Do I have to wait for someone to nominate me/my business or do I enter myself/my business? 

If you wish to enter the 2021 Carillon Business Awards Powered by Kelso Electrical, you can either self-nominate, or wait until entries open and complete an entry form. If you are nominated by someone else, you will receive and email notification to confirm the nomination and tell you how to enter.


Can I enter multiple categories?

Yes you can enter as many categories as you like. Read the category descriptions to see which categories are right for your business!


How is it judged?

The awards are judged by the submission you supply. The people’s choice categories are judged by the general public, through online voting only, only one vote per IP address is counted.


Who are the judges?

The judges range from various fields of expertise, they are not based in Bathurst and have no affiliation to the Bathurst Business Chamber or any of our suppliers or sponsors. The judges can change from year to year, some are even located interstate.


Who is this year’s charity?

This year the Carillon Business Awards Powered by Kelso Electrical will support the fundraising efforts of a Veritas House. Fundraising will be completed from the launch, up until the Gala Night.


Do I need to advertise to win?

How you decide to market your business is entirely up to yourself and your marketing budget. Local media agencies have no sway in the voting process.


Have any other questions?

Don’t hesitate to contact the Bathurst Business Chamber on 0400 462 789 or by emailing