Modern Barber Awards 2023: Everything you need to know

The Modern Barber Awards are back for 2023 and bigger than ever before! This year, the awards are happening on one unmissable evening on Sunday 15 October.

While entries for the awards are now closed, there’s still time to purchase a ticket to attend the event. Your ticket to the Modern Barber Awards 2023 includes canapés, drink tokens and 1 day entry to Salon International (Sunday 15 or Monday 16 October) at ExCeL London. Just click here.

What are the Modern Barber Awards?

The Modern Barber Awards, is your industry’s only dedicated awards. It’s a chance for you to celebrate both your creative and your commercial successes.

When and where?

The Modern Barber Awards will take place on Sunday 15 October at Omeara in London, commencing from 7:30pm.

Entries are now CLOSED.

The Categories

Best Business Leader sponsored by Captain Fawcett

Best Team sponsored by Vagaro

Best Training sponsored by American Crew

Best Client Experience sponsored by NHBF

Best Shop Interior

Best Apprentice sponsored by Andis

Community Hero sponsored by Murdock

Best Photographic Image sponsored by STMNT

Best All Round Barber sponsored by Denman

Modern Barber Awards 2023 Tickets

You can purchase tickets here – just be sure to click on the ‘Modern Barber Awards’ tab. See you there!

Modern Barber Awards FAQs

What is the last date to get my entry submitted?

  • Entries are now CLOSED.

Can I post a hard copy of my entry?

  • No – ALL entries must be submitted online

What are the eligibility dates for entry?

  • Entrants eligible for consideration must have been opened before 5th May 2023. Find out more on how to submit your entry.

Do I have to pay to enter?

  • No, there is no charge to enter the awards. However, all shortlisted finalists are expected to send a representative to the awards night, held in London on the 15th October 2023
  • Tickets will be available to purchase nearer the time
  • Those attending will need to pay for and make their own arrangements for accommodation and/or travel

Do you have hotel recommendations or booking service?

  • To assist you with your travel arrangements, we have arranged a FREE accommodation and travel booking service with Jigsaw Conferences Ltd, who have arranged an allocation of rooms to be held at hotels near the venue, however if you have a preferred hotel please let Jigsaw know and they will negotiate the best rate for your stay. Rates are only available if booked via Jigsaw online or by calling +44 (0)20 8945 5030, please book early to avoid any disappointment

Can I enter more than one category?

  • You may enter more than one category. However, you cannot enter any category more than once
  • If entering more than one category, please ensure you have submitted each separate entry and they are in the transactions section of your account. Make sure each entry is unique in its content. The judges can become familiar with repeated entries

Can I submit more than one entry under the same account login?

  • Yes, one account can be created for multiple entries including entries for different Shops/Entrants
  • Please ensure the correct details for the entrant are completed on the entry form

Do I need to complete the online entry form and submit straight away?

  • No – the entry form can be saved by clicking ‘Save for Later’ and returned to at any point by logging back in and selecting ‘Saved Items’
  • Any associated imagery submitted as part of your entry must be cleared for use in Modern Barber magazine and all its associated digital products, social media and web. M Squared Media assumes rights are released by the entrant and takes no responsibility for any copyright issues

Is there a word limit on the answers?

  • Only on select questions. To view the word limits select enter now on the category you wish to enter then login or create an account. You will be directed to the online entry form showing the question and answer fields


With thanks to our sponsors:

Modern Barber Awards Sponsors 2023