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Entry & Shipping Deadlines 2018 (Competition Now Open)

Northern Hemisphere (Wine)

CountryGroup Shipping DeadlineFinal Entry & Delivery Deadline
Asia (except China) & Africa (except South Africa) 9th February Add to Calendar 27th February Add to Calendar
Europe & Russia (except countries below) 9th February Add to Calendar 28th February Add to Calendar
Canada 23rd February Add to Calendar 2nd March Add to Calendar
USA 16th February Add to Calendar 15th March Add to Calendar
Portugal 23rd February Add to Calendar 17th March Add to Calendar
Spain 2nd March Add to Calendar 28th March Add to Calendar
Germany, Austria & Switzerland 20th March Add to Calendar 6th April Add to Calendar
United Kingdom n/a 6th April Add to Calendar
Italy, Greece & Cyprus 6th April Add to Calendar 27th April Add to Calendar
France 13th April Add to Calendar 30th April Add to Calendar
Mexico n/a 27th July Add to Calendar
China n/a 31st August Add to Calendar

Southern Hemisphere (Wine)

CountryGroup Shipping DeadlineFinal Entry & Delivery Deadline
South Africa Please see below for more information 6th July Add to Calendar
Argentina n/a 27th July Add to Calendar
Central & South America (except Mexico & Argentina) 13th July Add to Calendar 27th July Add to Calendar
Australia 27th July Add to Calendar 10th August Add to Calendar
New Zealand 17th August Add to Calendar 31st August Add to Calendar

Spirits

CountryGroup Shipping DeadlineFinal Entry & Delivery Deadline
Croatia, Greece, Hungary, Romania 9th February Add to Calendar 18th May Add to Calendar
Japan 9th February Add to Calendar 18th May Add to Calendar
USA 16th February Add to Calendar 18th May Add to Calendar
Portugal & Canada 23rd February Add to Calendar 18th May Add to Calendar
Canada 23rd February Add to Calendar 18th May Add to Calendar
Spain 2nd March Add to Calendar 18th May Add to Calendar
Germany & Austria 20th March Add to Calendar 18th May Add to Calendar
France 23rd March Add to Calendar 18th May Add to Calendar
Spirits (all other countries) n/a 18th May Add to Calendar

Final Entry & Delivery deadline is when entries need to arrive at the Competition Cellars, if not being sent via a partner.

Shipping wine to South Africa?

All South Africa Wine entries (4 bottles per entry) must be sent to Vineyard Hotel, Colinton Road, Newlands, 7700, Cape Town, South Africa from 23rd June to 6th July. The deadline for online entries is July 6th.

If your South African wines are already in the UK, please send them to the Competition cellars.

All South African spirit entries must be sent directly to the UK.

Shipping wine from Argentina?

Please subscribe to our newsletter to receive more information about the shipping deadline.

Upcoming Deadlines

27 April

Italy, Greece & Cyprus Final Deadline

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30 April

France Final Deadline

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18 May

Spirits (all other countries) Final Deadline

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18 May

Germany & Austria Final Deadline

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Upcoming Events

24 April
27 Apr

ProWine Singapore 2018

Singapore

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30 April
02 May

WWM Chicago

Embassy Suites Downtown / Lakefront, Chicago

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21 May
23 May

London Wine Fair 2018

London, UK

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24 May
27 May

WWM Asia

Shangri-La Hotel, Singapore

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