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The Queen’s Awards for Enterprise

The Queen’s Awards for Enterprise are for outstanding achievement by UK businesses in the categories of:

  • innovation
  • International trade
  • sustainable development
  • promoting opportunity through social mobility
Find out if your business is eligible


What happens if your company wins

If you win you’ll be:

  • invited to a Royal reception
  • presented with the award at your company by one of The Queen’s representatives, a Lord-Lieutenant
  • able to fly The Queen’s Awards flag at your main office, and use the emblem on your marketing materials (for example, on your packaging, advertisements, stationery and website)
  • given a Grant of Appointment (an official certificate) and a commemorative crystal trophy

The awards are valid for 5 years. Find out when winners are announced.


Winners have reported benefiting from worldwide recognition, increased commercial value, greater press coverage and a boost to staff morale. View details of previous Queen’s Awards winners. For more information, click here.

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