If you would like to take part in our competitions you can download the full competition rules and entry forms below: The rules include the details of your regional area competitions and the competition director's contact details
To support colleges and training providers during the pandemic we have decided that all our area competitions will be by photographic entry for 2021.
We have also reduced the entry fee for 2021. All the competitions are open to students enrolled on core programmes for Hairdressing, Barbering, Beauty Therapy or Media Hair & Make-up, Nail services at an accredited centre.
We have taken the decision to allow unlimited entries for each competition category. To submit your entries, you must be a current member on the 22nd February 2021.
Entries will be accepted from 22nd February to 5th April, there are no limits to the number of entries for each competition.
All entries will be judged by a panel of experts week beginning 25th April 2021 and finalists will be notified on 29th/30th April 2021.
Area & National Final Competition Rules
The regional area heat and national competitions use the same set of rules and timings for these competition categories.
Read these carefully for the details in each competition.
NB - you are required to have current memberships to enter competitions
Direct Entry Competition Rules
Check out the Direct Entry competition categories, there are a variety and some new and exciting categories each year.
Direct Entry competition categories are only hosted at the National Final Event: details on the full compeition rules.
For competitors who wish to prepare or enter the UK Skills Competitions:
See details on individual rules