Enter your building or nominate a building for the Cork Better Building Awards 2018
Save the date! A complimentary awards luncheon for those shortlisted will take place on October 19th at 2pm in The Metropole Hotel.


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 DevelopmentJudges Choice

Business Name (required)

Business Address (required)

Owner/Managers Name(required)

Email (required)

Telephone (required)

Please explain why your building or the building you are nominating should win in 50 words:

Visit www.corkbusiness.ie for more details, judging criteria and T&Cs
Closing date: 24th September
Email: info@corkbusiness.ie or Phone: (021) 427 8295

Following  your submission, please email a high resolution image of the exterior of your building to info@corkbusiness.ie. 

Include “Better Buildings 2018” in the subject line. 



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 impact of the building on the street-scape.

  • Heritage & Conservation Projects within the greater Cork City area 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 street-scape or landscape
Projects must have been completed in the past 5 years

Judges choice will be solely at their discretion.