1. Entries and the intellectual property of the entrants will be treated in the strictest confidence.
  2. Business must be operating in KwaZulu-Natal.
  3. Entries will be judged in stages by an independent and impartial panel of judges. The initial stage will be based on a written submission from which the shortlisted companies will be chosen. Trade and Investment KwaZulu Natal (TIKZN), as the organisers of the event, reserves the right to conduct site visits and verification of documents.
  4. The award winners will be announced at the KwaZulu-Natal Investor Awards 2019 Gala Dinner to be held on the 12th September 2019 at the Durban International Convention Centre. Shortlisted companies will be requested to participate in pre- and post-event publicity. TIKZN reserves the rights for all publicity and marketing information.
  5. Applicants must be authorised to enter their organisation into the awards programme.
  6. Entries should preferably be in typed format on the prescribed online application form.
  7. All entries will be acknowledged on receipt. The information included in entries will become the property of TIKZN. Entries will not be returned.
  8. The organisers reserve the right to withdraw an award from any applicant that supplies false information within their entry.
  9. The Award is held on an annual basis and only the Investor of the year ‘floating’ trophy is returnable to TIKZN at a stipulated date prior to the next event.
  10. The closing date for entries is 09 August 2019 at 16h00.
  11. The judges’ decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into.
  12. By registering and completing an entry for the awards you agree to these terms and conditions.

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