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Entry to the 2019 Irish Tourism Industry Awards is open to all bona fide tourism businesses, operators, entrepreneurs, visitor attractions, organisations and events, which operate in Ireland and/or which promote Ireland to an overseas audience.

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The Irish Tourism Industry Awards operate in full compliance with The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) which came into effect on May 25th 2018.

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CLOSING DATE for entries is Wednesday, October 31 st 2018.

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Entries must be submitted online via www.irishtourismindustryawards.ie/categories-and-submissions/ using the specific form for each Category.

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Entries should be ca. 1,600 words.

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Maximum of 5 images can be uploaded per entry.

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Maximum of 3 external web links can be included per entry.

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Please refer to the Category Description and Judging Criteria when completing your entry.

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Entrants may enter a maximum of 2 categories, but each entry must be tailored to meet the criteria for both specific categories. ITIA reserve the right to re-assign an entry to another category if deemed more appropriate.

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All applications must be in English.

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There is no charge to enter the 2019 Irish Tourism Industry Awards.

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Only fully completed entries will be considered.

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Queries can only be sent to the 2019 Irish Tourism Industry Awards organisers by email at enquiries@irishtourismindustryawards.ie or via the online form www.irishtourismindustryawards.ie/contact/

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Applicants may not contact any individual members of the Judging Panel prior to the awards ceremony without the approval of the Judging Chairman. Written permission can be sought by completing the contact form on this website addressed to the Chair of the Judging Panel.

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Finalists will be notified by email by end of November 2018.

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By applying for the 2019 Irish Tourism Industry Awards, the Finalist agrees that a company representative of appropriate level will attend the awards ceremony in the Clayton Hotel Burlington Road, Dublin.

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Every entry must specify an individual with contact details (Organisation, telephone, email) who may be contacted if necessary by the Irish Tourism Industry Confederation (ITIC) on behalf of the Organising Committee.

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CLOSING DATE for entries is Wednesday, October 31 st 2018.