Realise how extraordinary you are.

Set up your username and password here and use our online entry system to build your application.

Your application will be made up of three sections as laid out below.


This is where you register your details.  We will ask you for:

  • Your name
  • Company
  • Job title
  • Email address
  • Home address
  • Phone number
  • Twitter Handle
  • How you heard about CMYA
  • And you will set up a password


We will ask you to provide:

  • Details of your nominator – this person will be your supporter through the process; usually it is your line manager or client
  • Details of your referee – this is usually your client or architect
  • Your personal statement – you have 250 words to talk about your skills, experience and values


This is where you give details of your project and formulate your project report. You will be asked for details on your project by providing a response to the following questions. Unless stated the word limit to each question is 600 words. You will be able to upload supporting documents as required.

Fields to be completed are listed below:

  • Name of Project
  • Client
  • Final name of building
  • Project address
  • Project postcode
  • Outline description of project
  • Form of contract
  • Tender value and then final value of contract
  • Start & completion dates in tender, and then actual start & completion dates

You will then be asked to complete the following details for form a project report:

The information you provide below should allow the judging panel to gain an overall view of the project and your level of responsibility.
You must complete all sections of the report by the end the day of 12th March 2018 in order for your entry to be valid.
You can upload supporting information and examples as separate files.  
Please include a series of project photographs from inception to completion and where possible a reference from your client.
Explain your involvement within the pre-contract phase of the project?
Explain your position within the organisation of the team pre-contract, including your position within the team. Please include tender information if available and an organisation chart.
Explain how you were involved in the programming of the project inclusive of construction programming? Include examples and construction programmes.
How did you manage innovation and value engineering? Explain some of the issues and initiatives. Provide examples where applicable.
How were your relationships with the external project team, including client and consultants?
Explain the technical difficulties that you came across whilst on the project.  Were there any design management processes that were required through the build?
Did you control the financial elements of the project? Please include cash flow charts and financial information where possible.
How did you manage the quality of the project and the practical completion?
Explain your health, safety and welfare on site, including RIDDOR statistics.  Provide examples where applicable.
Did you make any impact on the local area, including sustainability initiatives both onsite and within the local environment?
Explain the biggest challenge that you face on this project.
Why do you feel you should be Construction Manager of the Year? (max 100 words)