FAQ – Voting

Who can vote?

Voting is open to all members of the UKBlues Federation and to anyone who has successfully registered to vote in the FORM UKBlues Awards.

If you haven’t registered yet, click here: Register

My wife / husband / partner and I share one email address. How can they vote?

Only one vote is allowed per email address.

If your wife / husband / partner wishes to vote they would need to acquire their own email address.

My wife / husband / partner and I share one computer. How can they vote?

As long as they have their own email address, it does not matter which computer they register/cast their vote from.

What Is The Password Structure?

Your password must be a minimum of 8 characters and contain at least one lowercase letter, one capital letter and one number.

Why do you require all the information on the registration page?

The information is required to ensure the integrity of the FORM UKBlues Awards process, and will not be used for any other purpose.

The voting system records your IP address and other information as a security procedure to protect against multiple voting.

Only one vote per person per category will be accepted 

Security procedures are in place to guard against multiple voting.

Please note if multiple registrations from one source are detected, all votes from that source will be disallowed.

What if I have forgotten my username?

Send an email to newusername@ukbluesawards.com

What if I have forgotten my password?

Send an email to newpassword@ukbluesawards.com

What are the criteria for selecting the nominees for each category?

All categories and criteria for nomination are listed on the FORM UKBlues Awards Rules page here: Rules

What if I don’t want to vote for any of the nominees in a specific category?

Just don’t vote for that category – all categories are optional.

What is the deadline for voting?

Votes may only be cast between 00:01 am 1st February 2018 and 11:59 pm 28th February 2018.

Votes received after the voting period closes – i.e. 23.59 on 28th February 2018 – will be declared invalid and disallowed.