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COLBA23 has now taken place.

Thursday 4th July 2024
Sefton Park Palm House, Liverpool

City of Liverpool Business Awards

The City of Liverpool Business Awards (COLBA) was established by Downtown Liverpool way back in 2004 to acknowledge and celebrate companies and entrepreneurs that have made a successful and significant contribution to economic growth in the city region.

With a limited number of tickets available for this exclusive ceremony at The Sefton Park Palm House, the sell-out event attracts entrepreneurs, business leaders, academics, and decision makers.


#COLBA24. Book your tickets today.

Voting for COLBA23 is now closed.

If you are interested in attending #COLBA24 contact for further information, fill in the form below or call 0844 755 0127.

If you are interested in joining us for COLBA24 please select an option to allow us to deal with your enquiry in the most efficient manner possible.

What are the Livercool 2022 categories?


Nomination Form

Voting for COLBA23 is now closed.

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Who are the #COLBA24 categories?

A business that is 3 years old or younger that has burst onto the scene and has been making a big impact on the business world?

What business goes above and beyond to look after their staff? Do they have a Health and Wellbeing Programme in place, clear routes for job progression or simply create a great environment for them to work in.

Which legal firm has impressed you most during the past twelve months?

Which financial services firm has impressed you most during the past twelve months?

Who is the best out there at spotting talent?

The tech, digital and creative sector is booming across the region, but who stands out from the crowd?

Who cuts through the noise and gets their clients noticed best?

We are spoilt for choice in our great city but who is your go to whether it be for business event or family celebration?

Whether it be a corporate event or bed for the night, what hotel stands out from the rest?

Who from the world of property has stood out from the crowd?

Who simply stood out from the rest?

Contribution to Liverpool Award 2023
Chief Executive Award 2023
Chairs Award 2023
Liverpool BID Company Award 2023

What are the Livercool 2022 categories?

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No, you will not need to show a ticket on the evening.

The Venue is The Sefton Park Palm House. 

The Palm House is located in Sefton Park, Liverpool L17 1AP.

Further information is available via

The dresscode is black tie and ball gowns.

Women’s dress codes explained.

The event starts from 6.30pm with networking in the reception area. Entrance to the room will begin around 7.20pm.

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