This new award celebrates the most impressive group of employees to have spun out of the public sector into an employee-led mutual - at least two year ago - and who can evidence how their employee owned status is improving performance within their business and the lasting and positive impact they are achieving in the communities they serve or the wider society.

Log in or register and get your application started, but see below our judges top tips for things to include when telling your business’ story:

Judges top tips:

“As well as sharing your business financial success be clear about how your mission and governance helps to drive positive impacts for your employees, service users and key stakeholder and any wider reaching impacts in the community.”