Register your nursery

Why you should register...

Your chance to shine.

The NDNA Nursery Awards are the only awards voted for by parents, but we need you too.

Boost team morale

Share the amazing comments on the nomination forms with your staff to show their hard work is appreciated by the parents and carers who use the nursery.

Enhance your marketing

It's all in the word of mouth. Get permission to use the comments on your website or nursery brochure to help promote your nursery to prospective mums and dads.

Increased publicity

If your nursery goes on to be shortlisted or win an award, it's a great opportunity to receive free publicity in national and local press!

A great night out!

Let your hair down at the awards ceremony with a three course meal, music and dancing. Click here to read more

How do we pick our winners?

Each year our judging panel considers the following when choosing our winners.

Your nursery submission
Parent comments

Please note: Parent comments and votes are only eligible in our public voting awards.


Nursery of the Year Award

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Practitioner of the Year Award

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Healthy Nursery of the Year Award

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Nurseries - enter these awards by telling us why you should win

Innovative Practice Award

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Manager of the Year Award

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SENDCO of the Year Award

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Team development Award

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Supporting Staff Well-being Award

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Nominate a special person or group for an award.

Outstanding Contribution Award

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Outstanding Network Award

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Fill in your details below to get started.

Once registered, you can login to upload supporting documents, manage the awards you have entered, enter additional awards and view your votes.

Please note only one registration per nursery is allowed.

All fields marked with * are required

Your Nursery's Details

The awards are open to NDNA members only. To join NDNA go to
If you are unsure of your region then please read our terms

Now tell us all of the awards you would like to be considered for.

To find out more about what we are looking for from our entrants, see the criteria for all awards here.

Tell us a little more about your nursery.

Now create a password so you can login, upload further info (if required), check the votes you've received and read parents comments.

Your password must be a minimum of 7 characters.

For security please enter the following characters in the field provided below.

Finally please confirm your details & agree to the terms and conditions.

What happens next...

Once you click submit, an email will be sent to the email address you provided. Please click the validation link to confirm your submission. You will then be fully registered and eligible to receive votes

Supported by

Bambini Recruitment
Christie & Co
Morgan La Roche


National Day Nurseries Association
National Early Years Enterprise Centre
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