The Shout Magazine (New Zealand)

Entries open for the New Zealand Beer Awards 2022

Entries are now open for the New Zealand Beer Awards 2022. Now in its 16th year, the Awards recognises excellence in the production of beer, and in the broader brewing industry.

If you’re interested in entering the NZBA, please read over the Entry Guide here. You may find it helpful to read the 2022 (US) Brewers Association Style Guidelines also.

Important Dates:
Online entries open: 25 May 2022
Online entries close: 17 June 2022
Send entries to GVI Logistics, Christchurch: 27 June – 1 July 2022
Judging: Riccarton Park, Christchurch 6-8 July 2022
Awards presentation functions: 21 July 2022

Online Entry Portal
For the second year, you will be using the online entry portal to submit your entries. Please read page 12 of the Entry Guide for helpful login information.

You can save and log out and back in at any time. If you need support using the entry portal, please email

Brewers Guild Members
Guild members receive a discounted rate to enter the NZBA (your Guild membership needs to be paid in full, or monthly payments need to be set up to access the discounted rate).

If you are a new Guild member, you will also need your Guild membership number. If you do not know your member number, you can request this via email on or after Tuesday 24th May.

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