Dates for your Diary
Closing Date for Entry – Monday 5 March 2018
Finalists Announced – Tuesday 3 April 2018
Nominees Showcase – Tuesday 22 May 2018, 12.00 – 20.00 Peregrine Suite, Macdonald Aviemore Resort
Awards Ceremony & Dinner – Wednesday 23 May 2018, 18.30 – 00.00, Osprey Arena Macdonald Aviemore Resort

The Awards Ceremony
Dougie Vipond will present the awards during a special Awards Dinner at the Aquaculture UK 2018 Exhibition in Aviemore (, and will be preceded by a showcase day for all categories and nominees.

Tables and Tickets
Tables of 10 are available at £650 and individual tickets are £70. Your ticket includes entry to the awards dinner and presentations, a four course meal and entertainment on arrival. To join this evening of celebration please contact to reserve your place. Dress code Black Tie.


Aviemore village has a wide selection of accommodation from B & Bs, guest houses and 3 and 4 star hotels. Visit or your preferred accommodation web site.

For those choosing to stay further afield Aquaculture UK will be running a free shuttle service from Inverness airport to the venue. Click here to view the timetable.

Previous Winners
Congratulations to the winners in all 9 categories of the Scottish Marine Aquaculture Awards of 2015, click here to view.