Have you entered The BIG Awards yet?

Have you entered The BIG Awards yet?

The BIG Awards

You have six weeks left to enter the BIG Awards, and you’ve got to be in it to win it!

Simply complete a short application form and tell us what makes your garage stand out from the rest to be in with a chance of winning the independent sector’s most prestigious accolade, a trophy, huge prizes, and countless unique marketing opportunities for your business!

With 18 categories spanning all aspects of running a successful business in the independent garage sector, we have an award to recognise your achievements, no matter the size of your garage or how it excels.

All shortlisted garages will win two tickets to our one-of-a-kind awards evening, packed with entertainment, dining and dancing until the early hours, on Friday 22nd September 2023 at Leciester City Football Club.

So, what are you waiting for? Click here to enter now or discover the categories here:


  • Apprentice Programme of the Year
  • British Independent Garage of the Year
  • Business Improvement Award
  • Community Engagement Award
  • Consumer Choice Award
  • Customer Service Award
  • Digital Engagement Award
  • Diversity, Equality & Inclusion Award
  • Garage Equipment Provider of the Year
  • Garage Management System of the Year
  • Independent Used Car Retailer of the Year
  • Innovation Award
  • Large Independent Garage of the Year
  • Outstanding Achievement Award
  • Parts Supplier of the Year
  • Small Independent Garage of the Year
  • Specialist Garage of the Year
  • Training and Development Award

Click Here to Enter Your Garage!

Be quick – entries close on Tuesday 28th February at midnight.

About The BIG Awards

As the UK’s largest representative trade body for independent garages, we’re giving independents the recognition they deserve with awards truly created by the industry, for the industry. The BIG Awards are open to all and recognise garages across the length and breadth of Britain, with categories highlighting all areas that contribute to making the independent garage stand out from the crowd.

We have designed awards with meaning that garages can take pride in, as well as creating an incredible awards evening that’s welcoming and enjoyable for workshops and teams of all sizes. You won’t want to miss the industry night of the year! To book tickets to the BIG Awards 2023, please call 01788 225 908 or order online at bigawards2023.eventbrite.co.uk.

To find out what the judges are looking for in each category and enter your garage, visit:



Take a look at the photo gallery from last year’s fantastic awards evening here:

The BIG Awards 2022