Each category in the British Sandwich Designer of the Year is a competition in its own right and has a specified sponsor’s product.

Contestants are asked to submit one recipe in a minimum of three categories and in each case, the recipes are required to showcase the sponsor's product, together with other complimentary ingredients of their choice, making a creative, innovative and commercially viable sandwich. Contestants may enter all six categories, submitting a maximum of two recipes in each category.

This year's competition categories are:

Please register your interest by 18th December 2017 by emailing your name, company address and telephone number to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to receive free samples of the nominated sponsors’ products.

Sponsor samples will be sent early in the New Year and you will be invited to submit your recipes shortly after receiving the samples. The closing date for recipe submission is 7th February 2018.