Enter your building or nominate a building for the Cork Better Building Awards 2016
Save the date! A complimentary awards luncheon for those shortlisted will take place on November 11 at 2pm.
Details to follow.


Please tick the category you wish to enter – you may select more than one category once relevant.

Best in RetailBest in Heritage & ConservationBest in Café / RestaurantBest in Pub FrontBest in Commercial Business Frontage (excl. retail)Best in Tourism, Arts & AccommodationBest New DevelopmentPeople’s Choice

Business Name (required)

Business Address (required)

Owner/Managers Name(required)

Email (required)

Telephone (required)

Please explain why your building should win in 50 words:

Visit www.corkbusiness.ie for more details, judging criteria and T&Cs
Closing date: 14 October
Email: info@corkbusiness.ie or Phone: (021) 427 8295


Judging Criteria Guidelines:
All categories will be judged on the design, maintenance & presentation of the overall building frontage, noting signage, pavement litter, planting, etc. as well as the impace of the building on the streetscape.

  • The Peoples Choice award: this category is for the general public who can nominate any building of their choice in Cork.
  • Heritage & Conservation Projects within the Cork City boundary are eligible to enter
  • New developments must have been completed within the past 3 years, developments in Cork’s suburbs are eligible to apply
  • Those who entered last year are permitted to re-enter

The Heritage & Conservation Category will consider:
Restoration of historic buildings & structures of historic importance
Adaptation of historic buildings & structures of heritage value for contemporary use
Integration of newly-designed structures into existing streetscape or landscape
Projects must have been completed in the past 5 years