you updates about the next steps in the lead up to the big night.

The Awards Night will take place on the 23rd of July at the SkyCity Convention Centre in Auckland. The Awards Night is the conclusion of the Retail NZ Summit & Small & Medium Retailers' Forum.

Join us for an evening of celebration. Mix and mingle with like-minded retailers and celebrate success with the Award Winners as they are announced. Bring the team, and enjoy an evening of dinner, drinks and dancing. You can find out all the details about the Retail NZ Awards Night here.

Come one, come all - either book a seat or book your table if you are bringing your team.

People's Choice voting opens on the 30th of April. Look out for emails from us, we'll be telling you how to get your customers to show you some love!

If you're a Retail NZ member, it's only $75+gst per category. For non-members, it's $150+gst per category.

Entries close on the 18th of April - but if you're lucky we may be able to offer you an extension, so just let us know if you might need more time.

Get in touch with our friendly team by email, awards@retail.kiwi or phone 0800 472 472.